Dodge Durango Recall 06V044000
Some Vehicles May Have Incorrect Occupant Restraint Controller
Body, Interior & Misc., February 27, 2006
RepairPal Expert Overview
Our Quick Take:
Some vehicles may have the wrong occupant restraint controller (ORC), which can cause increased risk of injury in some crashes.
What Should You Do?
Please contact your 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.
Some vehicles may have the wrong occupant restraint controller (ORC), which can cause increased risk of injury in some crashes. Dealers will replace the occupant restraint module. The recall began February 27, 2006. The Chrysler recall number is F09.
Original Recall from the NHTSA
Model Year(s): 2006
Manufacturer's Report Date: February 27, 2006
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 06V044000
NHTSA Action Number: N/A
Component: AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 335
Summary: CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 208, 'OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION.' THE WRONG OCCUPANT RESTRAINT CONTROLLER (ORC) WAS INSTALLED ON THESE VEHICLES.
Consequence: THIS CAN CAUSE INCREASED RISK OF INJURY TO THE DRIVER UNDER CERTAIN CRASH CONDITIONS.
Remedy: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE OCCUPANT RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON FEBRUARY 27, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.
Notes: DAIMLERCHRYSLER RECALL NO. F09. CUSTOMERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV.
Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration