RAM 2500 2015: STEERING

Make : RAM Model : 2500 Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2014-05-24 - 2014-07-03
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V559000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-09-14 Date Received by ODI: 2016-07-26 Date Added to Database: 2016-07-26
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: S58
Component: STEERING
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 59
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain model year 2015 RAM 2500 trucks, and RAM 3500 trucks and cab chassis. The affected vehicles may have inadequate welds securing the front track bar frame brackets, possibly resulting in the bracket components separating from the frame.
Consequence:
      If the bracket components separate from the frame, the vehicle may have a reduced response to steering input, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will weld on a new track bar frame bracket or replace the frame of the vehicle, free of charge. The recall began on September 14, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S58.
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.