US NHTSA Recalls: Chrysler Pacifica Vehicles


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Friday, June 12, 2020, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of thirty nine (39) vehicle, tire, accessory or other automotive-related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/cXy430qH5Ln

Direct link: https://www.nhtsa.gov/search/safety-issues#recall

Additional information:

Among the thirty nine (39) recalls the NHTSA announced this June comes news of the following:

Logo - Chrysler (FCA US LLC),Chrysler (FCA US LLC), an Auburn Hills, Michigan establishment and a subsidiary of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV of Amsterdam, Netherlands has recalled an estimated 22,449 model year 2017-2020 Pacifica Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (“PHEVs”) marketed, sold and delivered in the United States.

Recall Category: Electrical System – 12V Connector Post may overheat and cause fire

NHTSA Safety Notification 20V334000 reports that the 12 volt isolator post located behind the driver’s seat in the recalled Chrysler Pacifica vehicles may develop high resistance.

According to the NHTSA, a high resistance electrical connection may result in the connection overheating, increasing the risks of a fire and/or burns with consequential injury and/or life-changing results irrespective of the vehicle being left in the ON or OFF modes.

The remedy for this recall is currently under development. FCA US LLC will notify registered owners, and dealers will perform an interim inspection of this joint. If the inspection indicates the joint is compromised, owners will receive a loaner vehicle, until a final remedy is developed.

Interim notifications are expected to begin around June 22, 2020. Owners may contact FCA US LLC Customer Service toll-free at 1-800-853-1403 during normal business hours, Monday to Friday, Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). FCA US LLC’s designation for this recall is W46.

You may also contact the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline toll-free at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) during normal business hours, Eastern Standard Time, or visit https://www.safercar.gov/.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold by Chrysler (FCA US LLC), please search for “Chrysler” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications for vehicles manufactured, marketed and/or sold under the Chrysler Pacifica brand, please search for “Pacifica” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> To see other recalls and notifications relating to Fire hazards, please search for “fire” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

==> You can use the NHTSA’s VIN Look-up Tool to determine if your specific vehicle is affected by this or other recent recall (major light vehicles only): https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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More information about this recall:
NHTSA Campaign Number: 20V334000
Recalls Direct RIN: 13128-2020
Want to read more about this recall?
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General information:
More recalls? Back to the main Recalls Direct page:
==> http://www.RecallsDirect.com/
About the Recalls Direct service:
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Visit the Living Safely site:
==> http://www.LivingSafely.org/
Report an unsafe vehicle you purchased in the United States to the NHTSA [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/VehicleComplaint/
Search for a recalled vehicle on the US NHTSA Web site [external: new window opens]:
==> https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls

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