Illustrative photo | source Bentley
Published on 01. 08. 2021
The nut on the eccentric bolt on the lower lever arm of the rear axle may break due to corrosion. As a result, the rear axle could move suddenly and uncontrollably in the wrong direction at high speeds, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Bentley Bentayga vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 4 and 14 December 2020.
Bentley recall code: RE21/17
Affected models: Bentayga
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 444
Source: Rapex Alert 30/2021 A12/01116/21
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type.
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 Bentley 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.
Check the vehicle's history
UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.