RAM 5500 2012: POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
|Make : RAM||Model : 5500||Year : 2012|
|Build Dates : 2012-02-02 - 0000-00-00|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V239000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2014-05-01||Date Received by ODI: 2013-06-04||Date Added to Database: 2013-06-06|
|Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: N26|
|Component: POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 5622|
Chrysler Group LLC "Chrysler" is recalling certain model year 2012 RAM 4500 and 5500 trucks manufactured February 2, 2012, to December 22, 2012. Due to a welding issue with the front axle carrier, the front drive shaft may fracture and result in a loss of motive power and damage to surrounding components if the shaft continues to spin.
Damage to other components, or sudden loss of drive power may increase the risk of a crash.
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace or repair the front axle assembly, free of charge. The recall began on May 1, 2014. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N26.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V 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.