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Power steering fluid leakage in the presence of an ignition source can result in an underhood fire.

Steering — Hydraulic Power Assist — Hose, Piping, And Connections

Summary
On certain passenger vehicles equipped with 2.4L non-turbocharged engines and automatic transaxles, the power steering pressure hose may contact the automatic transaxle differential cover, potentially damaging the hose.
Actions
Dealers will inspect and relocate, or replace as necessary, the power steering hose and confirm torque of the hose fastener at the steering gear end. The recall began on September 20, 2004. Owners should contact DaimlerChrysler at 1-800-853-1403.
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Date Announced
JUN 03, 2004
Vehicles Affected
438,391
Chrysler Recall #
D18
NHTSA Campaign #
04V268000
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