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Published on 27. 07. 2021
The adhesive bond between the roof section and the roof frame may become weak over time.
As a result, the roof could become completely detached from the vehicle, increasing the risk of accident and injury for other road users.
The Smart EQ ForTwo vehicles affected by this recall were manufactured between 26 June and 11 December 2020.
Smart recall code: 6590005
Affected models: Smart EQ Fortwo, model series: BR 453
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): n/a
Source: Rapex Alert 29/2021 A12/01071/21
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 Smart 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.