FCA remembers 72000 Fiat 500 for transmission situation, Auto Information, Automobilnews
New Delhi: Fiat Chrysler Cars has not too long ago issued a recall of practically 72,000 Fiat 500 automobiles globally due to degraded shift cable bushings.Suggestions from the sphere prompted an FCA investigation that found sure bushings might, topic to warmth and humidity publicity, degrade over time, the corporate
mentioned in a launch
including that ought to this happen, a automobile’s shift cable might separate from its transmission linkage, disrupting shifter operate.
“FCA is conscious of three minor accidents that have been probably associated, however the firm is unaware of any probably associated accidents,” the assertion mentioned.
The corporate additional knowledgeable that the recall impacts 2012-13 model-year Fiat 500s: 51,788 automobiles within the U.S.; 10,627 in Canada; 3,520 in Mexico and 6,826 outdoors of North America.
The issue stems from a defective half inside the transmission, which Fiat will restore without charge to automobile homeowners. “These with questions or considerations might name 1-800-853-1403,” the carmaker talked about.