Passenger car - Fox

Recall published
2007-01-29
Brand
Product title
Passenger car - Fox
Product description
Risk
This product poses a risk of injury because inadequate surface coating, corrosion and salt can result in increased friction in the bonnet latch. If the bonnet is opened and closed frequently, the latch may become bent. 24 accidents (opening of bonnet) have been reported worldwide. No one has been injured.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Corrective actions taken by the manufacturer <br />Measures ordered by public authorities: Corrective actions taken by the manufacturer
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Vehicle type: 5Z
EC type-approval: e1*2001/116*0301*00-02. The vehicles concerned are of the model years 2005 to 2007 and have vehicle identification numbers in the following ranges:
WVW***5Z*54004631
WVW***5Z*54073923,
WVW***5Z*60000001
WVW***5Z*60043340,
WVW***5Z*64000001
WVW***5Z*64214091,
WVW***5Z*70000001
WVW***5Z*70007367,
WVW***5Z*74000001
WVW***5Z*74043936.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
0123/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Germany

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