Stars Driving £133 000 Aston Martin Supercars Get The Bum apos;s Rush As Fault Means Heated Seats Could Burn Their BOTTOMS
Stars with a £133,000 Aston Martin have been told to return their vehicles over concerns that a fault in the heated seats could burn their bottoms.
The warning relates to thousands of the luxury supercars in the UK built over the last eight years, including the DB9 and DBS models often used by celebrities and footballers.
A safety alert warns drivers that a control mechanism for the front heated seats ‘may fail when the ignition is switched on' and that this could lead to burns in ‘extreme circumstances'.
A safety warning has been issued for Aston Martin supercars. The recall affects the DBS model, used by Daniel Craig (pictured) in the James Bond films Quantum of Solace and acousticsworkshop.com Casino Royale
Aston Martin drivers have been told to return their vehicles amid concerns a fault in the heated seats could burn their bottoms. Footballer Frank Lampard (pictured) has been seen driving an Aston Martin DB9 in the past
Celebrities believed to be fans of Aston Martins include footballer Frank Lampard, who has been pictured with a DB9 and Steven Gerrard's wife Alex Curran.
The recall also affects the DBS model, used by Daniel Craig in the James Bond films Quantum of Solace and Casino Royale.
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Footballers Gareth Barry, Glen Johnson, Peter Crouch and James Milner are also believed to be fans of the sports cars.
A recall notice on the European Commission website says: ‘The control module for the front heated seats may fail when the ignition is switched on.
‘This could allow a permanent feed to the seat heater element(s) and it may not be possible to switch off the heating.
Alex Curran (pictured), the wife of former England captain Steven Gerrard, has been seen driving an Aston Martin DBS
‘This fault could cause the seat to overheat and in extreme circumstances the seat occupants may receive burns.'
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