Recall: 1997-2003 Dakota: EXTERIOR LIGHTING

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[FONT=&quot]NHTSA #: [/FONT][FONT=&quot]82171,82210,82217,82225,82226,82248,82266[/FONT]
[FONT=&quot] Make: DODGE
Model: DAKOTA
Model Year: 1997-2003

Description: EXTERIOR LIGHTING[/FONT]

[FONT=&quot]Manufacturer that filed defect/noncompliance report[/FONT][FONT=&quot]: AJ MOTORSPORT
Vehicle, Equipment, or Tire report: E

Number of units affected: 3,593
Date owner notified by MFG: 7/31/2006

Recall Initiator: OVSC
MFG's of Recalled Vehicles/Products: CHRYSLER GROUP LLC

Defect Summary: CERTAIN AJ MOTORSPORT COMBINATION LAMPS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON THE ABOVE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES. COMBINATION LAMPS NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.[/FONT]


[FONT=&quot]Consequence Summary: [/FONT][FONT=&quot]LACK OF AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS IN THE LAMPS WILL DECREASE LIGHTING VISIBILITY TO OTHER DRIVERS AND MAY POSSIBLY RESULT IN A VEHICLE CRASH.[/FONT]

[FONT=&quot]Corrective Summary:[/FONT][FONT=&quot] AJ MOTORSPORT WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER REIMBURSEMENT FOR THE LAMPS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON JULY 31, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT AJ MOTORSPORT AT 626-618-2026.[/FONT]

[FONT=&quot]Recall Notes:[/FONT][FONT=&quot] THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO AJ MOTORSPORT AFTERMARKET LAMPS AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON THE LISTED PASSENGER VEHICLES.FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE LAMP MODEL NUMBERS, CLICK ON DOCUMENT SEARCH AND VIEW DOCUMENT TITLED ¿LAMP MODEL NUMBERS.¿CUSTOMERS MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION¿S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153).[/FONT]
 

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