February 5, 2019
, Auburn Hills, Mich.
FCA US LLC is recalling an estimated 193,813 U.S.-market trucks to serve secure their stop pedals while a vehicles’ adjustable-pedal underline is in use.
The underline – endorsed for use usually when a car is still – enables a motorist to adjust pedal position. It is activated by a switch and powered by an electric motor.
An FCA US review has detected activating a underline to pierce pedals to their rear-most position may, in vehicles with a defect, concede firmness of a brake-pedal assembly. If this were to happen, a stop pedal might detach.
FCA US is unknowingly of any associated injuries or accidents, however, a Company urges business influenced by this remember to refrain from regulating a adjustable-pedal underline until their vehicles are serviced. Further, FCA US reminds business not to use a adjustable-pedal underline while driving, as settled in their owner’s manuals.
This remember is singular to certain model-year 2019 Ram 1500 pickups versed with tractable pedals. More than one-third of these are in play hands and will be remedied before smoothness to customers.
The 2019 Ram 1500 Classic is unaffected.
All reserve remember use is achieved giveaway of charge. FCA US urges a business to mind a instructions on any remember notice they receive.
Customers with questions or concerns might call 1-800-853-1403.
Additional vehicles will be theme to remember in Canada (est. 22,111), Mexico (est. 783) and certain regions outward a North American marketplace (est. 5,487).