2014-2015 Jaguar XJ vehicles recall

Started By: David Heagy on 2014-12-29 15:22:03

Report Receipt Date: NOV 19, 2014
NHTSA Campaign Number: 14V741000
Component(s): SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,571

SUMMARY:
Jaguar Land Rover North America (Jaguar) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Jaguar XJ vehicles manufactured February 6, 2014, to July 23, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the brake line junctions under the vehicle may leak brake fluid.
CONSEQUENCE:
A brake fluid leak may reduce the vehicle's braking ability, requiring additional distance to stop the vehicle, thereby increasing the risk of a crash.
REMEDY:
Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the brake line junctions, tightening them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on January 16, 2015. Owners may contact Jaguar customer service at 1-800-452-4827. Jaguar's number for this recall is J048.
NOTES:
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

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