2014 FIAT 500E

Report Date:
May 07, 2014
Campaign Number:
14V235000
Component:
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: BATTERY: PROPULSION SYSTEM

Summary:
Chrysler Group, LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Fiat 500e Battery Electric Vehicles (BEV) vehicles manufactured September 24, 2012, through April 4, 2014. The affected vehicles have cooling plates for the Power Inverter Module (PIM) that may leak coolant into areas of the high voltage circuitry, resulting a short circuit that could cause the related service fuse to blow.

Consequence Summary:
If the service fuse blows, the vehicle would have a loss of propulsion while driving, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary:
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the PIM, free of charge. The recall began in July 2014. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is P23.