RENEGADE VILLAGIO 2014: TIRES:VALVE

Make : RENEGADE Model : VILLAGIO Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2013-03-04 - 2016-06-06
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 16V513000
Date Owner's Notified: 2016-07-06 Date Received by ODI: 2016-07-07 Date Added to Database: 2016-07-07
Manufacturers Involved: Kibbi, LLC
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: Sprinter 6302016
Component: TIRES:VALVE
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 293
Summary:
      Kibbi, LLC "Kibbi" is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Renegade Vienna vehicles manufactured February 9, 2015, to June 1, 2016, and 2014-2016 Renegade Villagio vehicles manufactured March 4, 2013, to June 6, 2016. While checking or filing the rear inner tires, the valve stem extensions may inadvertently be loosened, resulting in a slow air leak.
Consequence:
      If the valve stem extensions loosen and allow air to leak, the tires may be underinflated, increasing the risk of tire failure and a crash.
Remedy:
      Kibbi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the valve stem extensions, free of charge. The recall began on July 6, 2016. Owners may contact Kibbi customer service at 1-574-966-0196. Kibbi's number for this recall is Sprinter 6302016.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 138
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.