Dodge is recalling approximately 363,500 model-year 2011-2015 Dodge Journey SUVs to address an airbag wiring issue.
FCA says the driver’s side front airbag could unexpectedly deploy if the wiring harness gets chafed within steering wheel and short circuits.
Dodge dealers will inspect the airbag wiring and replace it if needed. Service teams will also install a protective cover. You can check out the official NHTSA recall notice here.
Fiat Chrysler plans to notify owners on owners Aug. 21. You can reach the automaker at 800-853-1403 or call the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 for more info. Drivers can also look up their VIN number on https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls.