General Motors will recall 14,245 Cadillac DTS and Buick Lucerne cars with V8 engines because of a potential problem with the starter and alternator cables that can cause fires.
The cables can come into contact with the power steering return line, GM said in a statement. This can lead to a leak in power-steering fluid, battery drain and a hole in the line.
If the power steering fluid comes into contact with hot metal in the engine, this could cause a fire.
There have been four fires reported but no injuries GM said.
The cars affected are from the 2010 and 2011 model years.
GM Recalling 14,245 Vehicles to Fix Potential Fire Problem