Vauxhall Zafira Mk2 fire issue was known about in 2009

Vauxhall and General Motors representatives told Transport Select Committee members they knew of fires seven years ago but couldn’t confirm they were linked

Senior Vauxhall and General Motors representatives have admitted to the UK’s Transport Committee that they knew of fire issues with the Vauxhall Zafira Mk2s back in 2009, but didn’t carry out an investigation until 2014 because they were unable to confirm if the cases were linked.

Peter Hope, Vauxhall’s customer experience director, and Charles J Klein, engineering executive director for global CO2 strategy and energy centre at General Motors, were grilled by the committee earlier today following …read more

Source:: Autocar