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Recall 04V112000

Chrysler Recalls 2004 Grand Cherokees Due to Sensor Wiring Problem

Recall Details

Chrysler is recalling 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokees equipped with 4.0L engines because the crankshaft position sensor wiring insulation may crack and expose the wire. If moisture is present, the sensor may malfunction, which can cause the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the crankshaft position sensor.

Electrical & Lights, March 29, 2004

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
March 29, 2004
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
14,621
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
04V112000
Component
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
Summary
ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 4.0L ENGINES, THE CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR WIRING INSULATION MAY CRACK AND EXPOSE THE WIRE.
Consequence
IN THE PRESENCE OF MOISTURE, THIS COULD RESULT IN SENSOR MALFUNCTION, WHICH COULD CAUSE THE ENGINE TO STALL, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN ON MARCH 29, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLER CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.
Notify
DAIMLER CHRYSLER RECALL NO. D13.CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION¿S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236).
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