T16 – Tire Pressure Warning Light – 2017 Fiat 500X

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V146
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components TIRES
Potential Number of Units Affected 278

 

Tire Pressure Warning Light/FMVSS 138

Driving a vehicle with an underinflated tire may result in tire failure and increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017 Fiat 500X vehicles. When the vehicle has a tire with low tire pressure, the tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) warning light may not illuminate.

As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 138, “Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems.”

 

Remedy

Fiat will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument panel software, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin April 21, 2017.

Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403.

Chrysler’s number for this recall is T16.

 

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

 

https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCMN-17V146-5707.pdf

RCMN-17V146-5707

 

 

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