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Aston Martin Vantage (2016 – 2019)

Published on 21. 10. 2020

Problem description:

The two locking nuts on the front seat airbag may not have been tightened to the correct torque.

If the fixings are too loose, the airbag may not deploy correctly, increasing the risk of injury in the event of an accident.

The Aston Martin DB11 V12 Coupe, DB11 V8 Coupe, DB 11 V8 Volante, DBS Superleggera, Vantage models affected by this recall were manufactured between 17 August 2016 and 8 May 2019.

Aston Martin recall code: RA-01-1418

Source: Rapex Alert 42/2020 A12/01360/20

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Type of alert Serious
Make Aston-Martin
Model V8-Vantage
Production period 17. 8. 2016 - 8. 5. 2019
Risk Injury
Type/number of model e11*2007/46*3421*01*02 e9*2007/46*6619*00*00 e11*2007/46*3421*00*01 e5*2007/46*0079*02*02 e11*2007/46*3421*03*04e9*KS07/46*6716*01*01 e9*2007/46*6619*01*01 e11*2007/46*3421*00*00 e5*2007/46*0079*03*03
Country of origin United Kingdom
Alert submitted by United Kingdom
Products were found and measures were taken also in see the source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users
Published by Rapex 20201016

What the owner should do?

If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Aston Martin dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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