Opel is obligated to 73.000 cars to recall


Opel verplicht om 73.000 auto’s terug te roepen

Opel must worldwide 73.000 diesel cars recall to ‘unacceptable manipulatiesoftware to remove, so has the German regulator on Friday reported.

By the sjoemelsoftware it was found during testing that when driving too much oxides of nitrogen emissions.

The mandatory terugroepingsactie concerns the models Insignia (2.0 liter), Cascada (2.0 liter) and Zafira (1.6 and 2.0-litre) built between 2013 and 2016. In total, about 96.000 cars. Because some 23,000 of those cars already a software update is received, Opel still 73.000 cars to recall.

That there is a compulsory recall to come in Opel earlier this week, already announced by the German ministry of Traffic. Monday was the police on suspicion of fraud around dieseluitstoot invaded on the sites of the car manufacturer in Rüsselsheim and Kaiserslautern.