Floor Mats in Subaru Crosstrek Vehicles Could Interfere with Accelerator or Brake Pedal

These vehicles may be equipped with an incorrect floor mat retention bracket

Floor Mats in Subaru Crosstrek Vehicles Could Interfere with Accelerator or Brake Pedal
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November 29, 2017

A new safety recall from Subaru affects certain model year 2018 Crosstrek vehicles.

What's the problem?

These vehicles may be equipped with an incorrect floor mat retention bracket, allowing the floor mat to move out of position and interfere with the accelerator or brake pedal operation.

If the floor mat moves out of position and interferes with the accelerator or brake pedal operation, it can increase the risk of a crash.

Subaru says that 2,367 Crosstrek vehicles are affected by this recall.

What happens next?

Owners of the recalled vehicles will be notified by Subaru, and dealers will inspect the floor mat retention bracket and replace it if necessary, free of charge.

To find out more about this recall, contact Subaru customer service at (856) 488-8500.

Subaru's reference number for this recall is WTR-77.