Apr 01, 2016

    Daihatsu recalls 97,000 cars in Japan


    DAIHATSU Motor Co said yesterday that it has recalled a total of around 97,000 vehicles in Japan over potential defects in push-button ignition switches and parking brakes.

    The Japanese mini-car manufacturer said it has recalled around 92,250 Move vehicles - a compact four-door hatchback available in Japan - over ignition switches which could fail to start.

    The recall involves models produced in 2014 to 2015.

    Separately, Daihatsu added that it recalled 4,673 vehicles of the same model produced in 2015 over parking brakes which could fail to activate.