RG3 RG4 RJ3 RJ4 Radio Enhancements - 2015 Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

NUMBER: 08-019-17
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: February 21, 2017

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 08-072-16, DATED JULY 08, 2016, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDES THE REMOVAL OF BUILD DATE RESTRICTIONS AND UPDATED LOCATION DIRECTORY FOR UCONNECT DOWNLOADS.

 

SUBJECT:

RG3 RG4 RJ3 RJ4 Radio Enhancements

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves inspecting and if required, updating the radio software.

 

MODELS:

2015 (W2) Jeep Grand Cherokee (CKD Only)
2015 (W3) Jeep Grand Cherokee (Egypt CKD Only)
2015 (WK) Jeep Grand Cherokee
2015 (KL) Jeep Cherokee
2015 (LA) Dodge Challenger
2015 (LX) Chrysler 300
2015 (LD) Dodge Charger
2015 (ZD) Dodge Viper
2015 (WD) Dodge Durango
2015 (DS) RAM 1500 Pickup
2015 (DJ) RAM 2500 Pickup
2015 (D2) RAM 3500 Pickup
2015 (DX) RAM Truck (Mexico)

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles within the following markets/countries: LATAM, APAC and EMEA/(Middle East).

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles equipped with one of the following radios:

  • Uconnect 8.4 AM/FM/DAB/BT/VOICE (Sales Code RG3).
  • Uconnect 8.4AN AM/FM/DAB/BT/NAV/VOICE (Sales Code RG4).
  • Uconnect 8.4 AM/FM/BT (Sales Code RJ3).
  • Uconnect 8.4N AM/FM/BT/NAV (Sales Code RJ4).

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Flash: Incorrect Language Displayed In The Cluster And Odometer Line Disappears - 2014 Ram

NUMBER: 08-006-15 REV. A
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: December 19, 2015

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 08-006-15, DATED JANUARY 22, 2015, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDE UPDATED SYMPTOM/CONDITIONS.

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-005 ONLY APPLICABLE TO VEHICLES PRODUCED FOR THE CANADIAN MARKET. 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 IS REQUIRED TO BE AT THE LATEST RELEASE BEFORE PERFORMING THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

Flash: Incorrect Language Displayed In The Cluster And Odometer Line Disappears

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves reprogramming the Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) with updated software.

 

MODELS:

2014 (DS) Ram 1500 Pickup
2014 (DJ) Ram 2500 Pickup
2014 (D2) Ram 3500 Pickup
2014 (DD) Ram 3500 Cab Chassis
2014 (DP) Ram 4500/5500 Cab Chassis
2014 (DX) Ram Truck (Mexico)

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or after April 11, 2014 (MDH 0411XX) on or before May 21, 2014 (MDH 0521XX) equipped with Uconnect 3.0 AM/FM (sales code RA1) or Radio Delete (sales code RA8) with Instrument Panel Cluster W/Display Screen (sales code JAT) or Instrument Panel Cluster (sales code JA4). SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

  • **Customer may report that the odometer line disappears sometimes and comes back with an ignition cycle or changing cluster screens.**
  • The customer may notice when trying to switch the language from English to Spanish/French, only the radio will display the correct language. The cluster will still display English.

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Flash: Instrument Panel Cluster Does Not Show The Letter L - 2015 Jeep Compass/Patriot

NUMBER: 08-005-15
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: January 15, 2015

 

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-004. 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: Instrument Panel Cluster Does Not Show The Letter L

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves selectively erasing and reprogramming the Instrument Panel Cluster (IPC) with new software.

 

MODELS:

2015 (MK) Jeep Compass/Patriot (International Markets Only )

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles equipped with a 2.0L I4 DOHC 16V Dual VVT engine (sales code ECN) with Continuously Variable Transaxle II (sales code DAV) built between August 18, 2014 (MDH 0818XX) and November 24, 2014 (MDH 1124XX).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

A small number of customers may see a number “1” instead of the letter “L” for the shifter position when the vehicle is in low gear.

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Chrysler J2534 Application Overview

The Chrysler J2534 System is a combination of the J2534 Application (2010 and newer Model Year Support) and the Chrysler J2534 Flash Application (2009-1996 Model Year Support). J2534 aftermarket users are required and responsible for installing the J2534 device driver provided by the device manufacturer. If you need support installing the device driver software contact the device manufacturer. See the related article "Chrysler J2534 Manual" for additional information. Chrysler J2534 application provides below capabilities:

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FLASH: Battery Electric Vehicle, Multiple System Enhancements - 2013-2015 Fiat 500e

NUMBER: 08-004-15 REV. B
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: May 06, 2015

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 08-004-15 REV. A DATED APRIL 04, 2015, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDES, UPDATED PIM SOFTWARE.

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-001 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 15.04 OR HIGHER TO PERFORM THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

FLASH: Battery Electric Vehicle, Multiple System Enhancements

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves updating the software in multiple modules, Vehicle Tracking Module (VTM), Body Control Module (BCM), On-Board Charging Module (OBCM), Power Inverter Module (PIM) and Battery Pack Control Module (BPCM) if required.

 

MODELS:

2013 - 2015 (FF) Fiat 500e

NOTE: **This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before March 08, 2015 (MDH 0308XX) and equipped with the 83 KW electric motor (sales code E99).**

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The customer may experience one or more of the following:

  • The vehicle does not start charging when it’s plugged into the charging station.
  • Intermittently the charge indicator will show it’s charging when it’s not charging.
  • Intermittently the vehicle may have reduced performance.

Enhancement:

  • Increase of vehicle range in very cold weather.
  • Improve Air Conditioning operation.
  • Improvements to help reduce 12 volt battery drain when charging the vehicle with incompatible charging station.
  • Improvements to DTC diagnostics.
  • Enhancements to the central door lock feature.
  • Improvements to locate the vehicle, using the smartphone app.
  • Increase cabin preconditioning time from 2 to 10 minutes.
  • Update information that is displayed by the cluster.
  • Enhancements to the high voltage charging system.
  • Improves the accuracy of the vehicle estimated range.
  • Improve the total Lifetime energy consumed information that is display on a smartphone app.

False Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) illumination:

  • **U1014-00-Internal CAN Communication.**
  • P1E25-00-Hybrid/Ev Battery Failure Level 2.
  • P0AA4-00-Hybrid Battery Negative Contactor Circuit Stuck Closed.
  • P0AA6-00-Hybrid Battery Voltage System Isolation Fault.

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