FCA Australia Pty Ltd - JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE 2013 - 2018

recall information

Recall number
REC-000737
PRA number
2018/16859
Campaign number
U65
Original published date
Last updated date

make and model information

Make
JEEP
Model
GRAND CHEROKEE
Year range
2013 - 2018
Affected units
24,727

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

A fault in the Power Control Module (PCM) software may affect cruise control, potentially causing the vehicle speed to lock or unexpected vehicle acceleration.

What are the hazards?

If the driver does not shift to neutral or apply the brakes to stop the vehicle this may pose an accident risk.

What should consumers do?

Consumers will be contacted by mail advising them to schedule an appointment with their nearest Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealer for repair. The dealer will inspect the software level of the Power Control Module (PCM) and if necessary, reprogram the PCM.

For further information consumers can contact: https://www.jeep.com.au/contact-us.html or call FCA Australia on 1300 133 079.
Supplier details
FCA Australia Pty Ltd

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Responsible regulator

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

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