CHEVROLET 5500 2015: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM

Make : CHEVROLET Model : 5500 Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2015-01-30 - 2015-02-06
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 15V468000
Date Owner's Notified: 2015-09-17 Date Received by ODI: 2015-07-27 Date Added to Database: 2015-07-27
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: R34
Component: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:UPPER ARM
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 199
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain model year 2015 Ram 4500, and 5500 pickup trucks manufactured January 30, 2015, to February 6, 2015. The affected vehicles may have inadequate penetration of the front upper control arm loop to spacer weld, reducing the front suspension stability.
Consequence:
      A reduction of suspension stability control could affect control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace any affected upper control arms, free of charge. The recall began on September 17, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is R34.
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.