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Land Rover Recall : Land Rover/Throttle Cable

2001 Land Rover Discovery II

Breakage of the cable strands can result in the throttle being stuck in the open position, increasing the risk of a crash.

Vehicle Speed Control

Summary
On some sport utility vehicles, the accelerator cable could have become kinked during vehicle assembly, resulting in chaffing of the cable. Continued chaffing can lead to breakage of the interior cable strands.
Actions
Dealers will inspect and replace the damaged cables where necessary. Owner notification began March 6, 2002. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Land Rover at 1-301-731-9040.
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Date Announced
JAN 23, 2002
Vehicles Affected
64,925
NHTSA Campaign #
02V028000
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