T56 - Active Headrests may not Deploy in a Crash - 2012-2013 Chrysler 200 & Dodge Avenger

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V640
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components AIR BAGS, SEATS
Potential Number of Units Affected 414,134

 

Active Headrests may not Deploy in a Crash

If the active headrests do not deploy in certain rear-end crashes, the front seat occupants have an increased risk of injury.

 

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2012 Jeep Liberty and 2012-2013 Chrysler 200 and Dodge Avenger vehicles. A component within the occupant restraint controller (ORC) may fail and prevent the active headrests from deploying in the event of a rear-end crash.

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