|Make : ALFA ROMEO||Model : STELVIO||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 2017-04-12 – 2018-08-30|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V636000|
|Date Owner’s Notified: 2018-10-10||Date Received by ODI: 2018-09-14||Date Added to Database: 2018-09-21|
|Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)|
|Manufacturer’s Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: UA4|
|Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 34357|
| Summary: |
Chrysler “FCA US LLC” is recalling certain 2017-2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia and 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio vehicles, equipped with 2.0L engines. These engines may misfire causing the catalytic converter to overheat, possibly resulting in damage to the nearby wiring and engine components.
| Consequence: |
Heat damage to the engine compartment wiring or components can increase the risk of a fire or it can cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
| Remedy: |
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles for diagnostic codes, and update the engine control module software, free of charge. The recall began October 10, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-844-253-2872. Chrysler’s number for this recall is UA4.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
| Notes: |
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 ‘TTY 1-800-424-9153’, or go to www.safercar.gov.