Chrysler recalls certain 2017-2018 Pacifica plug-in hybrid electric vehicles due to potential fire when parked | Radio WGN 720

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has released the following:

NHTSA campaign number: 22V077000

Maker Chrysler (CFA USA, LLC)

Components HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM

Potential number of affected units 16,741

Summary

Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Pacifica plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEV). A vehicle fire can occur when parked, even with the ignition in the “Off” position.

Remedy

Owners are advised not to refuel their vehicles and to park outside and away from structures until they are repaired. Letters notifying owners of the safety risk are expected to be sent out later this month. The second letters will be sent once the remedy is available. Owners may contact FCA US LLC Customer Service at 1-800-853-1403. The FCA US LLC number for this recall is Z11.

Remarks

Owners can also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

Vehicle

MANUFACTURE MODEL YEAR
CHRYSLER HYBRID PACIFIC 2017-2018

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