Gallery: Fisker Officially Recalls All Karmas to Fix Battery Defect

 

Fisker Automotive, the maker of the Fisker Karma luxury plug-in electric hybrid vehicle has officially announced a recall of all 239 Karmas in the world in order to fix a defect recently revealed by their battery manufacturer, A123 Systems. The flaw, a series of misaligned hose clamps that could cause a coolant leak and resulting electrical shortage, was announced by A123 late last week and according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website where the recall is posted, the report by Fisker was filed on the 21st of this month with the recall beginning in January 2012.

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