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Dodge Recall 990: Daimlerchrysler/Power Seat Connector Circuit

2001 Dodge Ram 2500

If the circuit breaker cycles for an extended period of time, heat could build up in the connector, possibly resulting in a fire.

Electrical System — Wiring

Summary
Vehicle description: Vans and wagons not equipped with power front seats. In the presence of road salt, water, and possibly other debris, the power seat connector located beneath the driver's seat could develop a high resistive short circuit that cycles the circuit breaker.
Actions
Owners will receive instructions for removing the circuit breaker from the fuse panel. If an owner desires, their dealer can perform the repair. Owner notification began August 27, 2001. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact DaimlerChrysler at 1-800-853-1403.
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Date Announced
AUG 02, 2001
Vehicles Affected
98,000
Dodge Recall #
990
NHTSA Campaign #
01V253000
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