DODGE JOURNEY 2018: VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

Make : DODGE Model : JOURNEY Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-05-01 - 2018-05-25
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V396000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-02 Date Received by ODI: 2018-06-14 Date Added to Database: 2018-06-18
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: U58
Component: VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1741
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain 2018 Dodge Journey vehicles. When reverse gear has been selected, the rear camera view may not be fully visible within two seconds. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 111, "Rearview Mirrors."
Consequence:
      If the full camera view is delayed and the driver does not check their surroundings before backing up, there may be an increased risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rearview mirror, free of charge. The recall began August 2, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U58.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 111
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.