CHEVROLET 5500 2012: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Make : CHEVROLET Model : 5500 Year : 2012
Build Dates : 2012-05-03 - 2012-08-07
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V344000
Date Owner's Notified: 2013-10-17 Date Received by ODI: 2013-08-06 Date Added to Database: 2013-08-09
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: N50
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 85
Summary:
      Chrysler Group LLC "Chrysler" is recalling certain model year 2012 RAM 3500 trucks manufactured May 4, 2012, through August 7, 2012; and model year 2012 RAM 4500 and 5500 trucks manufactured May 3, 2012, through August 7, 2012. Due to a loose snap ring inside the transmission, there may be a loss of power transfer through the transmission to the wheels.
Consequence:
      An unexpected loss of power transfer may increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission assembly free of charge. The recall began on October 17, 2013. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N50.
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.