Safety Recall W46 - 12-Volt Isolator Post Connection - 2017-2020 Chrysler Pacifica Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles ("PHEV")

June 9, 2020 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 20V334000

12V Connector Post May Overheat Causing Fire

A high resistance electrical connection may result in the connection overheating, increasing the risk of a fire with the vehicle on or off.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V334

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Potential Number of Units Affected 22,449

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017-2020 Pacifica Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles ("PHEV"). The 12 volt isolator post located behind the driver's seat may develop high resistance.

 

Remedy

The recall remedy is currently under development. FCA US LLC will notify owners, and dealers will perform an interim inspection of this joint. If the inspection indicates the joint is compromised, owners will receive a loaner vehicle, until a final remedy is developed. Interim notifications are expected to begin around June 22, 2020. Owners may contact FCA US LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US LLC's number for this recall is W46.

Note: Consumers are advised to exercise the following precautions until the vehicle has the final repair completed: do not park these vehicles inside of buildings or structures, or near other vehicles. Additionally, keep liquids out of the backseat area, including but not limited to beverages, wet items, umbrellas, or bottled liquids that may leak.

 

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.

 

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4 Affected Products

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
CHRYSLER PACIFICA HYBRID 2017-2020

5 Associated Documents

Recall 573 Report

RCLRPT-20V334-4729.PDF 214.61KB

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Recall 573 Report

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Recall 573 Report-Amendment 1

RCLRPT-20V334-7626.PDF 214.608KB

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Recall 573 Report

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Recall Acknowledgement

RCAK-20V334-3680.pdf 324.912KB

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Latest Recalls Documents

https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/documentList.xhtml?docId=20V334&docType=RCL

For the most up to date documents from NHTSA for this Recall, click the lick above


 

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