Several Peugeot, Opel and Citroën cars withdrawn due to serious breakdowns

Some models are subject to this procedure at the European level since last Friday. Several defects appeared at the level of the brakes or the fuel reserve.

A “consumer reminder” as rare as it is worrying. Although the government platform regularly publishes advertisements about potentially contaminated food products, here is launching a massive recall of several car models that pose fire or accident risks due to faulty cables or brakes. Three vehicle brands are targeted: Peugeot, Citroën and Opel. For the first, three cars are subject to withdrawal. First the Expert Y Travellers, manufactured between January 20 and 28 and between March 17 and April 30. In question ? Faulty wiring that can cause a fire. Peugeot 2008s assembled in the spring of 2022 are also being recalled for the same technical concern. Finally, other vehicles, such as the 208 produced between August and November 2021, they are being targeted after a problem with the fuel reserve.

As for Peugeot, several ranges are examined: the models Scary Y space tourer manufactured between January 20 and 28 and recalled due to a possibly defective rear brake. Just like Opel cars Vivaro C, Zafira Life, affected by the same problem and also produced at the beginning of the year. Owners of these recent cars should contact their dealer. For all these vehicles, an identification number and a Rapex alert number, – from a European information exchange system -, are indicated on the site “Reminder Conso”. A few days ago, the Tesla brand had to recall more than a million cars in the United States due to a safety malfunction.

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