T51 – Water Pump Leak may cause Fire – 2013-2017 RAM

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V562
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 443,712

 

Water Pump Leak may cause Fire

The leaking water pump can increase the risk of an engine compartment fire.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2013-2017 RAM 2500, 3500, 3500 Cab Chassis, 4500 Cab Chassis, and 5500 Cab Chassis vehicles, equipped with Cummins 6.7L Turbo Diesel engines that have Concentric-brand water pumps without a vent hole. These water pumps may leak coolant.

 

Remedy

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the water pumps, free of charge.

The recall is expected to begin November 1, 2017.

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

Chrysler’s number for this recall is T51.

 

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-17V562-6036.pdf

RCMN-17V562-6036

 


https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RMISC-17V562-4681.pdf

RMISC-17V562-4681

 


https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCAK-17V562-1534.pdf

RCAK-17V562-1534

 


 

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