Vehicles Affected: Approximately 25,000 model-year 2019 Fiat 500X hatchbacks and Jeep Renegade SUVs
The Problem: Incorrect software may cause the occupant restraint controller module to disable certain passive safety features, which can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
The Fix: Dealers will update the ORC module software for free.
What Owners Should Do: Fiat and Jeep manufacturer Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will begin notifying owners May 30. 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.
Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Cars.com Service & Repair to find your local dealer. To check for other recalls, and to schedule a free recall repair at your local dealership, click here: Fiat 500X; Jeep Renegade
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