1. 2011 Dodge Journey STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST:HOSE, PIPING, AND CONNECTIONS NHTSA Campaign #16V273000

    • Date Announced: MAY 06, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 8,569

    Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2009-2016 Dodge Journey vehicles manufactured July 31, 2007, to November 12, 2016. After exposure to cold temperatures, the power steering return hose may rupture at engine start-up causing a loss of power steering assist.

    Consequence: A loss of power steering assist may require extra steering effort, especially at lower speeds, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the power steering return hoses, steel tubes, and power steering oil cooler, free of charge. The recall began on May 24, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S08. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V273000 »

  2. 2011 Dodge Journey ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE NHTSA Campaign #15V431000

    • Date Announced: JULY 07, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 145,379

    Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2011-2015 Dodge Journey vehicles manufactured July 19, 2010, to May 26, 2015 and equipped with 2.4L engines. In the affected vehicles, the engine cover may detach from the engine and contact the exhaust manifold.

    Consequence: If the displaced engine cover contacts the exhaust manifold, there would be an increased risk of a vehicle fire.

    Actions: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will install an improved mounting system for the engine cover, free of charge. The recall began on October 15, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is R32. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V431000 »

  3. 2011 Dodge Journey STEERING:COLUMN NHTSA Campaign #11V315000

    • Date Announced: JUNE 08, 2011
    • Vehicles Affected: 11,096

    Summary: Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2011dodge Journey, Jeep Wrangler, Chrysler 200, Chrysler 200 convertible, Dodge avenger, Dodge nitro, Jeep Liberty, Dodge caliber, Jeep compass, Jeep patriot, Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country vehicles. Some of these vehicles may have been built with a missing or incorrectly installed steering column pivot rivet.

    Consequence: A missing or incorrectly installed rivet could compromise the ability of the steering column to support the occupant loads in the event of a frontal crash, decreasing the effectiveness of the frontal impact safety system. As a result, the condition may increase the potential for injury in a frontal crash.

    Actions: Dealers will inspect for rivet presence and alignment and repair the steering column pivot as required, free of charge. The safety recall began on July 4, 2011. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #11V315000 »