Passenger cars – ABS unit

Recall published
2007-04-30
Brand
  • Jeep
  • DODGE and CHRYSLER
Product title
Passenger cars – ABS unit
Product description
Unknown
Risk
The software programme in the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) control module on the above vehicles may cause the rear breaks to lock up during certain braking conditions. This could result in a loss of vehicle control.
Measures taken
Measures taken by economic operators: Voluntary corrective actions taken by the importer
Batch number / barcode
Model number
- 2007 (LX) Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger and Magnum – built from 7 September 2006 through 18 November 2006 (MDH 090701 – 111801),
- 2007 (LE) Chrysler 300C and 300C Touring – built from 11 October 2006 through 23 November 2006 (MDH 101100 – 112323),
- 2007 (JS) Chrysler Sebring – built from 10 October 2006 through 15 November 2006 (MDH 101019 – 111509),
- 2007 (PM) Dodge Caliber – built from 7 September 2006 through 18 November 2006 (MDH 090707 – 111801),
- 2007 (MK49) Jeep Compass – built from 7 September 2006 through 18 November 2006 (MDH 090707 – 111801),
- 2007 (MK74) Jeep Patriot – built from 7 September 2006 through 18 November 2006 (MDH 090707 – 111801),
- 2007 (WK) Jeep Grand Cherokee – built from 18 October 2006 through 6 December 2006 (MDH 101813 – 120606),
- 2007 (WH) Jeep Grand Cherokee – built from 11 October 2006 through 23 November 2006 (MDH 101100 – 112323),
- 2007 (XK) Jeep Commander – built from 18 October 2006 through 6 December 2006 (MDH 101813 – 120606),
- 2007 (XH) Jeep Commander – built from 11 October 2006 through 23 November 2006 (MDH 101100 – 112323),
- 2007 (KJ) Jeep Compass – built from 18 September 2006 through 30 November 2006 (MDH 091807 – 113018),
- 2007 (KA) Dodge Nitro – built from 18 September 2006 through 30 November 2006 (MDH 091807 – 113018),
- 2007 (JK) Jeep Wrangler – built from 9 November 2006 through 8 December 2006 (MDH 110914 – 120811).
The recall applies only to the above vehicles equipped with an ESP/ABS system (sales code BNB, BRF, BRY, BR1, BR3, BR4 or BR6).
Recall type
Consumer product
Risk type
Injuries
Country of origin
United States
RAPEX Reference
0412/07
Risk level
Serious risk
Notifying country
Greece

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