The vehicle's air bags may not deploy as needed in an accident, resulting in increased risk of occupant injury. Additionally, the air bags could deploy inadvertently without an accident, causing loss of vehicle control. Dealers will replace the air bag control unit free of charge to resolve the concern.
The wiring for the sun visor vanity mirror may short and cause a vehicle fire. Dealers will repair the vehicles free of charge and will resolve the concern.
The brake booster may be contaminated with engine oil, causing loss of braking assistance. Dealers will inspect the brake boosters and replace ones that have evidence of contamination, along with the vacuum pump, vacuum tube assembly and master cylinder. If no contamination is found, dealers will replace only the vacuum tube assembly. These repairs will be made free of charge to resolve the concern.
The anti-lock brake system and electronic stability control system may stop working due to water intrusion damaging the control module. Dealers will seal the system wiring harness to prevent water from entering it and will replace the related module and repair related wiring harnesses as necessary free of charge to resolve the concern.
The hood latch striker bolts may loosen and allow the hood to open unexpectedly while driving. Dealers will install new hood striker bolts with the proper torque free of charge to resolve the concern.
While driving, the transmission may unexpectedly shift into neutral, resulting in a loss of vehicle driving power. Dealers will replace the transmission control module and bracket free of charge to resolve the concern.
The rear suspension lower control arms could fracture and fail, causing reduced vehicle control. Dealers will inspect and replace affected arms free of charge to resolve the concern.
The side air bag curtains and seat air bags may deploy unintentionally due to the side impact sensors being calibrated improperly. Dealers will update the occupant restraint control module calibration free of charge to resolve the problem.
The software for the vehicle radio can be exploited by unauthorized parties who can make changes vehicle system software remotely, possibly endangering vehicle operation. Chrysler will mail owners of affected vehicles a USB drive that includes a software update that eliminates the vulnerability free of charge to resolve the concern. Alternatively, owners may download the software from Chrysler directly to their own USB device to update the vehicle software.
In a crash that deploys the driver's front air bag, the inflator of the air bag can rupture, causing metal debris to strike vehicle occupants. Dealers will replace the front driver's air bag inflator free of charge to correct the concern.