Land Rover—2009 Range Rover vehicles—Windshield repair

PRA number

2009/10917

Published date

Product description

Vehicles built in April and May 2009.
Identifying features
VIN range: LM305421 - LM306546 Campaign number P018 Target number: 8

Other identifying numbers

VIN range: LM305421 - LM306546
Campaign number P018
Target number: 8

What are the defects?

The affected vehicles windshield may not be chemically bonded to the Polyurethane (PU) adhesive. Where the windshield is not chemically bonded, water ingress may occur and there may be reports of increased wind noise.
In extreme cases, where there is no chemical bond between glass and PU adhesive, full windshield retention may not be achieved in the event of a crash of sufficient severity to deploy the front airbags. This concern may also be a non compliance with regulatory requirements of ECE43—Glass and Glazing Installation.

What are the hazards?

Malfunction (windshield)

What should consumers do?

Contact your local Range Rover dealer.

Supplier

Land Rover Australia

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

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