Illustrative photo | source Jeep
Published on 31 January 2020
The drive shaft (Cardan shaft) may become damaged and break due to insufficient lubrication. This can lead to a sudden loss of driving power, increasing the risk of an accident. Furthermore, parts could fall onto the road, posing a risk to the following traffic.
The Jeep Gladiator models affected by this recall were manufactured between 15 December 2018 and 10 September 2019.
Jeep recall code: V95
Source: Rapex Alert 5/2020 A12/00138/20
Is my car affected?
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 Jeep dealer or workshop that’s been officially authorised to perform repairs on behalf of the manufacturer and ask for the details.
How to contact your dealer
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
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. First published in the Weekly overview reports of RAPEX
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.