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2007 Dodge Caliber
3 Recalls & Safety Reports
Recall List for the 2007 Dodge Caliber
Official recall notices have been issued for the 2007 Dodge Caliber by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions. It's important to note that most recalls won't cost you anything to get fixed, so if your car is affected you should call an authorized Dodge service shop immediately!
2007 Dodge Caliber VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL NHTSA Campaign #10V234000
Summary: Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2007 Dodge Caliber and Jeep compass passenger vehicles manufactured from March 7 through May 19, 2006. The pivot bushings in vehicles with oversized accelerator pedal bearing pockets may become dislodged and potentially cause the accelerator pedal to bind or stick.
Consequence: Should the pedal bind or become stuck, it can be overcome by smart brakes which override the accelerator pedal in certain conditions.
Actions: Chrysler will notify owners and dealers will inspect and replace all affected accelerator pedal assemblies free of charge. The safety recall began on June 29, 2010. Owners may contact Chrysler toll-free at 1-800-853-1403. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #10V234000 »
2007 Dodge Caliber WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB NHTSA Campaign #07V196000
Summary: Certain passenger vehicles equipped with rear disc brakes fail to conform to the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) no. 135, "light vehicle brake systems." The length of the rear wheel hub mounting bolts may prevent actuation of the park brake.
Consequence: This could allow unintended movement of the vehicle under certain conditions and cause a crash without warning.
Actions: Dealers will replace the rear wheel hub mounting bolts and repair the park brake free of charge. The recall began on May 8, 2007. Owners may contact DaimlerChrysler at 1-800-853-1403. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #07V196000 »
2007 Dodge Caliber SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE NHTSA Campaign #06V493000
Summary: On certain vehicles, the antilock brake system (ABS) control module software may cause the rear brakes to lock up during certain braking conditions.
Consequence: This could result in a loss of vehicle control and cause a crash without warning.
Actions: Dealers will reprogram the ABS electronic control unit. The recall began on February 19, 2007. Owners may contact DaimlerChrysler at 1-800-853-1403. For detailed information & supporting documents, see the official NHTSA page concerning recall #06V493000 »