Passenger cars - model Chevrolet Captiva

Recall published
2007-11-19
Brand
Product title
Passenger cars - model Chevrolet Captiva
Product description
Worldwide 12 876 vehicles (2006 to 2008 model), including 3 605 in Germany, are affected by the non-vehicle-related problem. The part number of the 16" steel wheel-rim in question is 96 626 210. The operation is being conducted under Code OSB07-2E-056 and information is available from dealers.
Risk
The product poses a risk of injuries because on vehicles with steel wheel-rims, wheel nuts may work loose, causing cracks in the surface of the wheel disc. Tests showed that this damage is caused by rims that do not lie flat on the hub.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Type: KLAC, EC type approval e4*2001/116*0113*00*.
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
Germany
RAPEX Reference
1238/07
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Germany

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