FCA Australia Pty Ltd—2015 Jeep Cherokee KL

Identifying features

R57

What are the defects?

The Air Conditioning (A/C) hose may have been misrouted during the manufacturing process. The A/C hose may come in contact with the engine exhaust manifold. Prolonged A/C hose contact with the engine exhaust manifold may result in a leak of the A/C refrigerant and/or A/C refrigerant oil

What are the hazards?

A/C refrigerant oil on a hot exhaust manifold could result in underhood smoke and/or an engine compartment fire.

What should consumers do?

FCA Australia will notify vehicle owners who can take their vehicle to a Jeep dealership whereby the vehicle will be repaired.

Supplier
FCA Australia Pty Ltd
Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Cities and Regional Development
Product category