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This could result in loss of both primary and secondary hood latch function, allowing the hood to open without warning. This could increase the risk of a crash.

Latches/Locks/Linkages — Hood — Latch

Summary
On certain passenger vehicles, an internal hood latch component may have been manufactured with a crack, which could propagate and break, allowing the primary/secondary latch spring to disengage.
Actions
Dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the latch assembly. Owner notification began on September 22, 2003. Owners should contact DaimlerChrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
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Date Announced
SEP 08, 2003
Vehicles Affected
20,978
Chrysler Recall #
C29
NHTSA Campaign #
03V332000
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