Chrysler is recalling 338,000 Grand Cherokees for crash risk

Chrysler has recalled more than 300,000 Jeeps due to a potential loss of vehicle control. As stated therein National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

The recall, submitted to Chrysler management on February 22, specific 2021-2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee L and 2022-2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles manufactured between December 2020 and May 2023.

According to Chrysler, affected vehicles may experience loss of control due to steering knuckle separation. Affected cars may experience separation of the upper control arm ball joint from the steering knuckle, causing the wheel to fall outwards and loss of control.

Approximately 338,238 Jeeps are included in the recall. Chrysler said 2021-2023 Dec. 3, 2020 to May 30, 2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee L vehicles and 2022-2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles manufactured from December 19, 2021 to May 30, 2023 are affected.

How to Repair Your Jeep

Owners of affected vehicles can visit a Chrysler dealership to have the upper control arm pinch bolts repaired and replaced free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed on April 12, 2024.

Owners may also contact FCA US, LLC Customer Service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA's number for this recall is 10B.

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Consumers can check USA TODAY's automotive recall database or search National Highway Traffic Safety Administration database Apply for a new recall using their car's Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).

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