Oil leak Due to Engine Oil Cooler Hose Separation – 2017 Dodge Challenger & Charger

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V496
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,207

 

Oil leak Due to Engine Oil Cooler Hose Separation

If an EOC line fails, oil may spray onto the windshield or contact a hot surface, impairing driver visibility and increasing the risk of a crash or fire.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017 Dodge Challenger and Charger vehicles equipped with Hellcat engines.

The engine oil cooler (EOC) hoses may fail resulting in a rapid loss of engine oil.

 

Remedy

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the EOC lines, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin September 22, 2017.

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

Chrysler’s number for this recall is T48.

 

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-17V496-4537.pdf

RCMN-17V496-4537

 


https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RMISC-17V496-2248.pdf

RMISC-17V496-2248

 


https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCAK-17V496-1610.pdf

RCAK-17V496-1610

 


 

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