LAND ROVER DISCOVERY SPORT 2015: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Make : LAND ROVER Model : DISCOVERY SPORT Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2014-09-17 - 2014-11-03
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V614000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-10-14 Date Received by ODI: 2016-08-23 Date Added to Database: 2016-08-23
Manufacturers Involved: LAND ROVER
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: P091
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 10455
Summary:
      Jaguar Land Rover North America, LCC "Land Rover" is recalling certain model year 2015 Discovery Sport manufactured September 17, 2014 through November 3, 2014 and 2014-2015 Range Rover Evoque vehicles manufactured July 15, 2013 through July 1, 2015. In the affected vehicles the transmission sensor clusters may have insufficient crimps in the transmission wire harness, and as a result, the transmission may unexpectedly shift to neutral.
Consequence:
      If the vehicle unexpectedly shifts to neutral, there is an increased risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the automatic transmission serial number and if required, will update the transmission software to prevent the transmission from shifting into neutral due to a faulty crimp, free of charge. The recall is expected to began October 14, 2016. Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover's number for this recall is P091.
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.