2019 Ram 1500 recall VB8

Ram Recall VB8: Electric Power Steering Gear Can Short Circuit

2019 Ram 1500

An intermittent loss of power steering assist may cause an inconsistent steering effort, especially during lower speed maneuvers, increasing the risk of a crash.

Steering — Electric Power Assist System

Summary
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Ram 1500 trucks. These vehicles may have been built with a contaminated electric power steering (EPS) gear that may short circuit, potentially resulting in an intermittent loss of power steering assist.
Actions
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the EPS gear assembly, free of charge. The recall began December 12, 2019. Owners may contact FCA US customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA's number for this recall is VB8.
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Date Announced
NOV 14, 2019
Vehicles Affected
193
Ram Recall #
VB8
NHTSA Campaign #
19V812000
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