Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2022-23 Jeep Wrangler 4xe
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 13,722
Report Date: October 13, 2022
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2022-2023 Jeep Wrangler Plug-In Hybrid Electric (PHEV) vehicles. The high voltage (HV) battery pack assembly was built with incorrect fasteners to secure the 200-amp fuse, which can generate excessive heat. Excessive heat may cause the fuse to fail and result in a loss of drive power, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Dealers will inspect and replace the HV battery fuse, as necessary. Dealers will also inspect the battery assembly for damage and replace it, if necessary. Repairs will be performed free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed December 2, 2022.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is Z71.

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