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Recall 17V543000

Tire And Rim Size Information Missing From Certification Label

Recall Details

The vehicle certification label may not list the proper tire and rim size required for use on the vehicle. Dealers will provide and install a corrected certification label free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The information regarding proper tire and rim size for the vehicle is missing from the certification label of the vehicle. This could lead to improper tires and rim sizes being installed on the vehicle, possibly causing an unsafe condition and leading to a crash.

What Should You Do?

Recall repairs on your Jeep must be performed by a Jeep dealership. Chrysler will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in October, 2017. If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Jeep dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with. The Chrysler recall number is T53.

Affected Cars

Suspension & Steering, August 31, 2017

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
August 31, 2017
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
22,242
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
17V543000
Component
WHEELS

Summary
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. The tire and rim size information required to be on the Certification label was omitted during manufacturing, which may result in an incorrect tire and rim combination being installed on the vehicle. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, "Tire Selection and Rims."
Consequence
The missing tire and rim designation information may lead to an incorrect combination being installed on the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy
Chrysler will notify owners and will provide a corrected certification label, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 20, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T53.
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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