CHRYSLER 2500 2015: WHEELS

Make : CHRYSLER Model : 2500 Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2015-04-14 - 2017-05-02
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V499000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-08-30 Date Received by ODI: 2017-08-10 Date Added to Database: 2017-08-11
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: WHEELS
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1765
Summary:
      Streetcar ORV LLC, dba American Expedition Vehicles "AEV" is recalling certain 2013-2017 RAM 2500 and 3500 heavy duty trucks, modified by AEV to be equipped with cast aluminum Katla 8.5" road wheels. The outer surface of the wheel may fracture, resulting in rapid air loss.
Consequence:
      If the wheel fractures, a loss of vehicle control can occur, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      AEV will notify owners, and dealers will replace the wheels with wheels of similar value, free of charge. The recall began on August 30, 2017. Owners may contact AEV customer service at 1-248-926-0256 extension 500.
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.