UPDATE: This article originally showed an image of the new-generation Peugeot 3008. This was in error, and the image has now been replaced with one of the previous model. This recall does not affect the new 2018 Peugeot 3008 that launched in late 2017.
Peugeot Australia has recalled the 3008 SUV, over concerns about a fuel leak.
According to the company, friction may occur between the fuel tank and pipe, possibly causing a fuel leak in the process.
If a leak does occur, there’s a risk it will ignite and cause a fire, resulting in “injury or a potential accident.”
Affected cars were sold between December 1, 2016 and July 21, 2017. A total of 139 cars are being recalled – the VIN list is attached here.
Owners will be contacted by mail when parts become available, and asked to contact their nearest dealer for a fix.