JEEP WRANGLER 2012: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL

Make : JEEP Model : WRANGLER Year : 2012
Build Dates : 2009-04-29 - 2016-09-17
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V018000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-02-04 Date Received by ODI: 2019-01-15 Date Added to Database: 2019-01-31
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: V01
Component: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 1413222
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain 2010 Dodge Ram 3500, Ram 4500/5500, 2010-2011 Dodge Dakota, 2010-2014 Dodge Challenger, 2010-2015 Dodge Challenger, Chrysler 300, and 2010-2016 Jeep Wrangler vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to explode.
Consequence:
      In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag, the inflator could explode with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began February 4, 2019. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is V01.
Report Initiator: ODI 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.