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

Alert number: A12/2177/14

Product:  Passenger car

Name: XJ

Batch number / Barcode:  Selected vehicles within VIN range: SAJAA20M9EPV67632 to SAJWA2GZ6F8V76050

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Jaguar

Type / number of model:  XJ Saloon

Risk type: Injuries
The underbody brake pipe unions may not be to the correct torque specification. This may result in reduced braking performance, loss of brake fluid and the non-activation of the brake pressure switch, preventing initial vehicle start-up and potentially causing a vehicle crash.

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

Description:  Passenger car

Country of origin: United Kingdom

Alert submitted by: United Kingdom

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Germany, Ireland, The Netherlands, Sweden, Spain, Portugal