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2016 CHRYSLER TOWN AND COUNTRY

Report Date:
December 21, 2017
Campaign Number:
17V824000
Component:
EQUIPMENT

Summary:
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling various Dodge, Chrysler, and RAM vehicles equipped with Kidde Plastic-Handle or Push Button 'Pindicator' Fire Extinguishers. A list of the affected trailer models is available at: https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RMISC-17V824-0103.pdf. These extinguishers may become clogged, preventing the extinguisher from discharging as expected or requiring excessive force to activate the extinguisher. Additionally, in certain models, the nozzle may detach from the valve assembly with enough force that it could cause injury and also render the product inoperable. For a full list of the affected fire extinguisher models visit: https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RMISC-17E062-5427.pdf

Consequence Summary:
If the fire extinguisher does not function properly, it can increase the risk of injury in the event of a fire.

Corrective Summary:
Chrysler will notify owners instructing them to contact Kidde for a replacement fire extinguisher, free of charge. The recall began February 14, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403 or Kidde customer service service toll-free at 1-855-262-3540, or online at www.kidde.com and click on "Product Safety Recall" for more information. Chrysler's number for this recall is T82.

2016 CHRYSLER TOWN AND COUNTRY

Report Date:
June 24, 2016
Campaign Number:
16V461000
Component:
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

Summary:
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Grand Caravan vehicles manufactured July 31, 2015, to April 18, 2016, 2016 Dodge Journey vehicles manufactured August 17, 2015, to January 29, 2016, and 2016 RAM ProMaster vehicles manufactured August 15, 2016, to April 15, 2016. The transmission pump may seize causing a loss of hydraulic pressure.

Consequence Summary:
If the transmission loses hydraulic pressure, the vehicle may lose motive power, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary:
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission pump, free of charge. The recall began on August 18, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S44.

2016 CHRYSLER TOWN AND COUNTRY

Report Date:
May 16, 2016
Campaign Number:
16V300000
Component:
SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY

Summary:
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2016 Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town and Country vehicles manufactured March 16, 2016, to March 17, 2016. The nuts on the third row seatbacks were incorrectly torqued and may become loose.

Consequence Summary:
If the third row seatback becomes loose, it may separate from the seat frame, increasing the risk of injury.

Corrective Summary:
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will re-torque the third row seatback nuts, free of charge. The recall began on July 1, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S37.

2016 CHRYSLER TOWN AND COUNTRY

Report Date:
January 28, 2016
Campaign Number:
16V044000
Component:
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

Summary:
FCA US LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Chrysler Town and Country, and 2014-2015 Dodge Grand Caravan vehicles manufactured August 16, 2014, to December 5, 2015. The windshield on the affected vehicles may have been installed using expired urethane primer, allowing the windshield to become displaced in the event of a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 212, "Windshield Mounting."

Consequence Summary:
If the windshield dislodges during a crash, there is an increased risk of occupant injury.

Corrective Summary:
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the windshield, free of charge. The recall began March 4, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S02.

2016 CHRYSLER TOWN AND COUNTRY

Report Date:
September 24, 2015
Campaign Number:
15V595000
Component:
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:HOOD:LATCH

Summary:
Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2016 Chrysler Town and Country and Dodge Grand Caravan vehicles manufactured August 19, 2015 to August 27, 2015. In the affected vehicles, the bolts that attach the hood striker may loosen and, as a result, the hood may open unexpectedly while driving.

Consequence Summary:
If the hood opens while driving, the driver's vision may be obstructed, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary:
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will install new hood striker bolts with the proper torque, free of charge. The recall began on October 22, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler's customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's recall number is R53.