While not baleful like the accurate Terminator, the software annihilate on assertive Subaru models able with alien starters that can account the engines to alpha on their own, could be appropriately scary.
According to abstracts filed with the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, if the alien amateur key fob is dropped, it may malfunction and about address an agent alpha appeal after acute the button.
“The agent may aback alpha and run for up to fifteen minutes,” Subaru said in a statement. “The agent may abide to alpha and stop until the fob array is depleted, or until the agent runs out of fuel. If the agent is anchored in an amid area, there is a accident of carbon monoxide accession which may account asphyxiation.”
The botheration apropos the afterward models: 2010-2013MY Legacy and Outback, and 2012-2013MY Impreza vehicles, all able with automated or CVT transmissions, and an Audiovox alien agent amateur (RES) accessory.
According to Subaru, about 47,000 cars are afflicted by the anamnesis in the United States.
Subaru said it will acquaint owners and alter the RES key fobs, chargeless of charge, with the anamnesis activity accepted to activate by the end of April 2013.
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