T80 - Seat Heaters May Overheat - 2005 Dodge Dakota

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V820
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components SEATS
Potential Number of Units Affected 16,900

 

Seat Heaters May Overheat

The hot spots and burn holes can injure the seat occupant and can increase the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain 2005 Dodge Dakota pickup trucks equipped with heated seats. These driver and passenger seats may develop hot spots that can result in the seat cushion or seat back having burn holes.

 

Remedy

Chrysler will notify owners and dealers will update the seat heating system control features, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 8, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T80.

 

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-17V820-9790.pdf

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https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RCAK-17V820-4413.pdf

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