JEEP CHEROKEE 2019: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Make : JEEP Model : CHEROKEE Year : 2019
Build Dates : 2018-06-19 - 2018-06-30
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V492000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-08-07 Date Received by ODI: 2018-07-26 Date Added to Database: 2018-07-31
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: U85
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles and 2018 Chrysler Pacifica non-hybrid vehicles. A component in the transmission may not have been welded properly, possibly causing the transmission to not transmit engine power to the wheels.
Consequence:
      If the transmission weld fails, the vehicle will stop moving, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U85.
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.