The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0042/16

Product:  Pick-up

Name: RAM

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles in question were produced between 20 June 2012 and 26 January 2015.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Dodge RAM

Type / number of model:  Type: DS, D2, DJ, DX.

Risk type: Injuries
In the event of a lateral collision, the software of the occupant restraint system control device may trigger the deployment of the head/lateral airbag and/or the preloading device, when not intended. This may increase the risk of an accident and/or injury to the occupants of the vehicle.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Manufacturer)

Description:  Pick-up truck.

Country of origin: United States

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Denmark, The Netherlands