JEEP CHEROKEE 2016: SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY

Make : JEEP Model : CHEROKEE Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2013-07-29 - 2016-02-05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V590000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-10-03 Date Received by ODI: 2016-08-10 Date Added to Database: 2016-08-10
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: S63
Component: SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1827
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain model year 2014-2016 Jeep Cherokee vehicles manufactured July 29, 2013, to February 5, 2016. The seat fasteners on the first or second row seats may not have been tightened to the proper torque specification.
Consequence:
      Loose fasteners may allow the seats to move, increasing the risk of injury to the seat occupants in the event of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the seats or seat sets, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin during September 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall S63.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      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.