Recall Watch: The Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

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2020-21 Jeep Wrangler, Ram 1500; 2021 Jeep Gladiator
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 7,895
Report Date: August 25, 2022
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Jeep Wrangler, RAM 1500 and 2021 Jeep Gladiator vehicles. A radio software error may prevent the rearview image from displaying. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard number 111, “Rear Visibility.” A rearview camera that does not display an image reduces the driver’s rear view, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Dealers will update the radio software, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed October 14, 2022.
Contact: Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA, LLC’s number for this recall is Z86.

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