RAM 3500 2019: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Make : RAM Model : 3500 Year : 2019
Build Dates : 0000-00-00 - 0000-00-00
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 20V043000
Date Owner's Notified: 0000-00-00 Date Received by ODI: 2020-01-24 Date Added to Database: 2020-01-24
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: W03
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 87431
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain 2019-2020 Ram 2500 and 3500 Pickup vehicles equipped with six-speed automatic "68RFE" transmissions. A build up of pressure and heat inside the transmission may result in a transmission fluid leak from the dipstick tube.
Consequence:
      The leaking transmission fluid may contact the turbocharger or another ignition source within the engine compartment, increasing the risk of a fire.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission valve body separator plate and reprogram the powertrain control module. The recall is expected to begin March 14, 2020. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is W03.
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.