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2010-2011 Saab 9-3 faces recall over possible fuel pump defect

by Zach Bowman (RSS feed) on Jan 21st, 2011 at 4:00PM

2010 Saab 9-3 – Click above for high-res image gallery Saab has announced that it is recalling around 4,400 9-3 models for defective fuel pumps. The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration says that the vehicles made have been built with pumps that did not meet the correct specifications, and as a result, the pumps may seize, causing the engine to stall. NHTSA believes that the defect could potentially increase the risk of an accident. As far as we know, no incidents have been reported as a result of the issue. Saab will replace the fuel pumps free of charge, and the... Read More

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