Chrysler Recalls 26,000 Vehicles Over Fire Risk

Chrysler Recalls 26,000 Vehicles Over Fire Risk

Chrysler is recalling 26,397 vehicles over fault power steering hoses that could leak and cause a fire. Vehicles affected include the 2010 Chrysler 300, Chrysler Sebring, Dodge Avenger, Dodge Journey and Dodge Challenger.

NHTSA released a statement regarding the recall stating “Some of these vehicles may experience a separation at the crimped end of the power steering pressure hose assembly. Leaked power steering fluid onto hot engine components could cause a fire.”

The recall is expected to begin at the end of the month. Owners can contact Chrysler at (800) 853-1403.

[Source: Inside Line via NHTSA]

  • agent SRT8

    Is the front passenger seat on the SRT8 Challenger manual or power on 2010 & 2011 models… is cylinder deactivation applicable to manual trans… which media system is available w/sun roof?

  • fuzzball

    Excessive problems with it dying and will not start. Tried starters, EGR values, etc. Anyone else have problems???