Illustrative photo | source Citroen
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 Spacetourer vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 20 June 2016 and 10 April 2018.
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.
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
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.