Recall Alert: 2017 Jeep Wrangler

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Vehicles Affected: Approximately 400 model-year 2017 Jeep Wrangler SUVs manufactured between Nov. 1 and Nov. 3, 2016

The Problem: The fuel tank may have a cracked or broken control valve, possibly resulting in a fuel leak in a rollover event, debris in the fuel tank or overfueling the vehicle, which could lead to a fire.

The Fix: Dealers will inspect and replace the fuel tank and sending unit, as necessary, for free.

What Owners Should Do: Jeep manufacturer Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will begin notifying owners on Jan. 2. Owners can call the automaker at 800-853-1403 or the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236, or go to for more info.

Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Service & Repair to find your local dealer.

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Editor’s note: This post was updated Dec. 5 to correct the phone number for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline. The correct number is 888-327-4236.

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