Illustrative photo | source Fiat
Published on 22. 03. 2021
The brake pipes can be damaged through mechanical contact with other components, resulting in the leakage of brake fluid. This can consequently lead to restricted braking action, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Fiat Ducato vans affected by this recall were manufactured between 31 October 2014 and 16 July 2019.
Fiat recall code: 6255
Affected models: Ducato
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 47 711
Source: Rapex Alert 11/2021 A12/00368/21
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 Fiat 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.