Caterham S3 SV & CSR Throttle pedal may detach Recall
Recall affects Caterham S3
What is the recall for?
There is a small possibility that the throttle pedal securing bolt may work loose. This can only occur if as a minimum the securing bolt is not tightened sufficiently to completely flatten the spring washer. The bolt may work free during pedal operation. This will result in the throttle pedal coming free from its chassis anchor point causing an inability to operate the throttle pedal and an immediate reduction in engine speed.
When was it announced?
Jun 16, 2014
What action are Caterham taking?
Recall the affected vehicles and check that the throttle pedal Cable Post is not in contact with the head of the throttle pedal securing bolt ensure that the bolt is tightened to 25Nm and that the throttle pedal is free to operate to the full extent of its travel in both directions.
Does this affect your S3 SV & CSR?
This issue affects S3 SV & CSR, this particular recall is for the S3 SV & CSR.
SDK*********70783 - SDK*********71754
May 1, 2013 - Apr 30, 2014
If your car is affected please get in touch with your Caterham dealer and quote reference R/2014/062