Recall Alert: 2018 Jeep Cherokee/Compass
October 24, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V670000
Oil Pump Failure Causing Engine Stall
If the oil pump fails, the engine will stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V670000
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
Potential Number of Units Affected 357
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Jeep Cherokee and Compass vehicles equipped with 2.4L engines. The engines may have a cracked oil pump housing that can result in oil pump failure.
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the oil pump, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. Interim notices informing owners of the safety defect are expected to be mailed December 13, 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T65.
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