|Make : JEEP||Model : COMPASS||Year : 2018|
|Build Dates : 2017-09-04 – 2017-11-13|
|NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V732000|
|Date Owner’s Notified: 2017-12-28||Date Received by ODI: 2017-11-21||Date Added to Database: 2017-11-21|
|Manufacturers Involved: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)|
|Manufacturer’s Responsible for the Recall:|
|Manufacturer Campaign Number: T73|
|Component: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL|
|Potential Number Of Units Affected : 27210|
Chrysler “FCA US LLC” is recalling certain 2018 Jeep Compass vehicles. The passenger side air bag assembly may have inflator mounting nuts loose within the module assembly.
In the event of a crash necessitating air bag deployment, unsecured inflator mounting nuts outside of the cushion assembly are potential projectiles that may strike the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger air bag module assembly, free of charge. The recall began December 28, 2017. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is T73.
|Report Initiator: MFR||V Report|
|Regulation Part Number:||Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:|
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.