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Problem Summary: CHRYSLER GROUP LLC (CHRYSLER) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2013 DODGE AVENGER AND CHRYSLER 200, AND MODEL YEAR 2014 JEEP COMPASS AND PATRIOT VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH 2.4L ENGINES. DUE TO ABRASIVE DEBRIS IN THE BALANCE SHAFT BEARINGS, THESE ENGINES MAY HAVE A LOSS OF ENGINE OIL PRESSURE, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN AN ENGINE STALL OR ENGINE FAILURE.
Consequence: IF THE ENGINE STALLS WHILE DRIVING IT MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.
What Owners Should Do: CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE ENGINE BALANCE SHAFT MODULE, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN DECEMBER 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-247-9753. CHRYSLER'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS N52.
Next Steps: Contact Lustine Chrysler Jeep Dodge RAM