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Recall 08V455000

The Windshield or Rear Quarter Glass May Fall Off While Driving

Recall Details

The windshield and/or rear quarter glass may have been installed using the wrong type of urethane adhesive. The glass may fall out unexpectedly and potentially strike a pedestrian or another vehicle. Dealers will replace the windshield and/or the rear quarter glass free of charge. The recall began October 13, 2008. The Chrysler recall number is H24.

Our Quick Take

Some glass may have been installed using the wrong type of adhesive. The glass may fall out unexpectedly and potentially strike a pedestrian or another vehicle.

What Should You Do?

We at RepairPal have designated this a high priority recall; the glass might not be installed correctly. Please contact your Jeep 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.

Affected Cars

Body, Interior & Misc., October 13, 2008

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
October 13, 2008
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
494
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
08V455000
Component
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
Summary
CHRYSLER IS RECALLING 494 MY 2008 JEEP LIBERTY VEHICLES. THE WINDSHIELD AND/OR FIXED REAR QUARTER GLASS MAY HAVE BEEN ASSEMBLED USING INCORRECT URETHANE ADHESIVE. THIS COULD AFFECT GLASS RETENTION.
Consequence
IF THE GLASS SEPARATES WHILE DRIVING, IT COULD STRIKE ANOTHER VEHICLE OR INJURE A PEDESTRIAN.
Remedy
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WINDSHIELD AND/OR FIXED REAR QUARTER GLASS FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL BEGAN ON OCTOBER 13, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.
Notify
CHRYSLER RECALL NO. H24. 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.
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