LOTUS EVORA 2018: STEERING

Make : LOTUS Model : EVORA Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-04-21 - 2018-10-02
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V781000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-12-04 Date Received by ODI: 2018-11-06 Date Added to Database: 2018-11-08
Manufacturers Involved: Lotus Cars Limited
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 2018/01R
Component: STEERING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 40
Summary:
      Lotus Cars Limited "Lotus" is recalling certain 2018 Lotus Evora vehicles. Due to an assembly error, in the event of a frontal collision, the steering column may not properly collapse to absorb some of the impact energy.
Consequence:
      If the steering column does not collapse as intended in a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.
Remedy:
      Lotus will notify owners, and dealers will correct the steering column assembly, free of charge. The recall began December 4, 2018. Owners may contact Lotus customer service at 1-800-245-6887. Lotus' number for this recall is 2018/01R.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.