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2013 Ram 2500 recall S68

Ram Recall S68: Alternator May Fail Resulting In Engine Stall/Fire

2013 Ram 2500

If the alternator fails, the vehicle may stall without warning, increasing the risk of a crash. There is also the possibility that the alternator may short circuit, increasing the risk of a fire.

Electrical System — Alternator/Generator/Regulator

Summary
Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2011-2014 Dodge Charger Police vehicles, 2007-2013 RAM 3500 Cab Chassis, 2008-2013 RAM 4500 and 5500 Cab Chassis, and 2013 RAM 2500 and 3500 vehicles. The affected vehicles have a 220 amp alternator that may suddenly fail.
Actions
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the alternator with a revised alternator, free of charge. The recall began on December 23, 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is S68.
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Date Announced
OCT 13, 2016
Vehicles Affected
74,811
Ram Recall #
S68
NHTSA Campaign #
16V739000
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