FCA Australia Pty Ltd—2015 (MK) Jeep Compass and Patriot

Identifying features

Campaign number: R68

What are the defects?

The power steering hose clamp may not be installed correctly during the manufacturing process. The low pressure power steering return hose may detach and cause a large volume power steering fluid leak.

What are the hazards?

Leaking power steering fluid, in contact with an ignition source, could result in an engine compartment fire without warning.

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