Ferrari Australia is recalling 69 examples from him 2021-2023 296 GTB and GTS due to a problem with the hose that could cause a fire.
“Due to a manufacturing defect, the fuel tank connecting hose may be damaged and corroded due to contact with the high-voltage battery cover,” the company said in its recall notice.
“If this happens, fuel may leak with an external ignition source resulting in a vehicle fire.
“Vehicle fires can increase the risk of injury or death to vehicle occupants, other road users or bystanders and/or property damage.”
If you own an affected vehicle, Ferrari advises you to immediately stop using it.
Ferrari Australia is contacting owners of affected vehicles in writing.
If you are one of these owners, you should contact an authorized Ferrari dealer or Ferrari Australia to arrange for a replacement fuel tank connecting pipe to be fitted, free of charge.
If you have any further questions, you can contact Ferrari Australasia on 1800 234 392.
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