CADILLAC SEVILLE 1986: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES

Make : CADILLAC Model : SEVILLE Year : 1986
Build Dates : 1985-11-01 - 1986-08-01
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 87V082000
Date Owner's Notified: 1987-07-01 Date Received by ODI: 1987-06-04 Date Added to Database: 1987-06-26
Manufacturers Involved: General Motors LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 37481
Summary:
      FLOOR MAT COULD BECOME MISPOSITIONED AND INTERFERE WITH ACCELERATOR PEDAL.
Consequence:
      THROTTLE MAY NOT RETURN TO THE CLOSED IDLE POSITIONCAUSING LOSS OF ACCELERATOR CONTROL WHICH COULD RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASHWITHOUT PRIOR WARNING.
Remedy:
      REPLACE FLOOR MATS WITH NEWLY DESIGNED MATS THAT ARE LONGER AND HAVE IMPROVED RETENTION.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      SYSTEM: FLOOR MATS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS EQUIPPED WITH FLOOR MATS.