Illustrative photo | source Dodge
Published on 05. 07. 2019
The tailgate locking mechanism is defective and could break. This may result in sudden opening of the tailgate while the vehicle is in motion and pieces of luggage falling onto the road, increasing the risk of an accident.
The Dodge RAM models affected by this recall were manufactured between 31. 5. 2014 – 21. 11. 2018.
Dodge recall code: V44
Source: Rapex Alert 27/2019 A12/0974/19
This notification is purely informative for the vehicle type you have selected. As these deficiencies often relate to specific components (engine type, bodywork, equipment), the recall may not apply to all vehicles of this type.
What the owner should do?
If you read about a recall that you think may affect your car, you should make immediate contact with a Dodge dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.
Check the vehicle's history
UK car-owners can easily make a pre-check by visiting DVLA website and entering the car registration number; it will also reveal the car’s current MOT status.