Recalls for 2011 Dodge Avenger

There are currently 3 recalls for your car.


What Should You Do?

Bring your car to a dealer immediately. Recalls are issued because the defect might make the car unsafe in some way. Your nearby service center can help verify if the repairs can be performed free of charge.

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls


Recall Number: 13V282000

Recall Date: 07/02/2013

Component: AIR BAGS

Problem Summary: CHRYSLER IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011-2013 SEBRING AND 200 VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 28, 2011, THROUGH DECEMBER 13, 2012; MODEL YEAR 2011-2013 DODGE AVENGER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 25, 2011, THROUGH JANUARY 14, 2013; MODEL YEAR 2011-2012 DODGE NITRO VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 17, 2011, THROUGH DECEMBER 15, 2011; AND MODEL YEAR 2011-2012 JEEP LIBERTY VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 17, 2011, THROUGH AUGUST 15, 2012. ELECTRICAL OVER-STRESS OF A RESISTOR IN THE OCCUPANT RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE MAY LEAD TO THE NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE ACTIVE HEAD RESTRAINTS DURING A REAR IMPACT COLLISION.

Consequence: IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH NECESSITATING THE DEPLOYMENT OF THE ACTIVE HEAD RESTRAINTS , THEIR NON-DEPLOYMENT COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY.

What Owners Should Do: CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL FLASH THE TOTALLY INTEGRATED POWER MODULE (TIPM) OR REPLACE THE OCCUPANT RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE, AS NEEDED, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN AUGUST 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-247-9753. CHRYSLER'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS N38.

Recall Number: 13V282000

Recall Date: 07/02/2013

Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

Problem Summary: CHRYSLER IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011-2013 SEBRING AND 200 VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 28, 2011, THROUGH DECEMBER 13, 2012; MODEL YEAR 2011-2013 DODGE AVENGER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 25, 2011, THROUGH JANUARY 14, 2013; MODEL YEAR 2011-2012 DODGE NITRO VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 17, 2011, THROUGH DECEMBER 15, 2011; AND MODEL YEAR 2011-2012 JEEP LIBERTY VEHICLES MANUFACTURED JUNE 17, 2011, THROUGH AUGUST 15, 2012. ELECTRICAL OVER-STRESS OF A RESISTOR IN THE OCCUPANT RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE MAY LEAD TO THE NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE ACTIVE HEAD RESTRAINTS DURING A REAR IMPACT COLLISION.

Consequence: IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH NECESSITATING THE DEPLOYMENT OF THE ACTIVE HEAD RESTRAINTS , THEIR NON-DEPLOYMENT COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF INJURY.

What Owners Should Do: CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL FLASH THE TOTALLY INTEGRATED POWER MODULE (TIPM) OR REPLACE THE OCCUPANT RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE, AS NEEDED, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN AUGUST 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-247-9753. CHRYSLER'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS N38.

Recall Number: 11V315000

Recall Date: 06/08/2011

Component: STEERING:COLUMN

Problem Summary: CHRYSLER IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011DODGE JOURNEY, JEEP WRANGLER, CHRYSLER 200, CHRYSLER 200 CONVERTIBLE, DODGE AVENGER, DODGE NITRO, JEEP LIBERTY, DODGE CALIBER, JEEP COMPASS, JEEP PATRIOT, DODGE GRAND CARAVAN AND CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY VEHICLES. SOME OF THESE VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN BUILT WITH A MISSING OR INCORRECTLY INSTALLED STEERING COLUMN PIVOT RIVET.

Consequence: A MISSING OR INCORRECTLY INSTALLED RIVET COULD COMPROMISE THE ABILITY OF THE STEERING COLUMN TO SUPPORT THE OCCUPANT LOADS IN THE EVENT OF A FRONTAL CRASH, DECREASING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE FRONTAL IMPACT SAFETY SYSTEM. AS A RESULT, THE CONDITION MAY INCREASE THE POTENTIAL FOR INJURY IN A FRONTAL CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: DEALERS WILL INSPECT FOR RIVET PRESENCE AND ALIGNMENT AND REPAIR THE STEERING COLUMN PIVOT AS REQUIRED, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 4, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.

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