Seoul: Just three days following the recall of 1,60,000
LPG powered Rezzo mini vans by GM Daewoo Auto and Technology
Co the company said yesterday it is recalling 197,565
Matiz compact cars because of engine problems.
recall will affect 190,171 Matiz models manufactured between
February 1, 1998 and April 23, 2000. The engine coolant
should have been replaced after two years of use instead
of three years as had been recommended.
7,394 Matiz compact cars produced between October 1, 2002
and November 23, 2003 are being recalled for faulty clutch
spokesperson for GM Daewoo said Matiz models were exported
but he could not provide immediately details on how many
sold abroad and how many of them would be affected by
the recall. The company did not provide an estimated cost
for the recall.