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2012 Dodge Charger recall L33

Dodge Recall L33: Rod Bearing Failure

2012 Dodge Charger

Connecting rod failure may lead to engine seizure which may increase the risk of a crash.

Engine And Engine Cooling

Summary
Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2012 Chrysler vehicles, including 200 and town and country models, Dodge vehicles, including Charger, durango, Grand Caravan and journey models and Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles manufactured from August 31, 2011, through September 13, 2011, that are equipped with 3.6L engines. These engines may experience connecting rod bearing failure due to debris inside the engine block.
Actions
Chrysler will notify owners and replace the engine free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin on or about November 18, 2011. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403.
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Date Announced
SEP 29, 2011
Vehicles Affected
667
Dodge Recall #
L33
NHTSA Campaign #
11V487000
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