Illustrative photo | source Citroen
Published on 15. 02. 2021
The gas generator of the driver and/or front-seat passenger airbag could be defective.
This may result in uncontrolled inflation and the release of metal fragments when the airbag is activated, causing injury to the occupants of the vehicle.
The Citroen C3 models affected by this recall were manufactured between 2 September 2009 and 12 April 2017.
Citroen recall code: GYY
Affected models: C3, C4, DS3, DS4, DS5
Vehicle numbers: 9 048
Source: Rapex Alert 6/2021 A12/00148/21
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 Citroen 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
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. First published in the Weekly overview reports of RAPEX
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.