1. 2010 Dodge Avenger AIR BAGS, AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE, SEAT BELTS:PRETENSIONER NHTSA Campaign #16V668000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 1,425,627

    Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2011-2014 Chrysler 200, 2010 Chrysler Sebring, 2010-2012 Dodge Caliber and 2010-2014 Jeep Patriot, Compass and Dodge Avenger vehicles. The Occupant Restraint Control (OCR) module may short circuit, preventing the frontal air bags, seat belt pretensioners, and side air bags from deploying in the event of a crash.

    Consequence: If the frontal air bags, seat belt pretensioners, and side air bags are disabled, there is an increased risk of injury to the vehicle occupants in the event of a vehicle crash that necessitates deployment of these safety systems.

    Actions: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the OCR, free of charge. Interim letters informing owners that parts are not available yet were mailed on October 26, 2016. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available in June 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S61. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V668000 »

  2. 2010 Dodge Avenger STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM NHTSA Campaign #10V475000

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 07, 2010
    • Vehicles Affected: 23,237

    Summary: Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2010 Chrysler sebring, 300, charger (LX) and Dodge challenger (lc), Avenger (js), and journey (jc), as well as model year 2011 Dodge Ram light duty pickup (ds) vehicles. Some of these vehicles may experience a separation at the crimped end of the power steering pressure hose assembly.

    Consequence: Leaked power steering fluid onto hot engine components could cause a fire.

    Actions: Dealers will inspect and replace as necessary the power steering pressure hoses free of charge. The safety recall began on December 20, 2010. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #10V475000 »

  3. 2010 Dodge Avenger SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC NHTSA Campaign #10V009000

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 11, 2010
    • Vehicles Affected: 20,045

    Summary: Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2010 Chrysler sebring; Dodge Avenger and nitro; Jeep Liberty, commander and Grand Cherokee; and model year 2009-2010 Dodge Ram truck. These vehicles may have been built with an improperly formed or missing brake booster input rod retaining clip.

    Consequence: This could result in brake failure without warning which could cause a crash.

    Actions: Chrysler will replace the brake booster input rod retaining clip free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin during February 2010. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #10V009000 »