Illustrative photo | source Citroen

Citroen C8 (2012 – 2014)

Published on 27 November 2015

In the case of negative exterior temperatures, and after repeated activation of the fuel heater, an electric connection on the cover of the fuel heater can overheat. This can cause the cover to melt, allowing air to enter the fuel system which could lead to stalling of the engine and loss of control of the car.

The recall affects vehicles produced between 3. 9. 2012 – 25. 6. 2014 with 2.0L HDi diesel engine.

Source: Alert A12/1484/15


Is my car affected?

Type of alert
Production period3. 9. 2012 - 25. 6. 2014
Type/number of modelC4 Picasso, C4-DS4, C5, C8, DS5, Jumpy
Country of originFrance
Alert submitted byMalta
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex2015-11-27 20:02:32

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

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.

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