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2019 Cherokee SUV 4WD
2019 Cherokee SUV 4WD
2019 Cherokee SUV FWD
2019 Cherokee SUV FWD

 

Service Bulletins for 2019 Jeep

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Recalls for 2019 Jeep

2019 JEEP CHEROKEE
NHTSA Campaign ID:ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT PANEL
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:05/08/2018 - 05/23/2018
Potential Units Affected:52

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. The instrument cluster may fail resulting in a lack of activation of warning chimes, messages, and gauges.

Consequence:

Without the activation of warning chimes, messages, and gauges to provide vehicle information to the driver, there would be an increased risk of a crash.

Action:

Chrysler has notified owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, replace the instrument cluster, free of charge. The recall began February 7, 2019. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is UC4.
2019 JEEP CHEROKEE
NHTSA Campaign ID:ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:09/07/2017 - 02/21/2018
Potential Units Affected:12779

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Jeep Renegade, Compass and Grand Cherokee, RAM 1500 and Promaster, Fiat 500x, Dodge Journey, Challenger, Charger and Durango and Chrysler 300x vehicles, 2017-2018 Jeep Wrangler, Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town and Country vehicles and 2018-2019 Jeep Cherokee and Chrysler Pacifica vehicles. The powertrain control module may be equipped with a voltage regulator chip in the circuit board that may fail, causing a stall or a no start condition.

Consequence:

A vehicle stall can increase the risk of a crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the powertrain control module, free of charge. The recall began October 2, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U87.
2019 JEEP CHEROKEE
NHTSA Campaign ID:POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:06/19/2018 - 06/30/2018
Potential Units Affected:5

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles and 2018 Chrysler Pacifica non-hybrid vehicles. A component in the transmission may not have been welded properly, possibly causing the transmission to not transmit engine power to the wheels.

Consequence:

If the transmission weld fails, the vehicle will stop moving, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U85.
2019 JEEP CHEROKEE
NHTSA Campaign ID:POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:10/01/2017 - 10/15/2018
Potential Units Affected:86053

Defect Description:

Chrysler(FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles equipped with 2.4L engines. Improper transmission calibration may result in a stall.

Consequence:

A vehicle stall can increase the risk of crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will re-flash the transmission controller with a new calibration, free of charge. The recall began November 2, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is UA9.
2019 JEEP CHEROKEE
NHTSA Campaign ID:SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:04/04/2018 - 06/21/2018
Potential Units Affected:154335

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Dodge Grand Caravan and Jeep Compass, 2018 Dodge Journey, and 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. The rear brake caliper pistons on these vehicles may have an insufficient coating causing gas pockets to form, potentially reducing rear brake performance.

Consequence:

A reduction of braking performance can increase the risk of a crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will bleed the vehicle's brake system, free of charge. The recall began September 29, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U86.
2019 JEEP CHEROKEE
NHTSA Campaign ID:ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:02/04/2018 - 04/04/2018
Potential Units Affected:14

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles equipped with 2.0L engines. The engines in these vehicles may be missing valve stem keepers, which can allow the valve to drop into the engine cylinder causing engine damage. These engines may also have a reversed camshaft cap that can damage the camshaft bearing causing camshaft failure.

Consequence:

Cylinder damage or camshaft failure can cause the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair or replace the affected engine components, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began August 9, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U52.
2019 JEEP COMPASS
NHTSA Campaign ID:SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:CALIPER
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:03/17/2018 - 06/13/2018
Potential Units Affected:154335

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Dodge Grand Caravan and Jeep Compass, 2018 Dodge Journey, and 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. The rear brake caliper pistons on these vehicles may have an insufficient coating causing gas pockets to form, potentially reducing rear brake performance.

Consequence:

A reduction of braking performance can increase the risk of a crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will bleed the vehicle's brake system, free of charge. The recall began September 29, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U86.
2019 JEEP RENEGADE
NHTSA Campaign ID:AIR BAGS: AIR BAG CONTROL MODULE
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:03/12/2018 - 04/03/2019
Potential Units Affected:25004

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Renegade and Fiat 500X vehicles. Incorrect software may cause the occupant restraint controller (ORC) module to disable certain passive safety features.

Consequence:

Deactivated passive safety features can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the ORC module software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 30, 2019. Owners may contact Chrysler's customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is V42.
2019 JEEP RENEGADE
NHTSA Campaign ID:ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:03/12/2018 - 04/03/2019
Potential Units Affected:25004

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Renegade and Fiat 500X vehicles. Incorrect software may cause the occupant restraint controller (ORC) module to disable certain passive safety features.

Consequence:

Deactivated passive safety features can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the ORC module software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 30, 2019. Owners may contact Chrysler's customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is V42.
2019 JEEP WRANGLER
NHTSA Campaign ID:STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:05/07/2018 - 08/21/2018
Potential Units Affected:18055

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Jeep Wrangler vehicles. The front track bar brackets may be improperly welded, which can cause the bracket to separate from the frame, reducing steering capability.

Consequence:

An unexpected reduction in steering ability, can increase the risk of a crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the track bar bracket welds, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 17, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is UA5.
2019 JEEP WRANGLER
NHTSA Campaign ID:STEERING
Manufacturer:Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Manufacture Dates:02/05/2019 - 02/18/2019
Potential Units Affected:52

Defect Description:

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Wrangler and 2019 Ram 1500 vehicles. These vehicles have improperly machined steering column stub shafts that may break, possibly causing the steering wheel to detach from the steering column.

Consequence:

If the steering wheel detaches from the steering column, the driver may lose control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of crash.

Action:

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the steering column, replacing it, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began April 5, 2019. Owners may contact FCA US customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is V29.