Safety Recall V06 / NHTSA 19V-021 Steering Linkage - 2013-2017 Ram 2500 & 3500

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V021
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components STEERING
Potential Number of Units Affected 573,876

 

Steering Linkage may Separate

A drag link separation can cause a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of crash.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2013-2017 Ram 3500 and 2014-2017 Ram 3500 Chassis Cab and Ram 2500 vehicles. The outboard steering linkage jam nut may loosen, allowing one end of the drag link to separate.

 

Remedy

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will check the steering linkage jam nut tightness, replacing the drag link assembly or welding the nut to the adjuster sleeve, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on March 16, 2019. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is V06.

 

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 – V06

02/01/2019

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2019/RCMN-19V021-5572.pdf

Download (PDF, 98KB)


FCA US LLC Chronology
2013-17 MY Ram Steering Linkage
Submitted on January 25, 2019

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2019/RMISC-19V021-4395.pdf

Download (PDF, 343KB)


Recall Acknowledgement

February 14, 2019

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2019/RCAK-19V021-2682.pdf

Download (PDF, 239KB)


Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=19V021&docType=RCL


 

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