Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Ram 1500 Quad Cab trucks
RECALL Subject : Side Air Bag may Deploy Improperly
Report Receipt Date: AUG 21, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V534000
Component(s): AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected: 188,047
Manufacturer: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Ram 1500 Quad Cab trucks manufactured August 26, 2013, to August 8, 2015. The affected vehicles are equipped with side air bag inflatable curtains (SABIC) that may not fully overlap the C-pillars in the event of a vehicle crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 226, "Ejection Mitigation."
In the event of a vehicle crash, if a SABIC does not inflate as intended, there is an increased risk of injury to the rear seat occupant.
The remedy for this recall is still under development. The recall is expected to begin on September 18, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is R47.
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