Published on 18. 08. 2021
The teeth of the timing belt may wear off prematurely due to excessive dynamic tension in dusty conditions. As a result, the engine may stall at high engine speeds and not being able to restart, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Citroen DS5 vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 22 July 2015 and 26 July 2017.
Citroen recall code: HQX
Affected models: Berlingo, C3, C3 Picasso, C4 Cactus, C4 Picasso, C4, DS4, C-Elysée, DS3, DS5, Spacetour/Jumpy
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): n/a
Note: Recall for selected markets only – more informations.
Source: Rapex Alert 32/2021 A12/01186/21
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. For more detailed information on possible recalls for your vehicle, please contact an authorised workshop (see below at "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.
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