The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0910/19

Product:  Passenger car

Name: Insignia B

Batch number / Barcode:  The affected vehicles are from model year: 2018.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Opel

Type / number of model:  Type approval numbers: e8*2007/46*0264*00, e8*2007/46*0264*01; Model: Insignia B with 1.6l diesel engine and manual transmission.

Risk type: Injuries
Defective sealing may cause an internal leakage on the brake master cylinder.
This may increase the braking distance, possibly leading to an accident.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

Description:  Passenger car under Opel recall code: 19-C-031 (E181803131).

Country of origin: Germany

Alert submitted by: Portugal

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Denmark, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden