Passenger car – steering column

Recall published
2008-01-14
Brand
Product title
Passenger car – steering column
Product description
The recall concerns vehicles with left hand drive, with chassis numbers from 128680 to 157545, from 1110399 to 1138196, single chassis numbers 24265 – 117935 – 121759 –1062184 – 1498344 (produced in Melfi plant) and from 105778 to 169447, from 1078325 to 1156208, from 2000001 to 2009229 and single chassis number 98964 (produced in Mirafiori plant).
Risk
The product poses a risk of injuries because on some vehicles the counter bore of the upper section of the steering column, at the connection to the universal joints, may not have been carried out correctly. Consequently, the steering function may be lost.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Passenger cars, models Grande Punto and Grande Punto VAN (Campaign 5252).
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Italy
RAPEX Reference
0051/08
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Greece

Know a friend who's using this? Share!