1. 2016 Ram 3500 POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE) NHTSA Campaign #16V495000

    • Date Announced: JULY 01, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 889

    Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2016 Ram 3500 trucks manufactured July 24, 2015, through January 7, 2016, and 2016 Ram 4500/5500 trucks manufactured July 24, 2015, through October 8, 2015. The transfer case may have been manufactured with a misshapen main output shaft, creating voids that may cause a shaft fracture.

    Consequence: If the main output shaft fractures, the vehicle may lose motive power, increasing the risk of a crash. Additionally, the driver may be unable to place the vehicle in PARK, increasing the risk of a vehicle rollaway.

    Actions: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transfer case, free of charge. The recall began on August 11, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S48. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16V495000 »

  2. 2016 Ram 3500 EQUIPMENT NHTSA Campaign #16E041000

    • Date Announced: MAY 16, 2016
    • Vehicles Affected: 487

    Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling aftermarket Mopar Canvas Seat Covers for certain 2012-2016 RAM 1500, 2500, and 3500 trucks. These Mopar canvas seat covers were sold through Chrysler dealerships beginning October 15, 2015. The seat covers can impede the deployment of the seat thorax airbags.

    Consequence: If the seat cover impedes the air bag deployment, the seat thorax air bags may not provide adequate protection in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of a injury.

    Actions: Chrysler will notify owners to remove the front seat covers and return them for a full refund. The recall began on July 1, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S30. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #16E041000 »

  3. 2016 Ram 3500 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE NHTSA Campaign #15V592000

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
    • Vehicles Affected: 41

    Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2016 Ram 2500, 3500, 3500 Cab Chassis and 4500/5500 Cab Chassis trucks manufactured July 31, 2015, to August 13, 2015 and equipped with a 6.7L Cummins Diesel engine. In the affected vehicles, the Engine Control Module (ECM) may short circuit, causing the engine to stall without warning.

    Consequence: An engine that stalls without warning increases the risk of a crash.

    Actions: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ECM, free of charge. The recall began on December 21, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is R52. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #15V592000 »