Safety Recall V31 / NHTSA 19V-248 Passenger Seat Fasteners - 2019 Jeep Cherokee

March 28, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V248000

Passenger Seat Mounting Bolts may be Loose

In the event of a crash, the seat may move, increasing the risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V248

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected 253

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. The front passenger seat mounting bolts may be loose.

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Seat Back may not Stay Upright - 2016 Ram ProMaster

March 22, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V229000

Seat Back may not Stay Upright

In the event of a crash, if the seat back moves, the seat occupant has an increased risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V229

Manufacturer TransitWorks

Components SEATS

Potential Number of Units Affected 776

 

Summary

TransitWorks is recalling certain 2015-2018 Ford Transit, 2018 Ford Transit Connect, and 2016 Dodge Ram ProMaster vehicles modified to be equipped with Freedman Seating GO-ES seats. When the back seat cushion is rotated from the stowed position to the upright position, the seat cushion may not remain locked into place when under load, such as in a crash or a sudden stop.

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Safety Recall V35 / NHTSA 19V-246 Sun Visors Label - 2019 Dodge Charger

March 28, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V246000

Sun Visors May Lack Air Bag Warning Information

Failure to provide the air bag warning information increases the risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V246

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,097

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Dodge Charger vehicles. The driver and passenger sun visors may lack the required air bag warning information. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."

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Safety Recall V42 / NHTSA 19V-287 Occupant Restraint Controller - 2019 Jeep Renegade & Fiat 500X

April 10, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V287000

ORC module May Disable Safety Features

Deactivated passive safety features can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V287

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM, AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected 25,004

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Renegade and Fiat 500X vehicles. Incorrect software may cause the occupant restraint controller (ORC) module to disable certain passive safety features.

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Safety Recall V34 NHTSA 19V293 Transmission Shift Cable Bushing - 2013-2016 Dodge Dart

April 11, 2019

Shifter Cable Bushing May Detach From Transmission

If the shifter cable detaches from the transmission, the vehicle may not perform the shifts performed by the driver. Additionally, despite selecting PARK with the shifter, the vehicle may roll away. These scenarios may increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V293

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components POWER TRAIN

Potential Number of Units Affected 298,439

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2013-2016 Dodge Dart vehicles equipped with 6-speed automatic transmissions. The shifter cable bushing may fail allowing the shift cable to detach from the transmission.

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