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Jaguar Recall R955: Jaguar/Fuel Filler Caps

2004 Jaguar X-Type

Fuel leakage, in the presence of an ignition source, could result in a fire.

Fuel System, Gasoline — Storage — Tank Assembly — Filler Pipe And Cap

Summary
On certain passenger vehicles, when replace the fuel filler cap to the vehicle's fuel tank filler neck, it is possible to over-tighten the cap inducing a poor seal. In the event of a vehicle roll-over, it is possible for fuel to leak past the fuel filler cap.
Actions
Dealers will remove the fuel cap seals and fit better quality seals onto the vehicle. The recall began on October 1, 2004. Customers may also contact Jaguar at 1-800-452-4827.
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Date Announced
SEP 17, 2004
Vehicles Affected
1,147
Jaguar Recall #
R955
NHTSA Campaign #
04V460000
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