FCA Australia Pty Ltd - FIAT FREEMONT 2012 - 2015

recall information

Recall number
REC-000293
PRA number
2016/15599
Campaign number
S46
Original published date

make and model information

Make
FIAT
Model
FREEMONT
Year range
2012 - 2015
Affected units
4,221

Identifying features

See attached VIN List
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

The Tyre Placard may have been printed with the incorrect spare wheel and tyre size. These vehicles will not be compliant with the Australian Design Rule 42/04 - General Safety Requirement.

What are the hazards?

If the incorrect spare tyre is fitted, the vehicle will be considered un-roadworthy, and poses a potential accident hazard.

What should consumers do?

FCA Australia will notify vehicle owners who can take their vehicle to a Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership whereby the dealer will install a tyre placard overlay over the existing tyre placard.
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