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Saturday, 27 August 2016

UK RECALL #1 - Vauxhall recalls certain Mokka Models for possible water penetration that affects the electronic brake.

Vehicle Details

Reference :R/2016/140
Manufacturer Ref :16-C-047 
Make:VAUXHALL
Model :Mokka
Launch Date :01/07/2016
Numbers Involved :2143
Build Start Date :29/04/2015
Build End Date :27/11/2015 

Recall Details

Concern :RISK OF FIRE
Description :Water may penetrate into the Electronic Brake Control Module (EBCM) connector. In the worst case, water can enter the EBCM, where a short circuit may lead to a risk of fire. Warning before the fire element could occur is: flashing warning lamp which will give sufficient warning for the vehicle to be parked safely or, if nearby, taken to the dealership for repair.
Remedial Action :Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected and check if the water cowl fastening clip correctly seals the water channel and that proper sealing of the EBCM connector is ensured. If necessary the EBCM and/or the hydraulic modulator will be replaced.
Vehicle Id :F4215634 to G4086992

Other Vehicles Affected (Click the vehicle to perform an extended search)

  • VAUXHALL - MOKKA