UB2 - Fuel Pump Cavitation - 2017-2018 Jeep Renegade

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V731
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 21,104

 

Loss of Fuel Pressure

A loss of fuel pressure can cause a stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Jeep Renegade 4X2 flex fuel/E85 vehicles equipped with a 2.4L engine. In certain operating conditions such as high power demand in conjunction with high altitude and/or high ambient temperatures, a manufacturing error in the fuel pump assembly may result in a loss of fuel pressure.

 

Remedy

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin December 6, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is UB2.

 

Notes

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

 

Check if your Vehicle has a Recall


Safety Recall Advanced Communication – UB2

10/24/2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCMN-18V731-5372.pdf

Download (PDF, 101KB)


FCA US LLC Chronology
2017 Jeep Renegade Fuel Pump Cavitation
Submitted on October 17, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RMISC-18V731-1248.pdf

Download (PDF, 342KB)


FCA US LLC Chronology
2017-2018 Jeep Renegade Fuel Pump Cavitation
Submitted on October 23, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RMISC-18V731-4243.pdf

Download (PDF, 342KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

October 31, 2018

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2018/RCAK-18V731-5154.pdf

Download (PDF, 242KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=18V731&docType=RCL


 

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