In the event of a crash, if the air bag does not inflate as designed, the front seat occupant is at an increased risk of injury.

Air Bags — Passenger Side Frontal

Date Announced
SEP 23, 2015
Vehicles Affected
15
Fiat Recall #
R54
NHTSA Campaign #
15V590000
Summary
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2015 Fiat 500L vehicles manufactured April 23, 2015, to May 10, 2015. The affected vehicles may be equipped with a passenger frontal air bag that was not folded properly during the assembly process. As a result, the air bag may not deploy as designed. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, "Occupant Crash Protection."
Actions
Fiat will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall began on October 15, 2015. Owners may contact Fiat customer service at 1-888-242-6342. Chrysler's number for this recall is R54.
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