JEEP CHEROKEE 2019: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Make : JEEP Model : CHEROKEE Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-02-04 - 2018-04-04
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V344000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-09 Date Received by ODI: 2018-05-25 Date Added to Database: 2018-05-30
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: U52
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 14
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles equipped with 2.0L engines. The engines in these vehicles may be missing valve stem keepers, which can allow the valve to drop into the engine cylinder causing engine damage. These engines may also have a reversed camshaft cap that can damage the camshaft bearing causing camshaft failure.
Consequence:
      Cylinder damage or camshaft failure can cause the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair or replace the affected engine components, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began August 9, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U52.
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.