Vehicles Affected: Approximately 540 model-year 2018 Jeep Wrangler SUVs
The Problem: The intermediate steering shaft may have not been properly welded and may split, causing a loss of steering responsiveness and increasing the risk of a crash.
The Fix: Dealers will inspect the intermediate steering shaft and replace, as as necessary, for free.
What Owners Should Do: Jeep parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will begin notifying owners July 14. Owners can call the automaker at 800-853-1403, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or visit its website to check their vehicle identification number and learn more.
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