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Car Recalls

Recalls are issued for cars with safety-related defects or problems

Plymouth Neon recalls

 

For Models: Dodge Neon, Plymouth Neon

Brakes, July 2, 2001

RepairPal Expert Overview:

In the presence of oil and heat, the brake booster vacuum hose could swell and loosen from the intake manifold. This could cause a loss of power brake assist and an increase in engine idle speed. Dealers will replace the brake booster vacuum hose.

For Models: Chrysler 300M, Chrysler Cirrus, Chrysler Concorde, Chrysler LHS, Chrysler PT Cruiser, Chrysler Sebring, Dodge Dakota, Dodge Durango, Dodge Intrepid, Dodge Neon, Dodge Ram 1500, Dodge Ram 2500, Dodge Stratus, Dodge Viper, Jeep Cherokee, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Wrangler, Plymouth Breeze, Plymouth Neon, Plymouth Prowler

Body, Interior & Misc., November 12, 2000

RepairPal Expert Overview:

The information on how to secure a car seat properly using tether anchors using step by step, illustrated procedures is missing. Improper attachment of child seat tether straps to vehicle tether anchors could cause a child safety issue in a collision. Owners were sent an addendum to the owners manual that addresses tether strap installation.

For Models: Dodge Neon, Plymouth Neon

Drive Train, August 21, 2000

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS. VAPORS FROM THE POSITIVE CRANKCASE VENTILATION (PCV) SYSTEM CAN CONDENSE AND FREEZE INSIDE OF THE THROTTLE BODY WHEN THE VEHICLE IS OPERATED IN EXTREMELY COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES.

For Models: Dodge Neon, Plymouth Neon

Suspension & Steering, May 31, 1999

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE FRONT SUSPENSION LOWER CONTROL ARMS MAY HAVE BEEN INADEQUATELY WELDED BETWEEN THE PIVOT TUBE AND THE ARM.

For Models: Dodge Neon, Plymouth Neon

Body, Interior & Misc., April 5, 1999

RepairPal Expert Overview:

Some frontal passenger side air bags may not inflate correctly. In a crash, an occupant may not be restrained properly, which increases the risk of injury. Dealers will replace the air bag module.

For Models: Dodge Neon, Plymouth Neon

Body, Interior & Misc., February 2, 1999

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE REAR SUSPENSION CROSSMEMBER MAY BE MISSING SPOT WELDS.

For Models: Dodge Neon, Plymouth Neon

Suspension & Steering, November 15, 1997

Summary: VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE STEERING COLUMN COUPLER CAN BECOME DISCONNECTED WHEN THE VEHICLE EXPERIENCES AN UNDERBODY IMPACT.

For Models: Dodge Dakota, Dodge Neon, Dodge Viper, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Wrangler, Plymouth Neon

Body, Interior & Misc., July 15, 1997

RepairPal Expert Overview:

Chrysler is recalling certain 1997 Dodge Dakota, Neon, and Viper; Jeep Grand Cherokee and Wrangler; and Plymouth Neon models because the air bag may deploy without warning when the ignition switch is turned off. Unexpected air bag deployment can result in occupant injury. Dealers will replace the air bag control module.

For Models: Dodge Neon, Plymouth Neon

Brakes, December 6, 1996

Summary: THE FUEL AND REAR BRAKE TUBES CAN EXPERIENCE ACCELERATED CORROSION BETWEEN THE TUBES AND A RUBBER ISOLATOR.

For Models: Chrysler Cirrus, Dodge Neon, Dodge Stratus, Plymouth Breeze, Plymouth Neon

Brakes, June 10, 1996

Summary: THE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER CAN LEAK BRAKE FLUID DUE TO A DAMAGED DOUBLE LIP REAR PISTON SEAL.