Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Recall – Airbag and Crankshaft Problems
Cole Kunzler3 years ago
According to The Detroit News, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles LLC will recall 43,071 SUVs due to problems with their crankshaft and camshaft sensors. These problems pose a stalling risk to consumers.
The company has also announced a recall of 23 of its 2017 RAM ProMaster vehicles due to anticipated failure of the seat-mounted side air bag inflator initiators to ignite upon collision. This would greatly increase the risk of injury. No injuries have yet been reported.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles – Plan for Consumer Remedy
The company will notify owners of the affected SUVs.
Dealers of the SUVs will receive a free replacement of the faulty crankshaft or camshaft sensor.
No RAM ProMasters have yet made it to customer hands.
Details about the Recalled Fiat Chrysler SUVs and RAM ProMasters
The SUVs with crankshaft and camshaft sensor problems were manufactured between May 9, 2016 and July 15, 2016.
The SUVs affected include Dodge Journey, Jeep Compass, and Jeep Patriot Vehicles.
The RAM ProMaster vehicles with airbag problems were manufactured between October 1, 2016 and December 7, 2016.