DODGE CHARGER 2016: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

Make : DODGE Model : CHARGER Year : 2016
Build Dates : 2014-08-05 - 2018-03-08
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V281000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-06-27 Date Received by ODI: 2018-05-01 Date Added to Database: 2018-05-03
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: U37
Component: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 13928
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain 2015-2018 Dodge Charger pursuit police vehicles equipped with all-wheel drive and V8 engines. The front driveshaft universal joint may seize or fracture causing the shaft to detach from the vehicle.
Consequence:
      If the front driveshaft detaches from the vehicle it may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front driveshaft, free of charge. The recall began June 27, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U37.
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.