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Isuzu Recalls Trucks with Brake Pedal Switch Malfunction

Posted on Sep 09, 2011

August 25, 2011 - Isuzu is recalling their 2012 N-Series trucks due to a calibration problem with the brake pedal switch. This could lead to a serious crash, in which case you will want to speak to a Kirkwood personal injury lawyer to discuss your Missouri defective product case. 

The trucks Isuzu is recalling include all the 2012 N-Series trucks equipped with gas engines that were manufactured between April 27 and July 26, 2011.

There is a calibration error in the ECM software. The brake pedal switch fails to shut off cruise control when it is applied. This could result in a serious truck crash.

There are an estimated 614 vehicles that must be recalled due to this defect in the trucks. Isuzu dealers will reprogram the ECM software at no charge to customers who own a defective truck, beginning in late August 2011.

Isuzu will try to notify owners of the recall, or owners can contact Isuzu at 1-866-455-7595.

Defected products are out there and they can cause unexpected accidents that result in severe injuries, which may entitle you to collect compensation. If you have suffered injuries due to a vehicle defect, you will want to speak with a Kirkwood personal injury lawyer to discuss filing a claim for your Missouri defective product case.

Contact a Kirkwood Personal Injury Lawyer

When a defective product causes serious injury or death, the liable party needs to be held accountable for their negligence. Filing a Missouri product liability claim is no easy feat, but with the help of a Kirkwood defective product attorney, you can feel confident knowing your case is in good hands, while you focus on your recovery and getting your life back on track. To get started with determining if you have a viable defective product case, contact the Missouri product liability team at Bollwerk & Tatlow, LLC - 314-315-8111.

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