|Vehicle Make / Model:
FISKER / KARMA
Manufacturer: FISKER AUTOMOTIVE, INC.
Mfr’s Report Date: AUG 21, 2012
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 12V413000
NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:FAN
Potential Number of Units Affected: 1,377
Fisker Automotive (Fisker) is recalling certain model year 2012 Fisker Karma passenger cars manufactured from June 15, 2011, through July 9, 2012. A manufacturing defect in the low temperature cooling fan may result in a direct short.
A direct short may ignite the fan housing, shroud and surrounding components, causing a vehicle fire.
Fisker will notify owners, and dealers will remove the two potentially affected low temperature cooling fans and replace them with one improved low temperature cooling fan, free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on August 27, 2012. Owners may contact Fisker consumer affairs at 1-855-575-7577, option 2, 6am – 7pm (pst) Monday through Friday.