Opel Australia Pty Ltd—Opel Astra, Corsa, Insignia & Zafira

Identifying features

MY12 - 13 Opel Astra (assembled in United Kingdom)
Number of vehicles: 550
• Affected production dates: 13 FEB 2012 to 05 JUN 2013
• Affected build range: W0LPE8EJ4C8061923 to W0LPD8EC3D8063216

MY12 - 13 Opel Astra (assembled in Poland)
Number of vehicles: 1518
• Affected production dates: 14 FEB 2012 to 23 JUL 2013
• Affected build range: W0LPF2DJ7CG071864 to W0LPF2EZ6DG122969

MY12 - 13 Opel Corsa (assembled in Spain)
Number of vehicles: 156
• Affected production dates: 15 DEC 2011 to 25 APR 2013
• Affected build range: W0L0SDL68C4074621 to W0L0SDL08D4191279

MY12 - 13 Opel Corsa (assembled in Germany)
Number of vehicles: 213
• Affected production dates: 06 DEC 2011 to 12 JUN 2013
• Affected build range: W0L0SDL08C6036877 to W0L0SDL08D6077790

MY12 - 13 Opel Insignia (assembled in Germany)
Number of vehicles: 544
• Affected production dates: 20 MAR 2012 to 10 JUN 2013
• Affected build range: W0LGS5ED0C1093505 to W0LGX5EG7D1118171

MY13 Opel Zafira (assembled in Germany)
Number of vehicles: 66
• Affected production dates: 14 DEC 2012 to 27 JUN 2013
• Affected build range: W0LPE9EN6D2043436 to W0LPE9EZ1D2099724

What are the defects?

Owners’ Manuals supplied in the vehicle do not contain some specific information required for Australia, such as Child Restraint Loading precautions.

What are the hazards?

The absence of requisite warnings in relation the Child Restraint Anchor in the Owner’s Manual may lead to incorrect loading of the Child Restraint Anchor by the consumer.

What should consumers do?

GM Holden Ltd, acting on behalf of Opel Australia Pty Ltd will send a corrected Owner’s Handbook to all affected customers by registered mail.

Supplier
Opel Australia Pty Ltd
Traders who sold this product

All Opel Australia and some Holden Dealers nationally

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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