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Chrysler Recalls More than 1 Million Trucks

Chrysler is recalling more than 1 million trucks because of issues with their seatbelts and side airbags.
Chrysler is recalling 1,021,279 model year 2013-16 Ram 1500, Ram 2500, and 2014-16 Ram 3500 vehicles. Certain driving conditions, such as driving off-road or debris striking the vehicle may cause the roll rate sensor to trigger a fault within the occupant restraint controller (ORC).
If this fault occurs, the rollover side curtain air bag and the seat belt pretensioner will be disabled from deploying.
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the ORC software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 23.
Chrysler's number for this recall is T25.

GM Recalls Police Cars

General Motors LLC is recalling 545 2014-16 Chevrolet Caprice Police Pursuit vehicles (PPV), previously remedied under recall 16V-160.

The connector between the electric power steering module and the torque sensor may fail, possibly resulting in a loss of electric power steering assist.

GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the steering gear assembly, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.

 

 

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Honda Recalls Acuras That Shift into Neutral

American Honda Motor Co. is recalling 8,354 model year 2015 Acura TLX 2WD and 4WD vehicles.

In the affected vehicles, the transmission wire harness connections may have insufficient crimps, and, as a result, the transmission may unexpectedly shift to neutral.

Acura has notified owners, and dealers will, based on the automatic transmission serial number, update the transmission software to prevent the transmission from shifting into neutral due to a faulty crimp, free of charge. The recall began Jan. 13.

Honda's number for this recall is KC2.

 

 

Nissan Recalls Leafs, Sentras for Air Bags

Nissan North America Inc. is recalling 25,283 2015-2017 Leaf and 2014, 2015 and 2017 Sentra vehicles.
Due to a manufacturing error within the air bag inflators, the passenger frontal air bag may not properly deploy in the event of a crash.
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 11.

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