RAM 1500 2020: AIR BAGS: AIR BAG CONTROL MODULE

Make : RAM Model : 1500 Year : 2020
Build Dates : 2017-10-31 - 2019-05-21
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 19V407000
Date Owner's Notified: 2019-06-20 Date Received by ODI: 2019-05-31 Date Added to Database: 2019-06-03
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: V61, V71
Component: AIR BAGS: AIR BAG CONTROL MODULE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 295981
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain 2019-2020 Ram 1500 vehicles. The flash memory of the Occupant Restraint Controller "ORC" may become corrupted, disabling the vehicle's air bags and seat belt pretensioners.
Consequence:
      Disabled air bags and seat belt pretensioners increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the ORC or replace it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began June 20, 2019. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's numbers for this recall are V61 and V71.
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.