373380

Campaign Number: 

14V824000

Report Date: 

December 28, 2014

Vehicles Affected: 

2

Components: 

SUSPENSION

Summary: 

Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain model year 2015 Cayenne Diesel and Cayenne S vehicles manufactured November 26, 2014, to November 27, 2014. Due to a manufacturing error, the suspension alignment on the front and rear axles may not have been performed correctly and the screw connections of the camber, toe and caster may not have been tightened with the specified torque.

Consequence Summary: 

If the suspension alignment was incorrectly performed, vehicle handling could be reduced, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will perform a front and rear suspension alignment, and check the screw connections for the proper torque, retightening as necessary, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification date. Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche's number for this recall is AF04.

Manufacture Dates: 

November 25, 2014 to November 26, 2014

372606

Campaign Number: 

15V279000

Report Date: 

May 11, 2015

Vehicles Affected: 

8963

Components: 

STRUCTURE: FRAME AND MEMBERS:UNDERBODY SHIELDS

Summary: 

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015 Ford F-150 vehicles manufactured January 30, 2015, to January 31, 2015. The affected vehicles may have loose or missing underbody heat shields.

Consequence Summary: 

If the intermediate shaft was improperly riveted, it could separate from the intermediate shaft flex coupling, resulting in a loss of steering control and increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicle for missing underbody heat shields and fasteners, and will install the missing components as required, free of charge. The recall began on May 13, 2015. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 15S12.

Manufacture Dates: 

March 18, 2015 to March 29, 2015

370516

Campaign Number: 

15V373000

Report Date: 

October 23, 2014

Vehicles Affected: 

62

Components: 

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

Summary: 

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain model year 2015 Volkswagen Jetta and Passat vehicles manufactured September 23, 2014, to October 9, 2014, and equipped with manual front seatback recliners. In the affected vehicles, the seatback recliner retaining bracket may not engage correctly, resulting in unexpected movement of the seatback.

Consequence Summary: 

Unexpected movement of the driver's seatback may distract the driver, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel rails with new parts, free of charge. The recall began February 6, 2015. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-822-8987. Volkswagen's number for this recall is 24BL. Note: This recall expands and supersedes recall 14V-809 (Volkswagen recall number 24Bi) and only affects vehicles not previously repaired under that campaign.

Manufacture Dates: 

September 22, 2014 to October 8, 2014

370488

Campaign Number: 

15V534000

Report Date: 

July 22, 2015

Vehicles Affected: 

667406

Components: 

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

Summary: 

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Ram 1500 diesel 4x2 trucks manufactured August 8, 2013, to July 2, 2015. The affected vehicles have a battery harness that may rub against the frame bracket for the right engine mount resulting in an electrical short.

Consequence Summary: 

In the event of a vehicle crash, if a SABIC does not inflate as intended, there is an increased risk of injury to the rear seat occupant.

Corrective Summary: 

Chrysler will notify owners, dealers will inspect the right and left side air bag inflatable curtains (SABIC) for proper orientation and a foil patch will be installed on both sides of the headliner. One or both of the air bag inflatable curtains (SABIC) will be replaced if necessary. The recall is expected to begin on September 18, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is R47.

Manufacture Dates: 

June 19, 2012 to July 22, 2015

370076

Campaign Number: 

14V673000

Report Date: 

October 26, 2014

Vehicles Affected: 

272

Components: 

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

Summary: 

Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Jaguar) is recalling certain F-TYPE vehicles manufactured August 25, 2014, to September 12, 2014, 2015 XF vehicles manufactured September 3, 2014, to September 12, 2014, and 2015 XJ vehicles manufactured August 21, 2014, to September 11, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the Front End Accessory Drive (FEAD) belt, Power Assisted Steering (PAS) pump pulley and/or battery positive cable at the alternator may detach.

