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Saturday, 3 September 2016

UK RECALL #26 - The 3.0 Litre Diesel engined F-Pace from Jaguar is being recalled due to possible incorrect Cables.

Vehicle Details

Reference :R/2016/154
Manufacturer Ref :J075 
Make:JAGUAR
Model :F-PACE 3.0L Diesel vehicles
Launch Date :18/08/2016
Numbers Involved :142
Build Start Date :03/03/2016
Build End Date :15/06/2016 

Recall Details

Concern :RISK OF FIRE
Description :The starter motor cable may be incorrect in the 3.0L diesel engine specification vehicles. As a result, it can contact the right hand engine mounting and abrade the insulation and expose the wires. The driver should notice warning lamps, engine stalling, melting of plastic components and smoke from under the bonnet. In extreme circumstances a fire could develop.
Remedial Action :Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to check the condition and routing of the starter motor cable. Where necessary the cable will be replaced and/or the cable rerouted.
Vehicle Id :SADCA2BK4HA048700 to SADCA2AK4HA057897

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

  • JAGUAR - F-PACE