2012 Chevrolet Captiva Sport Recalled Over Faulty Parking Brake

Stephen Elmer
by Stephen Elmer
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General Motors has issued a recall for roughly 2,070 Chevrolet Captiva Sports because the parking brake cable may become disconnected causing it to not work.

The brake cable was not fully seated into one of its connectors, and because of this can let go. If the vehicle is parked on a hill when this occurs, unwanted movement can occur.

GM will notify owners of the vehicle, and the recall will begin around July, 18. The recall affects only model year 2012 vehicles.

The Captiva Sport is sold strictly as a fleet vehicle in America, so only companies will be affected by this recall.

Stephen Elmer
Stephen Elmer

Stephen covers all of the day-to-day events of the industry as the News Editor at AutoGuide, along with being the AG truck expert. His truck knowledge comes from working long days on the woodlot with pickups and driving straight trucks professionally. When not at his desk, Steve can be found playing his bass or riding his snowmobile or Sea-Doo. Find Stephen on <A title="@Selmer07 on Twitter" href="http://www.twitter.com/selmer07">Twitter</A> and <A title="Stephen on Google+" href="http://plus.google.com/117833131531784822251?rel=author">Google+</A>

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