Citroen C4 does recall the Lounge

Citroen C4 does recall the Lounge

FOUR WHEELS As anticipated, the Citroen C4 convened a recall Lounge on the control module of the engine due to lack of brake assist shortly after departure. The problem, which had already been reported even in our car Long Term manifests only if the vehicle is put in motion immediately after the match and lasts only a few seconds.

The repair involves the C4 Exclusive Lounge and Tendance, manufactured between 22/04/2013 and 12/05/2013 and chassis EG500081 the EG537375. According to the automaker, "improper calibration of the engine control module may cause generation insufficient for proper operation of the brake system vacuum until the engine reaches 30 ? C". Thus, there is a risk of system malfunction, "with hardening of the brake pedal, requiring the driver to apply additional force on the pedal to make braking" may "prevent the braking of the vehicle, causing accidents."

The service takes an hour to be done and can be scheduled from this Friday, February 21, in the dealer network. For more information, customers can contact the phone 0800 011 8088 and the company's official website.

Sought by FOUR WHEELS, Citro?n claimed to have knowledge of this problem and said he was already planning to convene a recall. How to reach the so-called models equipped with 2.0 flex engine and six-speed automatic transmission, you can also summon the Peugeot 308 and 408 models, since both use the same mechanical assembly C4 Lounge.

Citroen C4 Exclusive Lounge and Tendance (manufactured between 22/04/2013 and 12/05/2013):

Chassis EG500081 the EG537375

Read more automotive news

Arise images of the new Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai will present the new generation of the Sonata only at the end of this month, but the first images of the new sedan arrived to the Internet, through the Korean site Bobaedream. The model was even clicked inside the premises of the automaker's factory.

CEO of Lamborghini supercars rejects hybrids

Stephan Winkelmann, CEO of Lamborghini, returned to position contrary to the idea that the supercars should use hybrid technology. Speaking to Car Advice website, the executive sees some problems in the dissemination of this proposal.

Fiat-Chrysler formalizes Brazilian Renegade

The recently introduced Jeep Renegade is even manufactured in Brazil. Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Fiat Automobiles Chrysler, confirmed the information during the Geneva Motor Show, big event of the automotive industry whose edition 2014 began this week.

Audi Introduces New TT

The Audi broke the suspense and finally revealed on Monday (3) the new generation TT sports, a day before its official unveiling at the Geneva show. As expected, the new model keeps an evolutionary design compared to the previous generation.

Mazda shows its new concept car Hazumi

Emerged official images of the new model Mazda concept of the Hazumi, which will be officially unveiled this week at the Geneva show. According to information, in Japanese means connected Hazumi and despite being a concept car, it could be produced.

Hennessey Venom GT registers 435 km / h

Hennessey held a speed test with the Venom GT at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida (United States). And, according to the Top Gear website, the model registered the trademark of 435.31 km / h, surpassing the record set by Bugatti Veyron Super Sport in 2010 of 431.07 km / h.

Brazil has 42 of the world's most lethal transit

The Institute for Transportation Research at the University of Michigan released a study entitled "Mortality in traffic accidents in 193 countries: a comparison with other causes of death." In the material, are disclosed various data relating to insecurity in traffic.

Zenvo ST1 will be exhibited in Geneva

The Zenvo, the Danish automaker, will unveil the production version of ST1 supercar at the Geneva Motor Show, which opened to the public event is scheduled for March 6.

JAC brings T8 for R $ 114,990

JAC Motors revealed on Tuesday (11) the arrival of the van T8 to the Brazilian market. Aiming to be the pioneer in the segment, the model will be sold for R $ 114,990 and bet on the large internal space for up to seven occupants.

Polo GTi 2015 must earn a stick shift

Although the Volkswagen Polo GTi have suffered minimal aesthetic changes in the United States, the model should gain considerable mechanical changes in his version in 2015, such as the inclusion of a manual transmission because of complaints from consumers who felt the lack of this option.