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Each front wheel of the car is secured to the vehicle with a spindle nut. On some Chrysler vehicles, the nut was not installed by mistake. If the nut is missing, the wheel could separate from the vehicle and cause an accident.
What Should You Do?
We at RepairPal have designated this a high priority recall; a wheel could separate from the vehicle without warning. Please contact your Chrysler or Dodge dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.
The spindle nut may be missing from the front wheels of some vehicles. A front wheel may come off and cause an accident. Dealers will inspect for missing nuts and will repair affected wheels. This recall started on November 2, 2009. The Chrysler recall number is J27.