2008 Peugeot 406 Recalls

Launch Date 23/02/2006
Recalls Number R/2006/041
Make PEUGEOT
Recalls Model Information 307 406 607 and 807
FUEL MAY LEAK
Due to a potential fault in the engine management system an internal engine fuel leak via the injectors may occur following switching off. This would result in the engine failing to restart due to excess fuel being present in the inlet manifold or cylinders.
To address the issue recalled vehicles will receive an engine management download.
Vehicle Numbers 4338
Manufacturer Ref X9D
Model 406
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Launch Date 03/08/2001
Recalls Number R/2001/093
Make PEUGEOT
Recalls Model Information 406
BRAKE SERVO VACUUM PIPE
Brake servo vacuum pipe may become damaged due to chafing on engine wiring harness. This could result in a loss of braking assistance.
Recall affected vehicles replace and reposition the servo vacuum pipe to avoid further chafing.
Vehicle Numbers 202
Manufacturer Ref XTC
Model 406
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Launch Date 01/02/2000
Recalls Number R/2000/007
Make PEUGEOT
Recalls Model Information 406
BRAKE PEDAL ASSEMBLY MAY DISENGAGE
There is a possibility that the nuts securing the support for the brake pedal assembly may be loose or missing with a risk of disengagement of the support and loss of braking control during hard braking.
Recall affected vehicles and if required replace or tighten the nuts on the pedal return support.
Vehicle Numbers 487
Manufacturer Ref XPM
Model 406
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Launch Date 13/05/2003
Recalls Number R/2003/047
Make PEUGEOT
Recalls Model Information 406
WATER MAY ENTER COOLING FAN - RISK OF FIRE.
There is a possibility that water may collect within the casing of the cooling fan and in a limited number of cases an under-bonnet fire.
Fit a modified cooling fan assembly.
Vehicle Numbers 21133
Manufacturer Ref XZS
Model 406
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Launch Date 15/08/2003
Recalls Number R/2003/104
Make PEUGEOT
Recalls Model Information 406
INCORRECT WIRING OF LATERAL AIRBAGS AND SEAT BELT PRETENSIONERS
There is a possibility that the connections for the side airbags and seat belt pre-tensioners may have been inverted on the connectors for the airbag ECU. In the case of an impact there is a risk that the incorrect side airbag could be triggered.
Recall affected vehicles and reverse the wires concerned in the Air Bag Connector
Vehicle Numbers 35881
Manufacturer Ref X1J
Model 406
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Launch Date 05/09/2003
Recalls Number R/2003/108
Make PEUGEOT
Recalls Model Information 406
POSSIBLE INCORRECT WIRING OF SIDE AIR BAGS AND SEAT BELT PRETENSIONERS
There is a possibility that the connections for the side airbags and seat belt pre-tensioners may have been inverted on the connectors for the airbag ECU. In the case of an impact there is a risk that the incorrect side airbag could be triggered.
Check and if required change over the wires concerned in the airbag connector.
Vehicle Numbers 102
Manufacturer Ref XZP
Model 406
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Launch Date 13/03/2009
Recalls Number R/2009/022
Make PEUGEOT
Recalls Model Information 406 EW10D HPI
FUEL MAY LEAK
It has been identified that a batch of high pressure fuel injection pumps supplied as spare parts may not have been manufactured to specification. As a result a fuel leak may occur.
Recalled vehicles will have the subject fuel injection pumps changed.
Vehicle Numbers 16
Manufacturer Ref
Model 406
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Launch Date 19/01/2001
Recalls Number R/2001/012
Make PEUGEOT
Recalls Model Information 406
REAR SUSPENSION FIXING BOLTS
Incorrect specification rear suspension arm pivot fixing bolts could fail under arduous operating conditions possibly resulting in the rear wheel locking.
Recall potentially affected vehicles examine the pivot fixing bolts and renew with ones of correct specification where necessary.
Vehicle Numbers 3372
Manufacturer Ref XRF
Model 406
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Launch Date 29/10/2001
Recalls Number R/2001/102
Make PEUGEOT
Recalls Model Information 306 and 406
FAILURE OF CAMSHAFT DRIVE BELT
The camshaft drive belt may fail before the recommended replacement interval of 72 000 miles. This could result in a complete loss of engine power without warning.
Recall affected vehicles and fit a quality assured replacement camshaft drive belt.
Vehicle Numbers 9494
Manufacturer Ref XMR
Model 406
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