Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd—Lotus Evora S Vehicles

Identifying features

Recall Campaign: 2012/03R
Taregt number: 9

What are the defects?

Oil may leak from the Variable Valve Timing (VVT) oil pipe.

What are the hazards?

A failure of the VVT oil feed pipe may result in oil being deposited onto the engine as well as the exhaust system. This could cause engine failure and a potential risk of fire because of the presence of flammable vapour, which could result in a crash.

What should consumers do?

A letter is being sent to affected owners. Customers may contact authorised Lotus dealerships for further information.

Supplier
Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product

Authorised Lotus dealerships

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category