387718

Campaign Number: 

17V137000

Report Date: 

March 1, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

797

Components: 

EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

Summary: 

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017 Jetta vehicles. The affected vehicles have incorrect information on the tire information label, possibly causing the operator to overload the vehicle. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, Tire Selection and Rims.

Consequence Summary: 

Overloading the vehicle may affect vehicle handling or result in tire damage, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install a corrected tire information label, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in March 2017. Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen's number for the recall is 01B9.

Manufacture Dates: 

November 24, 2016 to November 29, 2016

387466

Campaign Number: 

17V143000

Report Date: 

March 5, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

79

Components: 

AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

Summary: 

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2017 INFINITI QX30 vehicles manufactured August 11, 2016, to September 27, 2016. The affected vehicles have a passenger air bag inflator initiator that may fail to ignite during a crash, preventing the air bag from deploying. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, Occupant Crash Protection.

Consequence Summary: 

If the air bag fails to deploy in the event of a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.

Corrective Summary: 

Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger air bag assembly, free of charge. Remedy parts are currently unavailable. Owners were notified of the recall on February 17, 2017. Owners will receive a second notification when parts become available. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.

Manufacture Dates: 

October 9, 2016 to October 25, 2016

387432

Campaign Number: 

17V033000

Report Date: 

September 8, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

3

Components: 

VISIBILITY

Summary: 

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2015-2017 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD, 3500 HD, Tahoe, Suburban, GMC Sierra 2500 HD and 3500 HD, GMC Yukon, GMC Yukon XL, Cadillac Escalade and Cadillac Escalade ESV vehicles and 2014-2017 Chevrolet Corvette, Silverado 1500, Trax, Caprice Police Pursuit Vehicle, GMC Sierra 1500, Buick Encore, and 2014-2016 Buick Lacrosse, Chevrolet Spark EV and SS vehicles. In the affected vehicles, certain driving conditions may cause the air bag sensing and diagnostic module (SDM) software to activate a diagnostic test. During this test, deployment of the frontal air bags and the seat belt pretensioners would not occur in the event of a crash.

Consequence Summary: 

If equipped with the incorrect right-side rear-view mirror, the driver may misjudge the distance of other vehicles, increasing the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the convex mirror with a non-convex mirror and provide a new page for the owner's manual with the customer notification letter, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM's number for this recall is 17017.

Manufacture Dates: 

December 31, 1969

386662

Campaign Number: 

17V161000

Report Date: 

November 17, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

7481

Components: 

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

Summary: 

Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain model year 2017 Quattroporte, Ghible, and Levante vehicles manufactured July 1, 2016, to November 14, 2016. In temperatures below freezing, the entertainment telematics module (ETM) may place itself in a protection mode, disabling the back-up camera.

Consequence Summary: 

If the transmission unexpectedly shifts to neutral, or the engine shuts down, there is an increased risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will update the engine control software, free of charge. The recall began on January 6, 2017. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-201-816-2638. Maserati's number for this recall is 338.

Manufacture Dates: 

September 30, 2016 to December 30, 2016

386024

Campaign Number: 

17V097000

Report Date: 

February 13, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

69298

Components: 

POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY:AXLE SHAFT

Summary: 

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2014-2017 Dodge Charger and Chrysler 300 vehicles equipped with all-wheel drive (AWD). The front driveshaft bolts may loosen and allow the front driveshaft to disconnect, potentially causing a loss of motive power.

Consequence Summary: 

A loss of motive power can increase the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace all eight front driveshaft bolts, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 31, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T03.

Manufacture Dates: 

March 31, 2014 to June 29, 2016

385792

Campaign Number: 

17V051000

Report Date: 

January 23, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

72847

Components: 

STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

Summary: 

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Tundra vehicles equipped with a resin rear step bumper and resin reinforcement brackets (vehicles with chrome step bumpers are not affected). In the event of an impact to the corner of the bumper, the resin bracket may be damaged but not be noticed.

Consequence Summary: 

If a person steps on the corner of the bumper that is damaged, a portion of the bumper may break away, increasing the risk of injury.

Corrective Summary: 

Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the resin rear bumper reinforcement brackets with steel ones, and replace the rear bumper tread, free of charge. Remedy parts are not currently available. Toyota will begin notifying owners of the recall on February 15, 2017. A second notice will be mailed when remedy parts are available. Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-800-331-4331. Toyota's number for this recall is H0C.

Manufacture Dates: 

July 28, 2015 to December 21, 2016

385598

Campaign Number: 

16V953000

Report Date: 

December 27, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

1

Components: 

AIR BAGS:SIDE/WINDOW

Summary: 

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling one model year 2017 RAM ProMaster City vehicle manufactured on November 5, 2016. This vehicle has side curtain air bags that may not inflate properly in the event of a crash.

Consequence Summary: 

If the side curtain air bags do not inflate properly, the vehicle occupants are at an increased risk of injury in the event of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Chrysler has notified the owner, and a dealer inspected the side curtain air bags, free of charge. The recall began January 17, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S95.

Manufacture Dates: 

November 4, 2016

385488

Campaign Number: 

17V123000

Report Date: 

October 11, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

27531

Components: 

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

Summary: 

Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain model year 2017 Lincoln Continental vehicles manufactured June 14, 2016, to September 23, 2016 and equipped with high intensity discharge (HID) headlights. The headlights may have been built with incorrect lenses, adversely affecting the turn signal visibility as well as not being properly marked. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Assoc. Equipment.

Consequence Summary: 

Reduced turn signal visibility to other drivers and pedestrians can increase the risk of a crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver frontal air bag module, free of charge. Remedy parts are not currently available. Owners will be notified of the safety recall in March 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts are available, currently expected to be in August 2017. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford's number for this recall is 17C02.

Manufacture Dates: 

June 13, 2016 to September 22, 2016

385306

Campaign Number: 

17V046000

Report Date: 

November 27, 2016

Vehicles Affected: 

7481

Components: 

TIRES:SIDEWALL

Summary: 

Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain model year 2017 Quattroporte, Ghible, and Levante vehicles manufactured July 1, 2016, to November 14, 2016. In temperatures below freezing, the entertainment telematics module (ETM) may place itself in a protection mode, disabling the back-up camera.

Consequence Summary: 

If the back-up camera is inoperable, it may be more difficult for the operator to see people or objects behind the vehicle, increasing the risk of injury or crash.

Corrective Summary: 

Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will update the ETM software, free of charge. The recall began on December 30, 2016. Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-201-510-2369. Maserati's number for this recall is 327.

Manufacture Dates: 

May 31, 2013 to December 30, 2016

385127

Campaign Number: 

17V040000

Report Date: 

January 17, 2017

Vehicles Affected: 

341005

Components: 

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Summary: 

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Altima vehicles. The rear door latch/lock cable on the vehicles may have been improperly routed. As a result, lowering a rear window may inadvertently cause that door to unlatch and open.

Consequence Summary: 

If the rear passenger doors inadvertently open while the vehicle is in motion, it may increase the risk of injury to the rear passengers.

Corrective Summary: 

Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will correct the rear door latch/lock cable routing, free of charge. The recall began on February 16, 2017. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.

Manufacture Dates: 

September 16, 2015 to October 5, 2016

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