make and model information
Sebring, Dodge Caliber, Jeep Compass and Patriot
2009 - 2014
VIN (Vehicle identification number)
What are the defects?
The models specified may experience loss of air bag and seat belt pretensioner deployment capability in certain crash events due to a shorting condition resulting in a negative voltage transient that travels to the Occupant Restraint Controller (“ORC”) via the front impact sensor wires.
What are the hazards?
The potential loss of air bag and seat belt pretensioner deployment capability in such crash events may increase the risk of injury in a crash.
FCA Australia Pty Ltd
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.