Safety Recall V67 / NHTSA 19V-448 Incorrect Spare Tire - 2019 Ram 1500

June 13, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V448000

Spare Tire may not match Spare Tire Information

The driver, referencing the tire placard label, may incorrectly inflate the spare tire, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V448

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components TIRES

Potential Number of Units Affected 27

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Ram 1500 trucks. The spare tire provided may differ in size and required inflation pressure from the information on the tire placard label. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims."

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Safety Recall V73 - Occupant Restraint Controller - 2019 Jeep Renegade

June 11, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V438000

Incorrect ORC Calibration

The miscalibrated ORC may incorrectly deploy the air bags during a frontal crash, increasing the risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V438

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 745

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Renegade vehicles equipped with the Upland trim package. The Occupant Restraint Controller (ORC) may have been incorrectly calibrated.

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Brake Light may Randomly Illuminate - Unruh Fire - 2018 Dodge Ram 5500

May 13, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V359000

Brake Light may Randomly Illuminate

If the brake lights incorrectly illuminate, it can confuse other drivers, possibly increasing the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V359

Manufacturer Unruh Fire, Inc.

Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected 1

 

Summary

Unruh Fire, Inc. (Unruh Fire) is recalling one 2018 Dodge 5500-based fire truck equipped with Whelen brake lights. Depending on the specific wiring of the vehicle, these brake lights may illuminate when the brake pedal has not been pressed.

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Safety Recall V71 / NHTSA 19V-407 Occupant Restraint Controller - 2019-2020 Ram 1500

May 31, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V407000

ORC May Malfunction and Disable Safety Functions

Disabled air bags and seat belt pretensioners increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V407

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components AIR BAGS, SEAT BELTS

Potential Number of Units Affected 295,981

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Ram 1500 vehicles. The flash memory of the Occupant Restraint Controller (ORC) may become corrupted, disabling the vehicle's air bags and seat belt pretensioners.

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V48 - Driveshaft May Fracture and Separate - 2018-2019 Ram 1500

April 25, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V324000

Driveshaft May Fracture and Separate

A fractured rear driveshaft could detach from the vehicle and become a road hazard, or it may result in a loss of drive power, both of which can increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V324

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components POWER TRAIN

Potential Number of Units Affected 10,160

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Ram 1500 pickup trucks. The rear driveshaft may have an incomplete weld fusion between the tube and tube yoke, which may lead to weld cracking or the driveshaft fracturing.

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