Illustrative photo | source Ssangyong
Published on 19. 02. 2021
Micro-cracks may form around the fuel line.
As a result, fuel may leak out, increasing the risk of fire.
The SsangYong XLV models affected by this recall were equipped with the “D16DTF” diesel engine and manufactured between 1 July 2015 and 7 June 2020.
SsangYong recall code: ISB2020008
Affected models: Tivoli, XLV, Korando
Vehicle numbers (worldwide): 22 967
Source: Rapex Alert 7/2021 A12/00197/21
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 Ssangyong 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.