Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited - SUBARU Forester

recall information

Recall number
REC-002827
PRA number
2005/8164
Campaign number
SIB-T-027-2005
Original published date

make and model information

Make
SUBARU
Model
Forester
Affected units
3,657

What are the defects?

There is a possiblity of the carpet mat slipping towards the cpntrol pedals, consequently interfering with the operation of the throttle pedal. In the worst case, the carpet mat could impeded the throttle pedal from returning to it's original closed position when the driver's foot is removed and as a result the vehicle will continue to accelerate.

What are the hazards?

Critical driving situations.

What should consumers do?

Owners will be contacted by mail.
Supplier details
Subaru (Aust) Pty Limited

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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