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Vehicle safety recalls: November 2017 

These are the vehicles, parts or accessories recalled by manufacturers for a safety reason during November 2017.

DVSA reference number

Make and model



Mercedes-Benz: Sprinter, Vito

Vehicle control unit may not have been correctly updated


Toyota: Land Cruiser, Lexus IS200

Driver and/or front passenger airbag may fail to deploy as intended


Mercedes-Benz: Econic 956

Electronic braking system parameters may be incorrect affecting brake performance and vehicle stability


Mitsubishi: Shogun

Propellant in the driver and passenger side airbag inflators may have deteriorated


Kia: Sorento

Rubber diesel fuel feed pipe may harden or crack


Fiat: Ducato

EGR pipe could fracture due to a potential non-conformity


TESLA: Model X

Seat may not correctly latch



Propeller shaft may detach which may cause loss of drive


Toyota: CH-R, Prius

Invertor capacitor may not be secure and may be damaged by normal vehicle use which may affect speed and energy usage.



Steering may become restricted


Porsche: Cayenne

Vehicle may not meet required safety standards


VW: Passat, Arteon, Golf

Rear wheel bearing housings may be incorrectly manufactured and could fail prematurely


Nissan: Qashqai

Rear right wheel arch protector may deform and rub against and damage brake hose


Citroen: DS3

Suspension and steering fixings may not be tightened to the correct torque


Peugeot: 208

Suspension and steering fixings may not be tightened to the correct torque


Volvo Bus: B5LH, B5LH(3), B5TL(3) & B8RLE(3)

Loss of power assistance to steering


SEAT: Ateca

Rear wheel bearing housings may fail


Citroen: C Zero

A fault in an internal component could affect deployment of the passenger airbag


Peugeot: iON

A fault in an internal component could affect deployment of the passenger airbag


Scania: P, G, R & S Series

Deviation in Engine Control Unit software which may affect power and emissions output


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