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Oldsmobile Recall 04092: GM/FMVSS 124/Accelerator Pedal Arm

2003 Oldsmobile Alero

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Failure to return to idle could result in a vehicle crash.

Vehicle Speed Control — Accelerator Pedal

Summary
Certain passenger vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard no. 124, 'accelerator control systems.' In hot ambient conditions, the accelerator pedal arm may stick at the attachment to the bracket and not return to the engine idle position when the operator lifts his foot from the accelerator pedal.
Actions
Dealers will inspect the accelerator pedal arm and replace the accelerator and brake pedal assembly with a new assembly, if necessary. The recall began on December 20, 2004. Owners should contact Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438, Pontiac at 1-800-620-7668, or Oldsmobile at 1-800-630-6537.
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Date Announced
NOV 01, 2004
Vehicles Affected
92,863
Oldsmobile Recall #
04092
NHTSA Campaign #
04V528000
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