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  • Weekly Recalls: Alfa Romeo, Jeep, Maserati, Mazda, Ram Trucks, Tesla, Toyota, Volkswagen

    Weekly Recalls: Alfa Romeo, Jeep, Maserati, Mazda, Ram Trucks, Tesla, Toyota, Volkswagen

    ALFA ROMEO 

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V878000
    • Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
    • Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 11,419

    Summary

    Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Alfa Romeo Stelvio, and Alfa Romeo Giulia vehicles. The fuel line sensor housing may crack and leak fuel.

    Remedy

    Dealers will inspect and replace the fuel line sensor housing, as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 1, 2022. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLC's number for this recall is Y91.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

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    JEEP 

     

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V873000
    • Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
    • Components AIR BAGS
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 99,255

    Summary

    Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L, 2022 Jeep Wagoneer, and Grand Wagoneer vehicles. The Occupant Restraint Controller (ORC) may have incorrect software which can disable the driver, passenger, and knee air bags without warning.

    Remedy

    Dealers will reprogram the ORC, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 30, 2021. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLC's number for this recall is Y79.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

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    MASERATI 

     

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V872000
    • Manufacturer Maserati North America, Inc.
    • Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 409

    Summary

    Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain 2021 Quattroporte, Ghibli, 2021-2022 Levante, and 2022 MC20 vehicles. The fuel line sensor housing may crack and leak fuel.

    Remedy

    Dealers will replace the fuel line sensor housing, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 27, 2021. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati's number for this recall is 442.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

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    MAZDA 

     

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V875000
    • Manufacturer Mazda North American Operations
    • Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 121,038

    Summary

    Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2018 Mazda3, Mazda6, 2019 CX-3, 2018-2019 MX-5, CX-5, CX-9, and 2019-2020 Mazda2 vehicles. The impeller inside the low-pressure fuel pump may crack and deform, potentially causing the fuel pump to fail.

    Remedy

    Dealers will replace the fuel pumps, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 11, 2022. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500 Option 4. Mazda's number for this recall is 5321K.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

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    RAM TRUCKS 

     

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V880000
    • Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
    • Components FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 222,410

    Summary

    Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Ram 2500, 3500 pickup trucks, and Ram 3500, 4500, and 5500 cab chassis vehicles equipped with Cummins 6.7L Turbo Diesel engines. The High Pressure Fuel Pump (HPFP) may fail, resulting in a sudden engine stall without warning.

    Remedy

    Dealers will replace the HPFP, update the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) software, and inspect and replace additional fuel system components as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 1, 2022. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLC's number for this recall is Y78.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

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    TESLA 



    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V868000
    • Manufacturer Tesla, Inc.
    • Components AIR BAGS
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 7,600

    Summary

    Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2021 Model X and Model S vehicles. The driver's air bag cushion may tear during deployment.

    Remedy

    Tesla Service will replace the driver's air bag, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 7, 2022. Owners may contact Tesla customer service at 1-877-798-3752. Tesla's number for this recall is SB-21-20-007.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

    Defect Notice 573 Report


    TOYOTA  

     

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V890000
    • Manufacturer Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
    • Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 227,490

    Summary

    Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Camry vehicles. The vane cap inside the vacuum pump may break, causing the pump to fail, which could result in a sudden loss of braking assist.

    Remedy

    Dealers will repair or replace the vacuum pump, as necessary, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 16, 2021. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

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    VOLKSWAGEN 



    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 21V874000
    • Manufacturer Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
    • Components SEATS, AIR BAGS
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 208,332

    Summary

    Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2017-2020 A4 Allroad, A4 Sedan, 2018-2019 RS5 Coupe, 2019 RS5 Sportback, 2018-2020 A5 Cabriolet, A5 Coupe, A5 Sportback, S4 Sedan, S5 Cabriolet, S5 Coupe, and Audi S5 Sportback vehicles. The cable connecting the seat heater to the Passenger Occupant Detection System (PODS) may have a contact fault, causing the software to misdiagnose a malfunction and disable the passenger air bag.

    Remedy

    Dealers will replace the connecting cable and either the heating mat or entire seat cover, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed January 7, 2022. Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi's number for this recall is 74E3. This recall is an expansion of Recall 19V-547 (74D9). Vehicles previously repaired under 19V-547 will need to return for the new remedy.

    Notes

    Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

    Defect Notice 573 Report


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