Citroen Automobiles Australia — Citroen C5 (X7) and DS Range

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The start motor 12V connection lug may be fitted incorrectly and may touch a metal component causing a short circuit.

What are the hazards?

If the starter motor connection lug touches another metal component it may cause a short circuit and this may pose a fire hazard.

What should consumers do?

Citroen Automobiles Australia will contact all known owners by mail and advise them to present their vehicle to their preferred Citroen dealer to have the starter motor connection inspected and if necessary, reposition the connection lug free of charge.

Citroen Automobiles Australia
Traders who sold this product

Citroen Automobiles Australia and Citroen Dealers

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 May 2015 - 31 August 2016

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category