JEEP CHEROKEE 2017: AIR BAGS:KNEE BOLSTER

Make : JEEP Model : CHEROKEE Year : 2017
Build Dates : 2016-10-13 - 2016-10-17
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V799000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-11-09 Date Received by ODI: 2016-11-02 Date Added to Database: 2016-11-02
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: S84
Component: AIR BAGS:KNEE BOLSTER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 88
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain model year 2017 Jeep Cherokee vehicles manufactured October 13, 2016, to October 17, 2016. Improper welds on the driver's knee air bag inflator may prevent the air bag from properly inflating.
Consequence:
      If the driver's knee air bag does not properly inflate, there is an increased risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's knee air bag module, free of charge. The recall began November 9, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S84.
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.