2018 Jeep Wrangler recall U48

Jeep Recall U48: Intermediate Steering Shaft May Split

2018 Jeep Wrangler

If the weld seam splits, the steering wheel may lose center positioning causing a loss of steering responsiveness and increasing the risk of a crash.

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Summary
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Jeep Wrangler vehicles. The intermediate steering shaft may not have been properly welded causing a split where the external spline is formed.
Actions
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, replace the intermediate steering shaft, free of charge. The recall began June 21, 2018. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is U48.
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Date Announced
MAY 25, 2018
Vehicles Affected
539
Jeep Recall #
U48
NHTSA Campaign #
18V343000
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