Dodge Recall : Replacement Air Intake Systems/Debris Can Enter

2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Seal Of Avoid Like The Plague

A jammed open throttle could cause unintended acceleration of the vehicle, possibly resulting in a crash or increased stoping distances when braking.

Engine And Engine Cooling

Certain replacement K&N fuel performance kits, P/nos. 57-1509, 57-1511, 57-1511-1, 57-1517, 57-1517-1, 57-1527, and 57-1530. Also, a small percentage of these kits were sold under the mopar performance parts brand name (P/nos. P5007069 and P5007070). All kits were manufactured from April 20, 1999, through September 23, 2004. These assemblies were manufactured as replacement equipment for certain Dodge pickup trucks and SUVS. A small piece of material from the tube wall could be sucked into the engine throttle body, which could cause the throttle to become jammed in the open position.
K&N will provide owners with a free repair kit along with repair instructions. The recall began on April 20, 2006.
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Date Announced
MAR 15, 2006
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