Original Recall from the NHTSA
Model Year(s):
Manufacturer's Report Date:

June 4, 2013

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

13V234000

NHTSA Action Number:

N/A

Component:

POWER TRAIN , STEERING

Potential Number of Units Affected:

180,131

Summary:

Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2012-2013 Jeep Wrangler vehicles equipped with a 3.6L engine and an automatic transmission and manufactured January 23, 2011, through February 23, 2013. The power steering line may contact and wear a hole in the transmission oil cooler line resulting in a loss of transmission fluid.

Consequence:

A loss of transmission fluid may result in a loss of transmission function which may increase the risk of a crash.

Remedy:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the power steering return tube assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 2013. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N28.

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.safercar.gov.

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Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration