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Recall 14V795000

Clutch Ignition Interlock Switch

Recall Details

The clutch ignition interlock switch can fail due to broken return springs. A failed switch can cause the engine not to start or the vehicle to move unexpectedly when trying to start the engine. Dealers will replace the clutch ignition interlock switch to correct this concern.

Our Quick Take

The engine may not start or the vehicle could move unexpectedly when trying to start the engine.

What Should You Do?

Chrysler/Mitsubishi will notify owners of affected vehicles beginning February 13, 2015. If you don't receive notification in a timely manner and believe you should have, please contact your dealer for further instruction. They may ask for your vehicle identification number (VIN), so please have it handy when you call. The Chrysler recall number is P80.

Drive Train, December 16, 2014

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
December 16, 2014
NHTSA Action Number
PE14013
Potential Number of Units Affected
66,819
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
14V795000
Component
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Summary
Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2006-2007 Dodge Ram 1500, 2500, 3500, Dakota, and Mitsubishi Raider vehicles manufactured July 1, 2005, to July 31, 2006 with manual transmissions. The return springs in the clutch ignition interlock switch may break.
Consequence
Broken springs can result in a no-start condition, or cause unintended movement when the ignition is cranked, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.
Remedy
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the clutch ignition interlock switch, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 13, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is P80.
Notify
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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