Aston Martin to recall thousands of cars in the US

According to documents filed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Aston Martin will be recalling thousands of vehicles due to safety issues. 

Problems that can cause the transmission park pawl not to engage is the reason why 3,493 DB9, DBS, Rapide, Virage and Vanquish models are being recalled. Those vehicles made between 2009 and 2016 could potentially roll and cause crashes.

Almost 2,000 DB9 and DBS cars, made between 2006 and 2009, are being recalled due to a battery supply cables than can be damaged if the driver’s seat is moved to its farthest rear position. Damaging those cables creates a fire risk.

The recalls are expected to begin on February 1st, 2018.

Aston Martin is a British company, however 20% of their sales are in the United States. 

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