Passenger car - Altea and Toledo

Recall published
Product title
Passenger car - Altea and Toledo
Product description
Passenger cars manufactured between 1 December 2006 and 21 December 2007. The chassis numbers (VINs) concerned are in the following ranges:VSS ZZZ 5PZ7R023900 to VSS ZZZ 5PZ7R077059VSS ZZZ 5PZ7Z 000231 to VSS ZZZ 5PZ7Z 000233VSS ZZZ 5PZ8R 000021 to VSS ZZZ 5PZ8R 043888VSS ZZZ 5PZ8Z 000001 to VSS ZZZ 5PZ8Z 000132
The product poses a risk of fire because the earthing wire for the electric heating element of the additional air heating can be incorrectly screwed into place. An incorrectly secured earthing wire may cause overheating (the wire overheats in the cable connection area) and, in the worst-case scenario, it may set the vehicle on fire.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Altea and Toledo with diesel engine and without stationary heating.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Country of origin
RAPEX Reference
Risk level
Products with serious risks
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