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Saturday, 27 August 2016

UK RECALL #4 - Jeep UK recalls 2003/2004 Cherokee and Grand Cherokee models for airbag/seat belt pre tensioner issues.

Vehicle Details

Reference :R/2016/110
Manufacturer Ref :R60 
Make:CHRYSLER UK LTD
Model :2003 Jeep Cherokee (KJ) & 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee (WJ)
Launch Date :08/07/2016
Numbers Involved :6443
Build Start Date :29/03/2003
Build End Date :09/12/2004 

Recall Details

Concern :FRONT AIRBAG AND/OR SEATBELT PRE-TENSIONER MAY DEPLOY UNEXPECTEDLY
Description :The airbag system Occupant Restraint Control (ORC) module may experience a front airbag and/or seatbelt pre-tensioner inadvertent deployment. An inadvertent deployment while driving could distract the driver and cause a crash without warning.
Remedial Action :Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected and replace the ORC module. Note: Vehicles that had Safety Recall (manufacturer’s ref.M35 – DVSA ref. R/2013/120) - Occupant Restraint Control Module Filter Circuit, completed must also have the ORC module filter circuit removed. Due to issues with parts supply the recall of WG/WJ models is suspended, however KJ models remain unaffected
Vehicle Id :511518 to 735644
100507 to 436936

Other Vehicles Affected (Click the vehicle to perform an extended search)

  • CHRYSLER UK LTD - CHEROKEE
  • CHRYSLER UK LTD - JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE