GMC 1500 2014: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Make : GMC Model : 1500 Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2014-01-24 - 2014-02-05
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V161000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-05-21 Date Received by ODI: 2014-04-01 Date Added to Database: 2014-04-07
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: P13
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 125
Summary:
      Chrysler Group LLC "Chrysler" is recalling certain model year 2014 Ram 1500 4x4 vehicles manufactured January 24, 2014, through February 5, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the transmission case may have been improperly machined which can result in the park pawl not properly engaging when the transmission is in the 'Park' position.
Consequence:
      If the park pawl does not properly engage, the vehicle may rollaway, increasing the risk of a crash and occupant or pedestrian injuries.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the transmission, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began on May 21, 2014. Owners may contract Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is P13.
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.