RAM PROMASTER CITY 2018: STEERING:RACK AND PINION

Make : RAM Model : PROMASTER CITY Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-01-29 - 2018-02-20
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V149000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-03-13 Date Received by ODI: 2018-03-06 Date Added to Database: 2018-03-08
Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: U23
Component: STEERING:RACK AND PINION
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 225
Summary:
      Chrysler "FCA US LLC" is recalling certain 2018 RAM ProMaster City vehicles. The gears within the hydraulic rack and pinion steering system may have a casting defect that can cause a crack and a loss of hydraulic steering fluid.
Consequence:
      A hydraulic steering fluid leak may require additional sudden steering effort, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the steering gear housing, replacing any affected rack-and-pinion assembly, free of charge. The recall began March 13, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U23.
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.