1. 2015 Fiat 500e ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: BATTERY: PROPULSION SYSTEM NHTSA Campaign #16V303000

    • Date Announced: MAY 16, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 16,584

    Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2013-2016 Fiat 500e vehicles manufactured March 22, 2012, to January 29, 2016. The power inverter module (PIM) may experience voltage spikes which can cause the propulsion system to shut down and loss of motive power.

    Consequence: Loss of motive power can increase the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the PIM software, free of charge. The recall began on July 5, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S26. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V303000 »

  2. 2015 Fiat 500e ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY NHTSA Campaign #15V179000

    • Date Announced: MARCH 27, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 5,660

    Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Fiat 500 EV vehicles manufactured March 27, 2012, to November 1, 2014. If the vehicle goes in to limp home mode, incompatible software between Electric Vehicle Control Unit (EVCU) and Battery Pack Control Module (BPCM) may cause the electric propulsion system to fully shut down.

    Consequence: An electric propulsion system shut down will cause a stall-like condition, increasing the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the vehicle software to ensure compatability between components, free of charge. The recall began on May 21, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is R15. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V179000 »