Washington, D.C. – The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2014 Ram 2500 trucks and 2013-2014 Ram 3500 trucks and cab chassis manufactured October 9th, 2012, to July 29th, 2014.
The affected vehicles may have inadequate welds securing the front track bar frame brackets, which may result in the bracket components separating from the frame.
Manufacturer: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Report Receipt Date: August 26th, 2015
NHTSA Campaign Number: 15V541000
Potential Number of Units Affected: 149,512
|Vehicle Make / Model||Model Year(s)|
|Ram / 2500||2014|
|Ram / 3500||2013-2014|
If the bracket components separate from the frame, the vehicle may be more difficult to steer and control, increasing the risk of a crash.
The remedy for this recall is still under development. The recall is expected to begin October 9th, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1.800.853.1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is R46.
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