Jeep Wrangler (2018)

Production: 7. 5. 2018 - 21. 8. 2018 | Problems / tags:   

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Problem Description

The welds on the front track bar bracket may not be located correctly on the seam. This may cause separation of the front track bar bracket from the frame, reducing steering control and leading to an accident without prior warning.

The Jeep Wrangler models affected by this recall were produced between 7. 5. 2018 – 21. 8. 2018.

Company recall code: UA5

Source: Rapex Alert 9/2019 A12/0354/19




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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.

If you wish fully comprehensive vehicle check, with more than 80 data points about the history of the car, then we suggest going to HPI-Check, which provides information on a specific vehicle using also the vehicle registration number.

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.

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 notifications.


Check also our UK Recalls database
UK Recalls - Jeep
Published by RAPEX 1. 3. 2019
Keywords   
Risk Accident
Make
Model
Type Passenger car
Production period 7. 5. 2018 - 21. 8. 2018
Type/number of model e4*2001/116*0116*26; Type: UA5
Country of origin USA
Alert submitted by Germany
Products were found and measures were taken also in see source
Measures taken by economic operators Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)
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