Consequence Summary: 

If the battery positive cable loosens, an electrical short may result, increasing the risk of a fire. If the FEAD belt looses or detaches, the vehicle may lose power assisted steering, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Jaguar has notified owners, and dealers will inspect the affected engine mounted components for the proper threading and torque, correcting them as necessary, free of charge. The recall began November 10, 2014. Owners may contact Jaguar customer service at 1-800-452-4827. Jaguar's number for this recall is J044.

Manufacture Dates: 

September 2, 2014 to September 11, 2014

369910

Campaign Number: 

15V469000

Report Date: 

June 25, 2015

Vehicles Affected: 

5608

Components: 

SUSPENSION:REAR

Summary: 

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango vehicles manufactured June 12, 2015, to June 20, 2015. The affected vehicles may be equipped with rear lower control arms that may have been incorrectly heat treated. This may cause the rear lower control arm to fracture.

Consequence Summary: 

If the rear lower control arm fractures, the vehicle may have a sudden change in ride height, rear end instability and/or reduced braking, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles and replace any affected rear lower control arms, free of charge. The recall began on July 10, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Note: Owners are advised not to drive their vehicle until it has been inspected at the owner's location. Vehicles will be towed to dealers for repairs as necessary.

Manufacture Dates: 

June 11, 2015 to June 19, 2015

369899

Campaign Number: 

15V339000

Report Date: 

October 16, 2014

Vehicles Affected: 

712

Components: 

SEAT BELTS

Summary: 

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2015 Ford Mustang vehicles manufactured September 25, 2014, to October 9, 2014. The fuel pressure sensor may not have been seated properly to the fuel jumper line, which may cause a fuel leak.

Consequence Summary: 

If the vehicle experiences a fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source it can, increase the risk of a vehicle fire. Reduced parking brake function could potentially result in unexpected vehicle movement, which may increase the risk of injury.

Corrective Summary: 

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel tank shield, add thermal patches to the fuel tank and parking brake cable, and add thermal wraps to the fuel vapor lines. The repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall began on July 9, 2015. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 15S19.

Manufacture Dates: 

September 24, 2014 to October 8, 2014

369706

Campaign Number: 

15V431000

Report Date: 

November 6, 2014

Vehicles Affected: 

667

Components: 

EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Summary: 

Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Dodge Journey vehicles manufactured October 25, 2013, to August 22, 2014. The affected vehicles may be equipped with tire placard labels which contain inaccurate seating capacity and occupant/cargo combined weight information. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 110, Tire Selection and Rims for Passenger Cars.

Consequence Summary: 

With inaccurate information on the tire placard, the operator may overload the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will install an improved mounting system for the engine cover, free of charge. Chrysler issued an interim notification to owners on August 12, 2015. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is R32.

Manufacture Dates: 

October 24, 2013 to August 21, 2014

369505

Campaign Number: 

15V414000

Report Date: 

June 29, 2015

Vehicles Affected: 

2138

Components: 

STEERING

Summary: 

Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) is recalling certain model year 2015 Sonata vehicles manufactured May 2, 2014, through May 23, 2014. A poor connection within the vehicle's wiring harness may result in a reduction of steering assist from the vehicle's motor driven power steering system or the inability to move the vehicle's shifter from the Park position.

Consequence Summary: 

The reduction of power steering assist can increase the steering effort needed, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Hyundai will notify owners, dealers will inspect and replace the axle shaft, as necessary, free of charge. Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-800-633-5151. Hyundai's number for this recall is 126.

Manufacture Dates: 

May 1, 2014 to May 22, 2014

369352

Campaign Number: 

15V542000

Report Date: 

December 16, 2014

Vehicles Affected: 

944

Components: 

TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

Summary: 

Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2015 Dodge Dart Aero vehicles manufactured August 24, 2014, to October 28, 2014. The affected vehicles were built with a premium instrument cluster and Lowline Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS). The TPMS warning light may not illuminate when low tire pressure is detected. Thus, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 138, Tire pressure monitoring systems.

Consequence Summary: 

If the transmission shifts into neutral, it can cause loss of motive power, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the TCM and bracket, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is R42.

Manufacture Dates: 

February 23, 2012 to June 15, 2015

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