During rotation, the brake line could separate from the caliper resulting in a brake fluid loss in the rear brake hydraulic system.

Power Train — Axle Assembly

Date Announced
JUN 13, 2002
Vehicles Affected
Dodge Recall #
NHTSA Campaign #
On certain 4X4 pickup trucks, the rear axle flange weld to the axle tube could fatigue and allow the brake caliper assembly to rotate.
Dealers will install rear brake caliper reinforcements on the rear axle assemblies. Owner notification began December 9, 2002. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact DaimlerChrysler at 1-800-853-1403.
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