Passenger car

Recall published
2006-10-16
Brand
Product title
Passenger car
Intercooler outlet pipe in Suzuki Grand Vitara Turbodiesel 1.9
Product description
The recall concerns vehicles with chassis numbers from JSAJTA44V00107438 to JSAJTA44V00201289 (3D) and from JSAJTD44V00106868 to JSAJTD44V00205350 (5D).
Risk
Due to the improper design of the intercooler outlet pipe and insufficient tightening of the intercooler inlet hose clump, they could slip off and cause the improper ratio of air/fuel mixture. The above condition may cause excessive deposition of carbon particulate in DPF (Diesel Particulate Filter) system that could burn up and result in the overheating or melting of DPF. In the worst case, DPF may catch fire.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the importer.
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Suzuki Grand Vitara Turbodiesel 1.9
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Fire
Country of origin
Japan
RAPEX Reference
0681/06
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Greece

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