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

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