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    Weekly Recalls: Dodge/Jeep/Ram (3), Ford, Honda, Porsche

     JEEP/RAM/DODGE (3) 

     

    ***ROLLAWAY RISK***

    2018-2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango 

     

    • #1- NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V426000
    • Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
    • Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 270,904

    Summary

    Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango vehicles. A malfunction in the antilock-brake system (ABS) module may illuminate the brake lights, and allow the vehicle to start and shift out of Park without the brake pedal being applied.

    Remedy

    The remedy is under development. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed July 29, 2022. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLC's number for this recall is Z48.

    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

     

    • #2- NHTSA Campaign Number:  22V407000
    • Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
    • Components FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 138,645

    Summary

    Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2014-2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee, and 2014-2019 Ram 1500 vehicles equipped with 3.0L diesel engines. A high pressure fuel pump (HPFP) failure may introduce internal debris into the fuel system, potentially resulting in fuel starvation.

    Remedy

    Dealers will replace the HPFP, and inspect and replace, if necessary, additional fuel system components, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed July 29, 2022. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLS's number for this recall is Z46.

    Defect Notice 573 Report

     

    • #3- NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V407000
    • Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
    • Components BACK OVER PREVENTION
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 117,759

    Summary

    Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2022 Ram 1500, 2500 pickup trucks, and 3500 Cab Chassis vehicles with GVWR less than 10,000 lbs. The radio software may prevent the rearview image from displaying. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 111, "Rear Visibility."

    Remedy

    Dealers will reprogram the radio software, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed July 29, 2022. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLS's number for this recall is Z47.

    Noncompliance Notice 573 Report


    FORD 

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V415000
    • Manufacturer Ford Motor Company
    • Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 30,244

    Summary

    Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2022 Transit vehicles. The Instrument Panel Cluster may not properly illuminate telltales or gauges and the speedometer and tachometer pointers. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard numbers 101, "Control and Displays," and 102, "Trans Shift Lever Seq/Starter Interlock/Trans Braking Effect," and 105, "Hydraulic and Electric Brake Systems," and 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."

    Remedy

    Dealers will update the instrument panel cluster software, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed July 25, 2022. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 22C11.

    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.

    Recall 573 Report

    Noncompliance Notice 573 Report


    HONDA

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V430000
    • Manufacturer Honda (American Honda Motor Co.)
    • Components STRUCTURE
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 112,060

    Summary

    Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2006-2014 Ridgeline vehicles that were sold, or ever registered in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Washington D.C., and Wisconsin. An accumulation of road salt may cause the frame mounting surface, where the fuel tank mounting bands are attached, to corrode and possibly detach the fuel tank, which can result in a fuel leak.

    Remedy

    Dealers will inspect and repair the rear frame, as necessary, free of charge. Depending on the extent of any corrosion damage, Honda may offer to repurchase the vehicle. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed August 1, 2022. Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138.

    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.

    Recall 573 Report - June 21, 2022


    PORSCHE

    • NHTSA Campaign Number: 22V404000
    • Manufacturer Porsche Cars North America, Inc.
    • Components POWER TRAIN, BACK OVER PREVENTION
    • Potential Number of Units Affected 12,490

    Summary

    Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2020-2022 Taycan vehicles. A software error could cause the center screen (including rearview camera image) and the touch control panel remain to black directly after the ignition is activated. Also, the Real-Top-View (including rearview camera image) could display a flickering image. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 111, "Rear Visibility."

    Remedy

    Dealers will install new software, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed August 5, 2022. Owners may contact Porsche's customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is ANA6.

    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.

    Noncompliance Notice 573 Report

    Recall 573 Report - June 16, 2022

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