Illustrative photo | source Renault

Renault Captur (2013 – 2019)

Published on 10 March 2020

The positive terminal of the battery can come into contact with the heat sink on the alternator. This can lead to an electrical short circuit and to increased risk of fire in the engine compartment.

The Renault Captur models affected by this recall are equipped with H4Bt engines (898 cc turbocharged petrol engine) and were manufactured prior to 24 July 2019.

Renault recall code: 0D78

Source: Rapex Alert 10/2020 A12/00347/20

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Type of alert
Production periodprior to 24 July 2019
Type/number of modelModel series: X98, X87 , Type-approval numbers: e2*2001/116*0327*87, e2*2001/116*0327*88, e2*2001/116*0327*89, e2*2007/46*0008*40, e2*2007/46*0008*41, e2*2007/46*0008*42
Country of originFrance
Alert submitted byFrance
Products were found and measures were taken also in
Measures taken by economic operators
Published by Rapex2020-03-06 14:08:45

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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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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