21 car recalls for 35 models of 10 brands in May 2020

In May 2020, 21 recalls were announced which affected 35 models of 10 brands.

Four recalls were issued by Audi and Peugeot, while three by Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen. BMW announced two actions. At least one recall was reported by Bentley, Citroën (DS), McLaren and Opel.

The main reasons for recall:
Fire – Audi, McLaren, Peugeot
Suspension – Audi, DS, Peugeot
Brakes – Mercedes, Volkswagen
Steering – Opel, Peugeot
Airbags – Bentley, BMW

We have summed up all the EU Rapex recalls in our regular weekly reports – see below. A comprehensive table is available at the end of this article.

Other articles published @ Car-Recalls.eu in May:

Weekly Overviews

Recalls in May 2020

AudiA62019 – 2020Seats
AudiTT2014 – 2019Fire
AudiA4, A5, A6, A7, Q52017 – 2020Fire
BMW3 Series, 8/M8, X4/X4M, X3/X3M2019 – 2020Seatbelts
BMW1 Series, 2 Gran Coupe2020Airbag
CitroënJumpy, Spacetourer2016 – 2019Fuel leak
DSDS7-Crossback2019 – 2020Suspension
Mercedes-BenzSprinter2017 – 2020Brakes
Mercedes-BenzVito2019 – 2020Seats
Mercedes-BenzGLE, GLS2019Bodywork
McLarenGT, Senna, 570GT, 720s2016 – 2020Fire
OpelCorsa2019 – 2020Steering
PeugeotExpert, Traveller2016 – 2019Fire
Peugeot3008, 5082019 – 2020Suspension
VolkswagenTiguan2015 – 2019Spoiler
VolkswagenArteon, Passat2018 – 2019Brakes
VolkswagenT62019 – 2020Door Locks


About the Author

Roman Beránek

Czech independent motoring journalist, ex-editor of CNC's Auto.cz website, former host of the Czech Radio's and CzechTV's "Automotorevue" show. He founded the car-recalls.eu website in 2016 to make car owners better informed and to help to improve road safety.

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