|Topic Review (Newest First)|
|10-30-2017 03:48 AM|
October 10, 2017 NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V640000
Active Headrests may not Deploy in a Crash
If the active headrests do not deploy in certain rear-end crashes, the front seat occupants have an increased risk of injury.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V640000
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components AIR BAGS, SEATS
Potential Number of Units Affected 414,134
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2012 Jeep Liberty and 2012-2013 Chrysler 200 and Dodge Avenger vehicles. A component within the occupant restraint controller (ORC) may fail and prevent the active headrests from deploying in the event of a rear-end crash.
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ORC as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 29, 2017. Owners may contact FCA customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA's number for this recall is T56.
|10-13-2017 04:27 PM|
Recall Alert: 2012/13 Headrests
Fiat Chrysler recalls vehicles for headrest problem
Oct. 13, 2017
Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 470,000 older vehicles worldwide to fix a problem with headrests that can malfunction in rear collisions.
The recall covers certain 2012 Jeep Liberty SUVs and 2012 and 2013 Chrysler 200 and Dodge Avenger midsize sedans.