Side Steps Are Missing - 2015 Jeep Wrangler

NUMBER: 23-004-15
GROUP: Body
DATE: February 07, 2015

 

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-014. ALL APPLICABLE SOLD AND UN-SOLD RRT VIN's HAVE BEEN LOADED. TO VERIFY THAT THIS RRT SERVICE ACTION IS APPLICABLE TO THE VEHICLE, USE VIP OR PERFORM A VIN SEARCH IN TECHCONNECT. ALL REPAIRS ARE REIMBURSABLE WITHIN THE PROVISIONS OF WARRANTY.

 

SUBJECT:

Side Steps Are Missing

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves inspecting for and if necessary installing the Side Steps.

 

MODELS:

2015 JK Jeep Wrangler

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before January 9, 2015 (MDH 0109XX) equipped with Wrangler X Package (Sales Code AEB).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

Side Steps are missing. Inspect for and if necessary install the Side Steps.

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Flash: BCM Diagnostic And System Improvements - 2014 Jeep Cherokee

NUMBER: 08-013-15
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: February 13, 2015

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 08-111-14 DATED DECEMBER 20, 2014, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDE CHANGING THE SERVICE BULLETIN TO AN RRT STATUS.

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-021. ALL APPLICABLE SOLD AND UN-SOLD RRT VIN's HAVE BEEN LOADED. TO VERIFY THAT THIS RRT SERVICE ACTION IS APPLICABLE TO THE VEHICLE, USE VIP OR PERFORM A VIN SEARCH IN TECHCONNECT. ALL REPAIRS ARE REIMBURSABLE WITHIN THE PROVISIONS OF WARRANTY.

HELP USING THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION FOR FLASHING AN ECU IS AVAILABLE BY SELECTING “HELP” THEN “HELP CONTENTS” AT THE TOP OF THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION WINDOW.

THE wiTECH SOFTWARE LEVEL MUST BE AT 15.02 OR HIGHER TO PERFORM THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

Flash: BCM Diagnostic And System Improvements

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves updating the Body Control Module (BCM) software.

 

MODELS:

2014 (KL) Jeep Cherokee

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before July 11, 2014 (MDH 00711XX).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

Customer and or Technician may notice one of more of the following:

  • A message may be displayed in the cluster “Start/Stop Not Available”, this may have started after the battery was disconnected. On Further inspection the Technician may find DTC U0216 Lost Communication With Driver Door Switch.
  • Intermittent No Start condition Without any DTCs (Vehicles with steering column lock, only).
  • U1220-87 - Lost Steering Lock Request Message - Missing Message.
  • U1517-87 - Body Controller Secret Code - Missing Message.
  • B2199-17 - Battery Voltage - Circuit Voltage Above Threshold, set in the BCM.
  • Day Time Running Lamps (DRL) will not turn on until the vehicle speed is 2 MPH (3 KPH), (Manual Transmission only).
  • Puddle Lamps will not turn off when the engine is started, (Manual Transmission only).

NOTE: If battery system DTC P0562 Battery/System Voltage Low or P0563 Battery/System Voltage High are set, normal charging system diagnostics needs to be performed.

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Flash: Powertrain Control Module (PCM) Updates - 2015 Jeep Wrangler

NUMBER: 18-024-15
GROUP: Vehicle Performance
DATE: March 13, 2015

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES TECHNICAL SERVICE BULLETIN 18-068-14, DATED NOVEMBER 25, 2014, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDES REMOVING VEHICLES WITH 3.6L ENGINE. THESE VEHICLES WILL NOW BE COVERED UNDER EMISSION RECALL P72.

HELP USING THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION FOR FLASHING AN ECU IS AVAILABLE BY SELECTING “HELP” THEN “HELP CONTENTS” AT THE TOP OF THE wiTECH DIAGNOSTIC APPLICATION WINDOW.

THE wiTECH SOFTWARE LEVEL MUST BE AT 15.03 OR HIGHER TO PERFORM THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

Flash: U0140 Lost Communication With Body Control Module

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with update software.

 

MODELS:

2015 (JK) Jeep Wrangler

NOTE: **This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before October 16, 2014 (MDH 1016XX) equipped with 3.0L V6 24V VVT Engine (sales code EHD).**

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

During normal diagnostics a technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) U0140 Lost Communication With Body Control Module. Attempting to clear the DTC will be unsuccessful.

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Removal Of Challenger SRT Hellcat Front Air Dam Shipping Covers - 2015 Dodge Challenger

NUMBER: 23-010-15
GROUP: Body
DATE: March 18, 2015

 

SUBJECT:

Removal Of Challenger SRT Hellcat Front Air Dam Shipping Covers

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves removing the front air dam shipping covers.

 

MODELS:

2015 (LA) Dodge Challenger

NOTE: This bulletin applies to SRT Hellcat vehicles equipped with 6.2L V8 Supercharged Engine (sales code ESD).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

Bright yellow shipping covers (1) have been added during vehicle production to prevent/lessen damage to the front fascia air dam during vehicle transport (Fig. 1).

If the bright yellow shipping covers are not installed on the front fascia air dam (2) (Fig. 1), this bulletin does not apply. No action is required.

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Incorrect Bolts Used On Rear Shock Absorber Upper Mount - 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee & Dodge Durango

NUMBER: 17-001-15
GROUP: Rear Suspension
DATE: March 21, 2015

 

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-030. ALL APPLICABLE SOLD AND UN-SOLD RRT VIN's HAVE BEEN LOADED. TO VERIFY THAT THIS RRT SERVICE ACTION IS APPLICABLE TO THE VEHICLE, USE VIP OR PERFORM A VIN SEARCH IN TECHCONNECT. ALL REPAIRS ARE REIMBURSABLE WITHIN THE PROVISIONS OF WARRANTY.

 

SUBJECT:

Incorrect Bolts Used On Rear Shock Absorber Upper Mount

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves replacing the rear shock absorber upper mount bolts.

 

MODELS:

2015 (WK) Jeep Grand Cherokee
2015 (WD) Dodge Durango

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or after November 24, 2014 (MDH 1124XX) and on or before December 04, 2014 (MDH 1204XX).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

Incorrect bolts used on the rear shock absorber upper mounts.

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