February 16, 2001
2001 Dodge Neon Recalled
Detroit, MI (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has published a recall affecting the 2001
Dodge Neon. The affected models were manufactured between September and October
Certain passenger vehicles equipped with
the sport appearance package fail to comply with the requirements
of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 110, "Tire Selection and Rims."
These vehicles with 16-inch wheels and tires were equipped with the incorrect tire
placard. The label specifies the wrong recommended tire size. This could cause the owner
to select incorrect replacement tires.
1,504 automobiles are affected by this recall.
Owners will be provided with a new label or, if
the owner wishes, their dealer can install the label for them.
Owner notification began Dec. 14, 2000. Owners who
do not receive the free label within a reasonable time should contact Daimler Chrysler at
[NHTSA Recall No. 00V415, Mfg.
Notice of this product warning was sent via email
to SafetyAlerts subscribers February
16, 2001. For more information regarding the SafetyAlerts free email alert service
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Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list
auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
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