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1981 18 Deluxe Wagon EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER Recall

On September 19, 1980, the NHTSA and Renault announced the recall of this model for problems relating to the vehicle’s EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER. Learn more about this problem below.
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1981 18 Deluxe Wagon EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER Recall

Recall ID # 80V118000 - EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER
Recall Date
SEP 19, 1980

Model Affected
1981 RENAULT 18I

Recall Summary
ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE WIRING HARNESS FOR THE AIR CONDITIONER MAY PROVIDE POWER TO THE IGNITION CIRCUIT WHILE THE KEY IS IN THE OFF POSITION.

Defect Consenquence


Remedy
THE DEALER WILL MODIFY THE AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEM WIRING AT THE FUSE PANEL AND INSTALL A CIRCUIT BREAKER TO PROTECT THE MODIFIED CIRCUIT.

Units Affected
3825

Notes
RENAULT USA, INCORPORATED
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