GMC 1500 2016: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT
|Make : GMC||Model : 1500||Year : 2016|
|Build Dates : 2016-07-11 - 2016-11-11|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V198000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2017-04-24||Date Received by ODI: 2017-03-23||Date Added to Database: 2017-03-24|
|Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: T20|
|Component: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 30|
Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain 2016-2017 Ram 1500 trucks. The differential pin retaining screw may come loose while driving, potentially causing the differential to break or lock up.
A broken or locked up differential may result in a loss of motive power and possibly a loss of vehicle control. Either scenario increases the risk of a crash.
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the differential retaining pin, free of charge. The recall began April 24, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T20.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
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.