RAM 3500 2018: STEERING:LINKAGES
|Make : RAM||Model : 3500||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18E096000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2018-12-03||Date Received by ODI: 2018-10-16||Date Added to Database: 2018-10-22|
|Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)|
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|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 847|
Streetcar ORV LLC "Streetcar" is recalling certain American Expedition Vehicles "AEV" 3" Dualsport aftermarket suspension kits, part numbers N0436000 and N0436001, sold for installation on 2013-2018 RAM 2500 and 3500HD trucks. Improper installation and machining of the original equipment steering knuckle may weaken the joint between the steering drag link and knuckle.
The weakened connection may result in a fractured steering drag link, causing a loss of steering and increasing the risk of a crash.
Streetcar will notify owners and dealers will inspect and install a new steering knuckle, free of charge. The recall began December 3, 2018. Owners may contact AEV customer service at 1-248-926-0256, extension 500.
|Report Initiator: MFR||E Report|
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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.