Passenger car - Dodge Caliber

Recall published
2010-07-26
Brand
Product title
Passenger car - Dodge Caliber
Product description
The vehicle is equipped with an Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) system that utilizes “smart pedal” technology. It allows a brake pedal input to override the throttle control system. <a href="http://ec.europa.eu/consumers/images/rapex/2010-w30/2010-w30_21-vin.pdf" target="_blank">See attached list of VIN numbers</a>.
Risk
The product poses a risk of injuries because the accelerator pedal may stick during vehicle operation. This could cause the vehicle to react differently than the driver anticipated and lead to a road accident.
Measures taken
Batch number / barcode
Model number
Caliber PM
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
United States
RAPEX Reference
1143/10
Risk level
Products with serious risks
Notifying country
Poland

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