Chrysler recalling 49K Chargers for headlight components

2011 Dodge Charger

Chrysler has issued a recall for about 49,375 2011 and 2012 Dodge Chargers with halogen headlamps due to a problem with the lights. The automaker says that there could be an issue with the jumper harness and other related components.

The automaker says that 43,450 cars are affected in the US, 2,850 in Canada, 375 in Mexico and 2,700 outdoors of North America. The cars will have their headlight assemblies, which includes the jumper harnesses and bulbs, inspected and probably replaced. Dodge says that its engineers investigated reviews of that were similar to what was found when it recalled about 10,000 police Chargers in 2012 for overheating light parts. There have been no injuries or accidents related to fault, in accordance to Chrysler.

The automaker will be in speak to with impacted owners, and schedule the services. Naturally, any repairs will be cost-free of charge. Scroll down for the company’;s complete announcement.

Statement: Jumper Harness

March 13, 2014 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Chrysler Group is recalling about 49,400 complete-size cars to inspect and exchange, if required, numerous headlamp elements.

Customer service information led Chrysler Group engineers to investigate reviews equivalent to these that prompted a 2012 recall. The campaign concerned police vehicles equipped with jumper harnesses and other parts that overheated.

Chrysler Group was not conscious of any relevant injuries or accidents in the 2012 campaign, nor is the Firm aware of any injuries or accidents involving the recent recall.

Chrysler Group will examine and replace, if required, headlamp jumper harnesses and bulbs, or headlamp assemblies, on specified model-12 months 2011-2012 Dodge Chargers outfitted with halogen headlamps. Repair expenses will be borne by the Firm.

Affected are about 43,450 autos in the U.S., 2,850 in Canada, 375 in Mexico and 2,700 outside the NAFTA region.

Chrysler Group will contact impacted clients and advise them when to schedule services. Buyers who stay concerned may phone one-800-853-1403.

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