A concern has been identified on a number of 2005MY Discovery 3 vehicles within the above VIN range. The 12S towing socket has been wired incorrectly, the earth wire is in the wrong terminal. There is no effect on the
vehicle operation. The symptoms would only become apparent if a caravan was connected. As a result the following caravan circuits would be inoperative: internal light, water pump and split charger.
This Service Action affects only vehicles in the VIN range. Please ensure that the vehicle is on the affected vehicle list prior to undertaking any repair action.
Action to be taken:
Dealers are requested to renew the 12S towing socket at the earliest opportunity. Unsold vehicles have been quarantined for repair to be undertaken prior to release of the vehicle for sale. Vehicles in the hands of the customer should have the towing socket renewed at the first available opportunity.
5A000268 to 5A314906
recallnum : AD 195
Build Date : 2005