T50 – Incorrect Software Combination/FMVSS 101 – 2017 Jeep Renegade

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V485
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 3,002

 

Incorrect Software Combination/FMVSS 101

If the malfunction indicator lamps illuminate at incorrect times, the driver may be unaware when a true malfunction occurs, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017 Jeep Renegade vehicles. Due to a software issue, multiple malfunction indicator lamps may illuminate on the instrument panel when no malfunction exists.

As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 101, “Control and Displays.”

 

Remedy

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the Instrument Panel Control software, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin September 16, 2017.

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

Chrysler’s number for this recall is T50.

 

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-17V485-6912.pdf

RCMN-17V485-6912

 


https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCAK-17V485-5614.pdf

RCAK-17V485-5614

 

Chrysler J2534 Application Overview

 

DRB III Emulator

Flash Availability – J2534/Pass Thru Device

Vehicle to Diagnostic Tool Reference Chart

 

Chrysler J2534 Manual

 

www.techauthority.com

 

 

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