Maserati and BMW called to fix their cars in the united States

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car safety is a fundamental element that brands and clients we must take care of with the utmost care. The case of the airbags defective Takata revolutionized the car industry, as this japanese firm was one of the main providers of this important safety system. The story is that by his negligence let many drivers in serious danger because the explosion of the airbag could be uneven.

in Addition to this, there are also other problems, which may compromise the safety of our cars. Other examples may be due to faults in starting systems or power that could cause these cars came out on fire. Both factors are that have caused so much BMW as Maserati look wrapped in a call to massive revision for several of its models.

Maserati Ghibli frontal

In this case, the massive campaign of review is going to carry out in the united States and as well, as he does not want the thing, it implies nothing more and nothing less than 50.260 Maseratis and more than 230,000 BMWs. In the case of the Italian brand the affected models are the Quattroporte, Ghibli and Levante were produced during the years 2014 to 2017. And on the side of BMW models called to review are the 3 Series, 5 Series and the X5 SUV.

The case of BMW is the most important both because of the number of vehicles affected by the severity of the problem. The German firm still don’t know how many of your cars have installed airbags of Takata and in the face of such uncertainty have decided to call these models to verify this in their official services. These models were manufactured between the years 2000 to 2003 and the signature shall be communicated to those affected that it will take for an official service.

The problem of Maserati is no less serious than the BMW but because of its lower volume may be located in another dimension. The models of the Italian firm are suffering from two problems could cause the vehicle to burn. The first fault could be located in the wiring harness that is located under the seats of driver and co-driver. The second failure could be in a fuel handling defective that might spill gasoline or diesel and cause a fire.

In this situation, as in the BMW, the Italian firm will be in touch with their customers americans to ask them to go through their facilities in the country.

Source – National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

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