August 26, 2022 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 22V642000
An internal loss of communication can result in a loss of drive power, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V642
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
Potential Number of Units Affected 4,907
Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2022 Ram 3500, 3500 Cab Chassis, Ram 2500, and 4500 and 5500 Cab Chassis vehicles equipped with Cummins 6.7L turbo diesel engines. The engine control module (ECM) may have been built with a misaligned capacitor that can short-circuit, resulting in an internal loss of communication.
Dealers will replace the ECM, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed October 15, 2022. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLC’s number for this recall is Z87.
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.nhtsa.gov.
New Safety Recall Advanced Communication – Z87
FCA US LLC (FCA US) has announced a safety recall on certain 2022 Model Year (DD) Ram 3500 Cab Chassis, (DJ) Ram 2500 Pickup, (DP) Ram 4500/5500 Cab Chassis, and (D2) Ram 3500 Pickup vehicles equipped with a 6.7L Diesel Engine.
REASON FOR THIS SAFETY RECALL
Some of the above vehicles may have been built with a Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with a misaligned capacitor which could create a short to ground and cause an internal PCM loss of communication. An internal loss of communication could result in a loss of motive power, which can cause a vehicle crash without prior warning.
FCA US will conduct a voluntary safety recall to replace and reprogram the PCM. Dealers will be notified of the launch of this safety recall by way of established communication methods. This recall is estimated to launch in 3rd Quarter of 2022.
- On August 2, 2022, the FCA US LLC (“FCA US”) Technical Safety and Regulatory Compliance (“TSRC”) organization opened an investigation into 2022 MY Ram 2500, 3500, and 3500/4500/5500 Cab Chassis vehicles based on information from the vehicle assembly plant regarding suspect ECMs.
- During August 2022, FCA US TSRC reviewed traceability records and met with FCA US manufacturing and determined certain Ram 2500, 3500, and 3500/4500/5500 Cab Chassis vehicles may have been released from the assembly plant with suspect ECMs.
- As of August 15, 2022, FCA US has identified zero customer assistance records, two warranty claims, and zero field reports potentially related to this issue for all markets with dates of receipt of July 6, 2022 and August 5, 2022.
- As of August 15, 2022, FCA US is not aware of any accidents or injuries potentially related to this issue for all markets.
- On August 19, 2022, FCA US determined, through the Vehicle Regulations Committee, to conduct a voluntary safety recall of the affected vehicles.
4 Affected Products
4 Associated Documents
Defect Notice 573 ReportRCLRPT-22V642-5484
Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc) – NSRAC re New Safety RecallRCMN-22V642-4637
Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc) – NSRAC re FCA US LLC (FCA US) has announced a safety recall on certain 2022 Model Year (DD) Ram 3500 Cab Chassis, (DJ) Ram 2500 Pickup, (DP) Ram 4500/5500 Cab Chassis, and (D2) Ram 3500 Pickup vehicles equipped with a 6.7L Diesel EngineRCMN-22V642-0387
Latest Recalls Documents
Chrysler Recommended J2534 Devices
|J2534 Device||Firmware Version|
|CTC Vehicle Box *||1.9|
|Blue Streak -2534 Global Programmer||2.10|
|Actia I+ME Passthru||2.07|
* Chrysler recommends the CTC Vehicle Box Device for Chrysler SCI ECU reprogramming. SCI reprogramming is used on most PCMs and TCMs prior to the introduction of CAN bus vehicles which began in 2004 (Durango).
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