RAM 5500 2012: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
|Make : RAM||Model : 5500||Year : 2012|
|Build Dates : 2012-05-03 - 2012-08-07|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 13V344000|
|Date Owner's Notified: 2013-10-17||Date Received by ODI: 2013-08-06||Date Added to Database: 2013-08-09|
|Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)|
|Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: N50|
|Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 85|
Chrysler Group LLC "Chrysler" is recalling certain model year 2012 RAM 3500 trucks manufactured May 4, 2012, through August 7, 2012; and model year 2012 RAM 4500 and 5500 trucks manufactured May 3, 2012, through August 7, 2012. Due to a loose snap ring inside the transmission, there may be a loss of power transfer through the transmission to the wheels.
An unexpected loss of power transfer may increase the risk of a crash.
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission assembly free of charge. The recall began on October 17, 2013. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N50.
|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.