1. 2016 Ram 5500 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 5500 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 »