Certain 2018 Land Rover, Jaguar Models Recalled Over Possible Fuel Leaks


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**LAND ROVER**

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V087000

Manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC

Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected 8,211

Summary

Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Land Rover) is recalling certain 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque, Range Rover Velar, and Land Rover Discover Sport vehicles equipped with a 2.0L gasoline engine. The fuel rail end caps may leak, possibly resulting in fuel vapor or liquid fuel leaking into the engine bay. Recall notice here.

Remedy

Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel rail, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 23, 2018. Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Roverís number for this recall is N138.

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

**JAGUAR**

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V090000

Manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC

Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected 10,073

Summary

Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Jaguar) is recalling certain 2018 Jaguar XE, XF, E-PACE, F-PACE and F-TYPE vehicles equipped with a 2.0L gasoline engine. The fuel rail end caps may leak, possibly resulting in fuel vapor or liquid fuel leaking into the engine bay. Recall notice here.

Remedy

Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel rail, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 23, 2018. Owners may contact Jaguar customer service at 1-800-452-4827. Jaguarís number for this recall is H081.

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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