U52 - Cylinder or Camshaft Damage - 2019 Jeep Cherokee

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V344
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 14

 

Cylinder or Camshaft Damage

Cylinder damage or camshaft failure can cause the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles equipped with 2.0L engines. The engines in these vehicles may be missing valve stem keepers, which can allow the valve to drop into the engine cylinder causing engine damage. These engines may also have a reversed camshaft cap that can damage the camshaft bearing causing camshaft failure.

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U48 - Intermediate Steering Shaft may Split - 2018 Jeep Wrangler

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V343
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components STEERING
Potential Number of Units Affected 539

 

Intermediate Steering Shaft may Split

If the weld seam splits, the steering wheel may lose center positioning causing a loss of steering responsiveness and increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Jeep Wrangler vehicles. The intermediate steering shaft may not have been properly welded causing a split where the external spline is formed.

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Cruise Control cannot be Cancelled - 2014-2019 Dodge RAM Jeep Chrysler

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V332
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL
Potential Number of Units Affected 4,846,885

 

Cruise Control cannot be Cancelled

If the vehicle maintains its speed or accelerates despite attempts to deactivate the cruise control, there would be an increased risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2014-2018 Dodge Journey, Charger and Durango, RAM 2500, 3500, 3500 Cab Chassis (more than 10,000lb), 4500 Cab Chassis and 5500 Cab Chassis, Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee and Chrysler 300, 2014-2019 RAM 1500, 2015-2018 Dodge Challenger, 2015-2017 Chrysler 200, 2016-2018 RAM 3500 Cab Chassis (less than 10,000 lb), 2017-2018 Chrysler Pacifica and 2018 Jeep Wrangler vehicles. These vehicles are being recalled to address a defect that could prevent the cruise control system from disengaging. If, when using cruise control, there is a short circuit within the vehicle's wiring, the driver may not be able to shut off the cruise control either by depressing the brake pedal or manually turning the system off once it has been engaged, resulting in either the vehicle maintaining its current speed or possibly accelerating.

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Safety Recall T64 / NHTSA 17V-712 Front Door Impact Pressure Sensor - 2018 Ram ProMaster

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V712
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 3,514

 

Impact Sensor Housing may Fracture

A fractured sensor could affect the deployment of the standard supplemental side airbags during certain side impact crashes, increasing the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Ram ProMaster vehicles. An incorrect rivet may have been used to attach the front door impact sensor which can cause the sensor housing to fracture.

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Safety Recall T70 / NHTSA 17V-740 Instrument Panel Cluster Software Update - 2017-2018 Jeep Compass

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V740
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 25,823

 

Instrument Brightness not Adjustable/FMVSS 101

An instrument cluster that is too bright, and cannot be dimmed, can reduce the driver's ability to see at night, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2017-2018 Jeep Compass vehicles. The brightness of the backlighting for the Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) cannot be adjusted. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 101, "Controls and Displays."

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