Renault Alpine Sport MY2018

SIAR Code: 30647
Category: Motor Vehicles, Parts & Accessories
Source: Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
Publication Date: Nov 01, 2019
Risk Level: Serious
Affected Countries: Australia
Product Description: Renault Alpine Sport vehicles equipped with sports exhaust (LIECH1 criteria)
Model Year 2018
Product Brand: Renault Australia
Units: 61 affected vehicles
Period Sold: 1 January 2018 - 27 February 2019
Type / Number Model: Model Year 2018
Defect Description: The exhaust valve wiring may not be adequately mounted under the vehicle, and may come into contact with the exhaust. The wiring may melt the duct and then melt the wiring, which may short-circuit the exhaust flap wiring.
Recommendations / Warnings: Owners of affected vehicles will be notified to contact a Renault dealer to arrange for inspection and repairs to the wiring with the preventative wiring repair kit.
Risks: Injuries and Laceration