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2021 Genesis GV80, G80 2.5T recalled for potential fuel pipe fault
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14th Jun 2021
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2021 Genesis GV80, G80 2.5T recalled for potential fuel pipe fault

Hyundai Motor Company Australia has recalled a total of 11 examples of the 2021 Genesis G80 2.5T and 2021 Genesis GV80 2.5T. According to the recall notice lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), "The fuel delivery pipes on the 2.5T GDI engines may be defective and fuel may leak out of the pipes.
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2019 and 2021 Honda Accord Hybrid recalled for hybrid system fault
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12th Jun 2021
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2019 and 2021 Honda Accord Hybrid recalled for hybrid system fault

Honda Australia has recalled 89 examples of the 2019 and 2021 Honda Accord Hybrid. According to the recall notice lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), "in cold ambient temperatures, the DC-DC converter may shut down and prevent the 12-volt battery from recharging, resulting in a loss of drive power if the vehicle continues to be driven. "Warning lights in the instrument cluster will illuminate and a warning message will also appear.
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2018-2019 Renault Master van recalled with fire risk
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7th Jun 2021
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2018-2019 Renault Master van recalled with fire risk

Renault Australia has recalled 266 examples of its Master van, citing a potential fault with a potential fire risk. The affected vehicles were sold between 2 January 2018 and 31 December 2019 (Model Year 2018 and 2019). The recall notice, lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), says: “The fuel hose may come into contact with the engine. This may lead to fuel hose wear and a fuel leak.”
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William Davis
2018-2021 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van recalled with brake fault
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24th May 2021
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2018-2021 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van recalled with brake fault

Mercedes-Benz Australia has recalled 2882 examples of its VS30-series Sprinter van, citing a potential fault with brake system. The affected vehicles were sold between 8 August 2018 and 22 December 2020 (Model Years 2018-2021). The recall notice, lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), says: “Brake fluid may leak internally at the rear axle brake calliper over time – as a result, air may enter the rear brake system."
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Kia Australia recalls Sportage SUV and Stinger sedan for fire risk, 57,851 vehicles affected
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17th May 2021
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Kia Australia recalls Sportage SUV and Stinger sedan for fire risk, 57,851 vehicles affected

Kia Australia has recalled 57,851 vehicles in Australia because they could catch fire even when the engine is switched off. The recall comprises 56,203 examples of the Kia Sportage mid-size family SUV, and 1648 examples of the Kia Stinger sedan, which pose a potential fire risk due to an electronic fault under the bonnet.
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