January 17, 2023 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 23V010000
An unexpected engine shutdown can cause a loss of drive power, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V010
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 67,118
Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2017-2023 Pacifica Plug-In Hybrid Electric vehicles (PHEVs). An internal transmission wiring connector may short circuit, resulting in an unexpected engine shutdown.
Dealers will update the Power Inverter Module (PIM) software and, if necessary, update the instrument panel cluster (IPC) software, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed March 8, 2023. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLC’s number for this recall is 03A.
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 – 03A
REASON FOR THIS SAFETY RECALL
Some of the above vehicles have an internal transmission wiring connector which could short resulting in an unexpected engine shutdown under certain conditions. An unexpected engine shut down resulting in a loss of motive power can cause a vehicle crash without prior warning.
FCA US will conduct a voluntary safety recall on all affected vehicles to update the Power Inverter Module (PIM) software and, if necessary, update the Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) software. The remedy for this condition is not currently available. Dealers will be notified of the launch of this safety recall by way of established communication methods. This recall is estimated to launch in 1st Quarter of 2023.
- On August 16, 2022, FCA US Technical Safety and Regulatory Compliance (“TSRC”) opened an investigation into 2017-2023 MY Chrysler Pacifica PHEVs for a loss of motive power.
- From August 2022, through December 2022, FCA US TSRC conducted an analysis of loss of motive power reports and vehicle history and determined that some of the affected vehicles reported unexpected engine shutdowns under certain conditions.
- As of January 9, 2023, FCA US is aware of six customer assistance records, 242 warranty claims, and 59 field reports potentially related to this issue for all markets with dates of receipt ranging from February 17, 2018, to November 1, 2022.
- As of January 9, 2023, FCA US is not aware of any accidents or injuries potentially related to this issue for all markets.
- On January 9, 2023, FCA US determined, through the Vehicle Regulations Committee, to conduct a voluntary safety recall of the affected vehicles.
7 Affected Products
3 Associated Documents
Manufacturer Notices(to Dealers,etc) – Initial NSRACRCMN-23V010-2715
Defect Notice 573 Report
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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