The FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles) Group is recalling 1,137,627 vehicles in North America, like 188,249 in Canada, to substitute driver’s side airbag addresses. The corporation is knowledgeable of 14 studies of personal injury-creating incidents that could most likely be due to a defect with the addresses.
Exterior of the Canada, the recall impacts 925,239 vehicles in the U.S., 24,139 in Mexico and a further sixty six,120 in other markets.
As for the versions specific by the recall, they contain 2007-2011 Dodge Nitro versions as effectively as 2008-2010 Chrysler City & Nation and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans.
The recall arrives in the wake of an investigation carried out by FCA, which disclosed that the vehicles determined are equipped with clips that could loosen and arrive undone about time. In the party of a collision that results in the driver’s side airbag to deploy, the clips could come to be projectiles capable to result in harm.
The corporation stressed that there have been no studies of injuries to passengers in the front or back row, and that the airbags have no link to defunct manufacturer Takata.
The corporation will get started sending notices to homeowners of vehicles afflicted by the recall future thirty day period.
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