Flash: Powertrain Diagnostic And System Enhancements - 2015-2016 Dodge Journey

NUMBER: 18-046-16
GROUP: Vehicle Performance
DATE: April 22, 2016

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 18-028-15, DATED APRIL 08, 2015, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDE ADDITIONAL MODEL YEAR, SYMPTOM/CONDITION AND LABOR OP.

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-032. 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.

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THE wiTECH SOFTWARE IS REQUIRED TO BE AT THE LATEST RELEASE BEFORE PERFORMING THIS PROCEDURE.

 

SUBJECT:

Flash: Powertrain Diagnostic And System Enhancements

 

OVERVIEW:

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

 

MODELS:

2015 - **2016** (JC) Dodge Journey (China Only)

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles within the following markets/countries: APAC.

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before April 21, 2016 (MDH 0421XX) equipped with a 2.0L Diesel Engine (Sales Code EBT) and China Equipment Group (Sales Code AB7).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The customer may describe the following:

The PCM software also includes:

  • Release of a required V-1 software update that meets Euro IV Emissions for the China specific test weight class.

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Oil leak Due to Engine Oil Cooler Hose Separation - 2017 Dodge Challenger & Charger

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V496
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 1,207

 

Oil leak Due to Engine Oil Cooler Hose Separation

If an EOC line fails, oil may spray onto the windshield or contact a hot surface, impairing driver visibility and increasing the risk of a crash or fire.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017 Dodge Challenger and Charger vehicles equipped with Hellcat engines.

The engine oil cooler (EOC) hoses may fail resulting in a rapid loss of engine oil.

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Wire Harness Hanging Down From Rear Bumper Fascia - 2011-2014 Chrysler Town And Country, Chrysler Voyager / Grand Voyager, Dodge Caravan

NUMBER: 08-034-15
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: April 07, 2015

 

SUBJECT:

Wire Harness Hanging Down From Rear Bumper Fascia

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves attaching the park assist and/or blind spot detection wire harness to the rear bumper fascia.

 

MODELS:

2011 - 2014 (RT) Chrysler Town And Country
Chrysler Voyager / Grand Voyager
Dodge Caravan

 

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before April 16, 2014 (MDH 0416XX) equipped with Blind Spot And Cross Path Detection (sales code XAN) and/or Parksense Rear Park Assist System (sales code XAA).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The customer may describe a wire harness hanging down from the rear bumper fascia.

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Intermittent Coolant Weepage From Upper Radiator Hose Or Radiator - 2015 Dodge Challenger & Charger, Chrysler 300

NUMBER: 07-005-15 REV. B
GROUP: Cooling
DATE: August 11, 2015

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-029 AND SERVICE BULLETIN 07-005-15 REV. A, DATED APRIL 11, 2015, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. THIS IS A COMPLETE REVISION AND NO ASTERISKS HAVE BEEN USED TO HIGHLIGHT REVISIONS.

THIS SERVICE BULLETIN IS ALSO BEING RELEASED AS RAPID RESPONSE TRANSMITTAL (RRT) 15-084. 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:

Intermittent Coolant Weepage From Upper Radiator Hose Or Radiator

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves installing an additional clamp on the upper radiator hose along with replacing the radiator assembly.

 

MODELS:

2015 (LA) Dodge Challenger
2015 (LD) Dodge Charger
2015 (LX) Chrysler 300

 

NOTE: This bulletin applies to the following vehicles built on or after August 15, 2014 (MDH 0815XX) and on or before March 07, 2015 (MDH 0307XX):

  • LA equipped with a 6.2L engine (sales code ESD).
  • LA equipped with a 6.4L engine (sales codes ESG and ESH).
  • LD equipped with a 6.4L engine (sales code ESG and ESH).
  • LD equipped with a 6.2L engine (sales code ESD). LX equipped with a 6.4L engine (sales code ESG).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

Customers may experience a slight coolant weepage underhood. After further inspection, the technician may notice coolant weeping from the upper radiator hose connection at the radiator or the radiator itself.

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Cargo Compartment Load Floor Panel Latch Handle Broken - 2014-2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee & Dodge Durango

NUMBER: 23-012-15
GROUP: Body
DATE: March 31, 2015

 

SUBJECT:

Cargo Compartment Load Floor Panel Latch Handle Broken

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves replacing the cargo compartment load floor panel latch handle.

 

MODELS:

2014 - 2015 (WK) Jeep Grand Cherokee
2014 - 2015 (WD) Dodge Durango

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles built on or before November 26, 2014 (MDH 1126XX).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The customer may describe a broken cargo compartment load floor panel latch handle.

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