Passenger car/ camper van T5

Recall published
2012-01-30
Brand
Product title
Passenger car/ camper van T5
Product description
Passenger car/ camper van
Risk
There is a possibility that the engine fan-control device is not completely sealed. Penetrating damp and corrosion can mean that, even without being ignited, the engine fan will run until the battery is completely flat. In the worst-case scenario, this can lead to a vehicle fire.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Type 7HC, Multivan Caravelle, EC type approval e1*2001/116*0220*
Type: 7HMA, Camper/California, EC type approval e1*2001/116*0289*
Type: 7J0, Transporter, ABE No L225
The vehicles in question were manufactured between 2004 and 2006 with the following vehicle identification numbers:
WV****7H*3H000141 – WV****7H*7H027827 WV****7J*4X000874 – WV****7J*6X035396
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
0175/12
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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