Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd—Lotus Evora S Vehicles

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Product description

Lotus Evora S vehicles
Identifying features
Recall Campaign: 2012/03R Taregt number: 9

Other identifying numbers

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.


Ateco Automotive Pty Ltd

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Lotus dealerships

Where the product was sold


Responsible regulator

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

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