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Land Rover Recall B175: Land Rover/Rear Subframe

2003 Land Rover Freelander

A cracked or deformed subframe could potentially lead to instability of the vehicle, which could result in a crash.

Structure — Frame And Members

Summary
On certain sport utility vehicles, an incorrect weld nut was installed. Lack of this bolt could eventually cause the subframe to crack or become deformed.
Actions
Dealers will inspect the vehicle to see if the subframe fixing is correctly fitted and clamped up. If necessary, the subframe will be replaced with a new one that has correct weld nuts. The manufacturer has not yet provided an owner notification schedule. Owners should contact Land Rover at 1-800-637-6837.
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Date Announced
OCT 07, 2004
Vehicles Affected
4
Land Rover Recall #
B175
NHTSA Campaign #
04V489000
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