UAE recall for 2015 Maserati Quattroporte and Ghibli

Posted on Nov 5, 2014 by

has announced safety for Quattroporte and Ghibli cars in the U.A.E.  Though there has been a streak of recalls in 2014, this one in particular catches our attention. One would have expected stringent quality checks on the latest offerings from the Italian car maker.

2014 Maserati Ghibli front

The recall is due to ‘non-conformity’ with safety standards by Maserati. The culprit – fuel pipe – needs to be attended to. If left unattended, fuel odour is likely to seep into the passenger cabin. In a worst-case scenario, the fuel supply to the engine could be affected resulting in abrupt engine shutdown – a potentially dangerous situation.

No accidents have been reported as yet due to this issue. A meagre four cars are reported to be affected by this recall. Maserati dealers for Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain Al Tayer Motors and Premier Motors respectively will replace the affected parts at no cost to owners.

2014 Maserati Quattroporte side

For any further inquiries, owners can get in touch with the Maserati Customer Care Centre on 800 4670.

Source: Ministry of Economy

7 Responses to UAE recall for 2015 Maserati Quattroporte and Ghibli

  1. Hanish Sethi Reply

    April 21, 2016 at 4:51 am

    Today while stopping at Traffic light engine shut down , abrupt car stopping could not move or restart even after few minutes in my 2014 Maserati quattroporte Q4.
    called the road side assistance and car taken to service center in Orland, Florida.

  2. Abdel Reply

    September 4, 2015 at 8:33 pm

    Big big mistake buying this car in uae
    …twice stopped in the middle of the road so far ..bought it less than six month a go
    Very dengours stop all sudden stop gear shift auto and staring lock while moving twice now ..imagine if I was in the high way ..disaster …I am diffintly taking them to court

    • David Reply

      April 15, 2017 at 9:02 pm

      Yesterday, on April 14, my 2014 Quattroporte came to a screeching grinding halt on I95 in Virginia, lucky to have been in traffic or we could have been killed. I have sent a letter to headquarters and a bunch of dealers.
      I’m curious to know how they resolved your issue.

      Dave in White Plains, NY

  3. Ali Reply

    May 28, 2015 at 12:21 pm

    It was a big mistake buying this car. The dealer and the after sale service is pathetic. Will not advice to buy this car from the dealer in the UAE. Funny thing: when you drop off your car for service, they ask you to take a taxi and get a receipt for reimbursing the costumer later….. Seriously… other car dealers offer much better after sale service than the dealer here in UAE.

  4. John Anastasiou Reply

    May 20, 2015 at 10:42 am

    The recall of Maserati was predictable –as the car was showing signs of imperfections with the driver’s door and sunroof. Although I have not experienced the imperfections in car personally, yet the vicarious experience is enough to mouth an opinion.

  5. Peter Reply

    November 6, 2014 at 9:18 am

    Surprising how manufacturers test cars for millions of kilometres in their testing stages and yet problems seem to arise.

    • Zaran Tarapore

      Zaran Tarapore Reply

      November 6, 2014 at 9:21 am

      Morning Peter,

      Problems are inevitable; it’s just good to see manufacturers actually recalling cars for the safety of their owners. Even if this could mean sacrificing the brand name to a certain extent.

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