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

Alert number: A12/0621/17

Product:  Passenger car

Name: Challenger, Charger, Dakota, Durango, Magnum, RAM, Aspen, 300 , Wrangler

Batch number / Barcode:  The vehicles concerned were manufactured between 2004 and 2012.

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep

Type / number of model:  Type-approval number: Jeep Wrangler: e4*2001/116*0116*12 Chrysler 300: e11*2001/116*0141*14 Type: DR, DH, D1, DC, DM, DX, HB, HG, JK, J3, J8, LX, LC, LD, LE, L2, ND, VB

Risk type: Injuries
A fault in the gas generator of the front passenger airbag may cause uncontrolled inflation when the airbag is activated and result in small metal particles being released, which might injure the occupants.

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

Description:  Passenger car

Country of origin: United States

Alert submitted by: Germany

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Ireland, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands, United Kingdom