Essential Flash Management - FCA

WARRANTY BULLETIN

NO: D-17-08
DATE: March 17, 2017

 

PURPOSE:

To announce the Essential Flash Management feature. This new feature will provide a clear indication of what Flashes are required to be performed immediately. Key advantages include:

  • Increases Service Campaign Flash completion for Recall, Customer Satisfaction Notice (CSN) and Rapid Response Transmittal (RRT) by highlighting those Flashes that need to be addressed immediately.
  • Improves Customer Satisfaction by not applying updates that may change the operation of the vehicle’s behavior and cause customer confusion.

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Clockspring Replacement Due To Airbag Warning Lamp Illumination (X41) Warranty Extension - 2007 Jeep Wrangler

NUMBER: 08-013-17 REV. A
GROUP: Electrical
DATE: February 04, 2017

 

THIS BULLETIN SUPERSEDES SERVICE BULLETIN 08-013-17, DATED FEBRUARY 03, 2017, WHICH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM YOUR FILES. ALL REVISIONS ARE HIGHLIGHTED WITH **ASTERISKS** AND INCLUDE A NOTE ABOUT THE S33 RECALL AND CHANGE TO AN INFORMATION ONLY BULLETIN.

NOTE: **JK (Wrangler) Clockspring related concerns are addressed within the RC-S33-16 Recall.**

 

SUBJECT:

Clockspring Replacement Due To Airbag Warning Lamp Illumination (X41) Warranty Extension

 

MODELS:

2007 (JK) Wrangler

 

DIAGNOSIS:

Using a Scan Tool (wiTECH) with the appropriate Diagnostic Procedures available in TechCONNECT, verify all related systems are functioning as designed. If DTCs or symptom conditions, other than the ones listed above are present, record the issues on the repair order and repair as necessary before proceeding further with this bulletin.

If the customer describes the symptom/condition listed above or if the technician finds the DTC, perform the Repair Procedure.

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Seat Belt Interaction With Police Equipment - 2006-2015 Dodge Charger

NUMBER: 10-002-15
GROUP: Restraints
DATE: December 05, 2015

 

SUBJECT:

Seat Belt Interaction With Police Equipment

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin involves installing a comfort clip on the seat belt.

 

MODELS:

2006 - 2010 (LX) Dodge Charger
2011 - 2015 (LD)

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

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles equipped with Police Group (Sales Code AHB).

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

The officer may describe a rare interaction between brought-in police equipment and the vehicle’s seat belt latch plate.

NOTE: Installation of the comfort clip will allow officers to re-position their seat belt latch plate to minimize the risk of unintended equipment interactions.

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Cracked Vinyl Soft Top Window - 2007-2015 Jeep Wrangler

NUMBER: 23-038-15
GROUP: Body
DATE: October 22, 2015

 

SUBJECT:

Cracked Vinyl Soft Top Window

 

OVERVIEW:

This bulletin provides soft top vinyl window precautions during cold weather.

 

MODELS:

2007 - 2015 (JK) Jeep Wrangler

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles within the following markets/countries: NAFTA, LATAM, APAC, EMEA

NOTE: This bulletin applies to vehicles equipped with Vinyl Soft Top Window.

 

SYMPTOM/CONDITION:

Vinyl windows are susceptible to cracking when handled in cold temperature below 41°F (5°C). The condition shown in (Fig. 1) is not warrantable.

Fig. 1 Examples Of Cracked Vinyl Window - Non Warrantable Condition

Fig. 1 Examples Of Cracked Vinyl Window - Non Warrantable Condition

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U38 - Rear Lower Control Arm - 2004-2007 Jeep Liberty

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V278
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components SUSPENSION
Potential Number of Units Affected 239,904

 

Rear Lower Control Arm Fracture

A fractured control arm can cause a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2004-2007 Jeep Liberty vehicles. The rear suspension lower control arms can fracture due to excessive corrosion, causing a loss of vehicle control.

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