Recalls for 2012 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited

There are currently 5 recalls for your car.

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NHTSA Vehicle Safety Recalls


Recall Number: 13V234000

Recall Date: 06/04/2013

Problem Summary: CHRYSLER GROUP LLC (CHRYSLER) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012-2013 JEEP WRANGLER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.6L ENGINE AND AN AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION AND MANUFACTURED JANUARY 23, 2011, THROUGH FEBRUARY 23, 2013. THE POWER STEERING LINE MAY CONTACT AND WEAR A HOLE IN THE TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER LINE RESULTING IN A LOSS OF TRANSMISSION FLUID.

Consequence: A LOSS OF TRANSMISSION FLUID MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF TRANSMISSION FUNCTION WHICH MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE POWER STEERING RETURN TUBE ASSEMBLY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN JULY 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-247-9753. CHRYSLER'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS N28.

Recall Number: 13V234000

Recall Date: 06/04/2013

Problem Summary: CHRYSLER GROUP LLC (CHRYSLER) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012-2013 JEEP WRANGLER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 3.6L ENGINE AND AN AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION AND MANUFACTURED JANUARY 23, 2011, THROUGH FEBRUARY 23, 2013. THE POWER STEERING LINE MAY CONTACT AND WEAR A HOLE IN THE TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER LINE RESULTING IN A LOSS OF TRANSMISSION FLUID.

Consequence: A LOSS OF TRANSMISSION FLUID MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF TRANSMISSION FUNCTION WHICH MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE POWER STEERING RETURN TUBE ASSEMBLY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN JULY 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-247-9753. CHRYSLER'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS N28.

Recall Number: 13V176000

Recall Date: 05/07/2013

Problem Summary: CHRYSLER GROUP LLC (CHRYSLER) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2008-2012 JEEP WRANGLER RIGHT-HAND DRIVE VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FEBRUARY 1, 2007, THROUGH OCTOBER 10, 2011. THE AFFECTED VEHICLES HAVE AIRBAG CLOCKSPRING ASSEMBLIES THAT COULD EXPERIENCE BROKEN AIRBAG CIRCUITS.

Consequence: IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH NECESSITATING AIRBAG DEPLOYMENT, A BROKEN ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT IN THE AIRBAG CLOCKSPRING WIRING ASSEMBLY CAN LEAD TO NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE DRIVER-SIDE FRONTAL AIRBAG AND WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PROPERLY PROTECT THE DRIVER, INCREASING THE RISK OF INJURIES.

What Owners Should Do: CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE CLOCKSPRING AND ADD A STEERING WHEEL DUST SHIELD, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN MAY 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-247-9753. THIS RECALL SUPERCEDES NHTSA RECALL 11V-528. CHRYSLER'S RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS M31.

Recall Number: 13E010000

Recall Date: 02/25/2013

Problem Summary: QUADRATEC, INC. IS RECALLING CERTAIN AFTERMARKET ACCESSORY, DRIVER-SIDE, ULTIMATE FLOOR LINERS PART NUMBERS 14254.0301 07, 14254.0301 08, 14254.0301Q, 14254.0302 07, 14254.0302 08, 14254.0302Q, 14254.0303 07, 14254.0303 08, 14254.0303Q, 14254.0309 07, 14254.0309 08, AND 14254.0309Q SOLD FROM MAY 1, 2012, THROUGH FEBRUARY 14, 2013. THE LINERS ARE FOR USE IN 2007-2013 JEEP WRANGLERS. THE ANCHOR POINT FOR THE AFFECTED FLOOR LINERS MAY TEAR DURING USE, PARTICULARLY WHEN EXPOSED TO HIGH TEMPERATURES. THE TEARING MAY ALLOW THE FLOOR LINER TO SHIFT FORWARD.

Consequence: IF THE LINER SHIFTS FORWARD IT MAY IMPEDE THE OPERATION OF THE ACCELERATOR AND POSSIBLY LEAD TO UNINTENDED ACCELERATION, WHICH MAY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.

What Owners Should Do: QUADRATEC WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND EITHER EXCHANGE THE LINERS OR PROVIDE THEM WITH A HOOK GUARD KIT TO HELP SECURE THE DRIVER-SIDE MAT, FREE OF CHARGE. THE RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN MARCH 2013. OWNERS MAY CONTACT QUADRATEC AT 1-800-463-2998 OR INFO@QUADRATEC.COM.

Recall Number: 11V528000

Recall Date: 11/02/2011

Problem Summary: CHRYSLER IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2008-2012 RIGHT HAND DRIVE (RHD) JEEP WRANGLER VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM FEBRUARY 1, 2007, THROUGH OCTOBER 10, 2011. SOME VEHICLES MAY BE EQUIPPED WITH DRIVER'S AIRBAG CLOCKSPRING ASSEMBLIES THAT COULD EXPERIENCE A COMPROMISED AIRBAG CIRCUIT RESULTING IN AN AIRBAG LAMP ILLUMINATION, WHICH INDICATES THAT THE AIRBAG MAY NOT DEPLOY.

Consequence: A BROKEN ELECTRICAL CIRCUIT IN THE AIRBAG CLOCKSPRING WIRING ASSEMBLY CAN LEAD TO NON-DEPLOYMENT OF THE DRIVER FRONTAL AIRBAG AND WILL NOT BE ABLE TO PROPERLY PROTECT THE DRIVER IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH, INCREASING THE RISK OF INJURIES.

What Owners Should Do: CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND REMEDY THE VEHICLES AS NECESSARY FREE OF CHARGE. CHRYSLER WILL MAIL TO OWNERS AN INTERIM NOTIFICATION DURING MARCH 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.

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What Should You Do?

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