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Incorrect assembly of accelerator pedal may cause you to accidentally press both pedals at the same time or pedal may get stuck on stop. This may increase the chance of an accident.
What Should You Do?
Jaguar will notify customers of affected vehicles beginning August 11, 2005. If you have not been contacted, notice something strange with your pedals and feel your car falls under this recall. Contact your local dealership. It is helpful to have your VIN Vehicle Identification Number Handy when doing so.
On certain vehicles the accelerator pedal arms were incorrectly assembled. Causing the clearance between the accelerator and the brake pedal to be reduced. This may cause you to step on both the pedals simultaneously and cause a crash. The pedal may also get stuck on the pedal stop, causing a dangerous situation. Dealer will inspect and replace accelerator pedal assembly. The Jaguar recall # is R847