April 29, 2003
DaimlerChrysler Has Recalled the 2002 Plymouth Ram
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the
Models: Plymouth Ram Year: 2002
Number Potentially Involved: 195,500
Dates of Manufacture: January 1997 – March 2002
Defect: On certain pickup trucks, the detent system on the exterior mirror
housings may break, potentially affecting the rearward field of vision.
Remedy: Dealers will install a mirror detent retainer kit to correct this
condition. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification began April
7, 2003. Owners may contact DaimlerChrysler at 1-800-853-1403.
[NHTSA Recall No. 03V077/DaimlerChrysler Recall No. C10].
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!
How many did you hear
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