MOSCOW, December 7. JSC “Afsia Rus” engaged in wholesale trade of motor vehicles, withdraws in Russia 2 thousand 213 Chrysler 300 sedans, made on 30 March 2008. This was announced by the Federal Agency for technical regulation and Metrology (Rosstandart).
“The reason for revocation was the probability of rupture of the housing of the igniter passenger front airbags driver due to excessive internal pressure in case of activation the airbag”, – stated in the message. Thus, in case of rupture of the actuator possible scattering parts of his body that could potentially lead to injury of passengers, the Federal Agency warns.
Under revocable campaign cars will be replaced with the actuator of the driver’s airbag.
All repairs will be performed free of charge.
As previously reported, in late October, the Italian-American manufacturer Chrysler, Fiat announced a recall of 894 thousand cars worldwide because of possible problems, including, and with airbags.