General Motors is recalling certain units of the 2015 Cadillac ATS and CTS vehicles over an issue with the brake pedal.
The defect: affected vehicles have a bracket between the brake pedal assembly and the rod that actuates the brakes that may fracture during normal brake pedal operation.
The hazards: if the bracket fractures, the driver would not be able to apply the brakes, increasing the risk of a crash.
Affected vehicles: certain units of the 2015 Cadillac ATS and 2015 Cadillac CTS.
Number of vehicles affected: 2,163.
The fix: GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicle and replace any affected bracket, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 1st, 2015.
Owners should: customers looking to find out if their vehicle is included in this Cadillac recall should visit recalls.gm.com. There, owners will be able to enter their Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to see any open recalls as well as customer satisfaction programs. If the vehicle is part of the recall, customers should take it to a Cadillac dealer.
Owners may contact Cadillac customer service with questions by using the following information.
- Cadillac Customer Service: 1-800-458-8006
- GM-Cadillac Recall Number: 15352
- NHTSA Toll Free: 1-888-327-4236
- NHTSA (TTY): 1-800-424-9153
- NHTSA Website: www.safecar.gov
- NHTSA Recall Number: 15V358000