The group Stellantis faces significant safety issues with several models of its Peugeot, Citroën and Opel brands. Problems that could lead to serious incidents that will require the implementation of a recall campaign, reported since September 23 on the site drink reminder government dedicated to recall campaigns. There are three different safety problems: one concerns the brakes, with the risk of the vehicle’s rear axle braking system malfunctioning, which could lead to a loss of braking efficiency and therefore lead to an accident. The second refers exclusively to Peugeot models and can cause a fire due to a faulty wiring network on Expert, Traveler, 208 and 2008. Or, due to a poorly placed fuel line, cause a fuel leak and potentially a fire. also.
The risk related to the brakes affects Opel Vivaro and Zafira Life manufactured between January 20 and 28, 2022 with serial numbers e2*2007/46*0532*17 and e2*2007/46*0532*19, but also the Citroëns Jumpy and Spacetourer (serial numbers e2*2007/46*0530*17 and e2*2007/46*0530*19) as well as the Peugeot Expert and Traveler manufactured on the same dates and with the same serial numbers. series than in Opel. The wiring-related fire problem affects Peugeot 208, 2008, Expert and Traveler manufactured between March 17 and April 30, 2022 with serial numbers e2*2007/46*0532*18, e2*2007/ 46*0533*20, e2*2007 /46*0639*18. Finally, the fire problem related to the fuel line only affects Peugeot 208s manufactured between July 5, 2021 and November 23, 2021 with serial numbers e2*2007/46*0639*14, e2* 2007/46 *0639*15, e2* 2007/46*0639*16, e2*2007/46*0639**17.
Peugeot, Opel and Citroën will contact affected owners individually, but given the seriousness of the issues in question, you should not wait if you are one of the customers driving the units that may exhibit these defects.