FCA Australia Pty Ltd — 2018 (KL) Jeep Cherokee

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
see attached VIN list

What are the defects?

A fault with the halfshaft assembly resulting in loss of power or inability to PARK the vehicle. The vehicle can crash without prior warning and cause vehicle occupants or bystanders risk of serious injury.

What are the hazards?

A fault with the right front halfshaft assembly resulting in loss of power if driving or the inability of the vehicle to maintain PARK if stationary.
A broken halfshaft bearing cage may also result in a loss of motive power which has the potential to cause an accident if such loss of motive power is on a busy road.

What should consumers do?

FCA Australia will notify owners of affected vehicles as soon as remedy parts are available, owners then can schedule a service booking with their nearest Jeep dealer.
For further information consumers can contact: https://www.jeep.com.au/contact-us.html or call FCA Australia on 1300 133 079.

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category