- Service & Repair
Contact nearby service centers for further assistance. If a recall is issued, your nearby service center can help verify if it can be repaired free of charge.
Problem Summary: CHRYSLER IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 FIAT 500E ELECTRIC VEHICLES MANUFACTURED DECEMBER 16, 2012, THROUGH AUGUST 13, 2013. THE HALF SHAFT JOINTS MAY LOOSEN AND SEPARATE CAUSING NOISE AND A LOSS OF DRIVING CAPABILITY.
Consequence: A LOSS OF DRIVING CAPABILITY INCREASES THE RISK OF A CRASH.
What Owners Should Do: CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND FIAT DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FASTENERS ATTACHING THE HALF SHAFT INBOARD JOINTS, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN AUGUST 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT FIAT AT 1-888-242-6342. CHRYSLER'S RECALL NUMBER IS N51.
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Bring your car to a dealer for repair.
Recalls are issued because the defect might make the car unsafe in some way.
If a recall is issued, contacting a nearby service center can help you get more information to fix the repair, possibly even free of charge.