FCA Australia Pty Ltd - CHRYSLER KJ Jeep Cherokee & TJ Jeep Wrangler 2005 - 2006

recall information

Recall number
REC-000185
PRA number
2015/14741
Campaign number
R13
Original published date

make and model information

Make
CHRYSLER
Model
KJ Jeep Cherokee & TJ Jeep Wrangler
Year range
2005 - 2006
Affected units
1,594

What are the defects?

The clutch interlock switch may contain a return spring that fatigues.

What are the hazards?

A fatigued clutch interlock switch return spring could allow the driver to engage the engine starter motor without the clutch pedal being depressed. This could result in unintended vehicle movement and cause an accident without warning.

What should consumers do?

FCA Australia will notify owners who can take their vehicle to a Chrysler Jeep Dodge (CJD) dealer whereby the vehicle will be repaired. For further information regarding the recall customer can call 1300 133 079.
Supplier details
FCA Australia Pty Ltd

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product type