DODGE RAM 2500 2005: STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY

Make : DODGE Model : RAM 2500 Year : 2005
Build Dates : 2002-02-12 - 2008-02-13
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V528000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-01-17 Date Received by ODI: 2013-11-06 Date Added to Database: 2013-11-07
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: N62
Component: STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 706664
Summary:
      Chrysler Group LLC "Chrysler" is recalling certain model year 2003-2008 Dodge RAM 2500 4x4 and 3500 4x4, model year 2007-2008 Dodge RAM 3500 4x2 Cab Chassis and model year 2006-2008 Dodge RAM 1500 Mega Cab 4x4 trucks manufactured February 12, 2002, through February 13, 2008. The left tie rod assembly may break.
Consequence:
      A failure of the tie rod assembly may result in a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler notified owners and launched its recall campaign in January 2014. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N62.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      This recall supersedes Chrysler tie rod recall 11V350. Vehicles that were previously remedied under recall 11V350 are also affected by this campaign. 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.