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

Alert number: A12/1484/18

Product:  Passenger car

Name: Grandland X

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles affected were produced between April 2018 and May 2018.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Opel

Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: e2*2007/46*0597*04; type: Z

Risk type: Injuries
The crankcase seal plug has not been correctly tightened.
This may lead to oil leaking through the engine compartment onto the road, creating a hazard for following traffic.

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

Description:  Passenger car. Company recall code: E181801720 (18-C-058)

Country of origin: France

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Luxembourg, Slovenia, Sweden