Safety Recall V99 - Steering Gear - 2019-2020 Jeep Cherokee

August 29, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V637000

Steering Rack Gear May Fail

A loss of steering control increases the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V637

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components STEERING

Potential Number of Units Affected 5,294

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. The steering rack gear may break, possibly causing a loss of steering control.

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Safety Recall V95 - Rear Driveshaft - 2020 Jeep Gladiator

August 29, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V636000

Rear Driveshaft Missing Grease in Monoblock Joint

A joint without grease may overheat and seize, possibly causing the driveshaft to fracture, resulting in a sudden loss of drive power. If the driveshaft completely separates from the vehicle it may become a road hazard. Either of these scenarios can increase the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V636

Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)

Components POWER TRAIN

Potential Number of Units Affected 3,427

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2020 Jeep Gladiator vehicles. The rear driveshafts may have been incorrectly assembled without grease in the monoblock joint.

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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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