Beijing Benz-DaimlerChrysler Automotive Co. Ltd. will recall 1,443 Chrysler
300C sedans due to potential gearshift oil cooler problems, China's market
watchdog said on Thursday.
According to the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection
and Quarantine (GAQSIQ), the sedans to be recalled were manufactured from March
21 to May 29 of this year. The company's authorized service stations will offer
free replacements for customers.
The recall will not cover imported Chrysler 300C sedans.
Beijing Benz-DaimlerChrysler Automotive Co. Ltd. is a joint venture between
Daimler Chrysler and Beijing Automotive Industry Holding Company (BAIC). Each
side have a 50 percent stake in the 30-year joint venture.