Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee recalled due to rollover risk

The 2019 Jeep Grand Cherokee is one of the models affected by this recall.

Photo: Stellantis/Courtesy

Stilants this is Recall 270904 SUV from the market The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced this week due to a malfunction in the anti-lock brakes.

What vehicles are being recalled and on what models?

SUV models Dodge Durango s Jeep Grand Cherokee Affected, all of the years Model 2018 and 2019.

2018 Dodge Durango
2018 Dodge Durango / Photo: Courtesy of Stellantis.

What is the reason for the summons?

The specific problem with these compounds is that “A malfunction in the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) module can cause the brake lights to turn on and allow the vehicle to start and move from park without depressing the brake pedal.NHTSA said in a summons (PDF).

So far, there have been no known incidents of this bug.

If one of these SUVs starts to roll out of the park, it could roll unexpectedly, which could lead to an accident or a host of other problems. Stellants said he is not aware of any accidents or injuries related to this case.

Jeep Cherokee 2018
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee / Photo: Courtesy of Stylantis.

Stylantis intends to solve this problem in July

As for the solution, the NHTSA said that “The solution is under developmentOwners are expected to be notified by mail in late July. To check if your vehicle has been affected by this or any other recall, go to the NHTSA page to address and resolve your concerns.

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