The lack of a functioning windshield defrosting and defogging system may decrease the driver's visibility, increasing the risk of crash.

Visibility — Defroster/Defogger System

Date Announced
JAN 24, 2019
Vehicles Affected
15
Ram Recall #
V12
NHTSA Campaign #
19V051000
Summary
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 RAM 1500 vehicles equipped with a 12" touchscreen display and a base-level heating, ventilation and air conditioning ("HVAC") system. Vehicles with this combination do not have a functioning windshield defrosting and defogging system. As a result, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 103, "Windshield defrosting and defogging systems."
Actions
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will repurchase the affected vehicles. The recall began March 7, 2019. Owners may contact FCA US customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is V12.