What are the defects?
In some cases, the spare wheel support device might break due to incorrect operation.
What are the hazards?
The spare wheel may become detached.
What should consumers do?
Owners of affected vehicles will be contacted by letter.
Owners are advised to contact their authorised Fiat dealership for inspection and fitment of a new spare wheel lifting and support device, if necessary.
Recall advertisements and supporting documentation
Department of Infrastructure & Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.