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Recall: 2009-2010 Ram (1500): POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT

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    [FONT=&quot]NHTSA #: [/FONT][FONT=&quot]12V474000[/FONT][FONT=&quot]
    Make: DODGE
    Model: RAM 1500
    Model Year: 2009-2010
    MFG Campaign #: M34

    Description: POWER TRAIN: DRIVELINE: DIFFERENTIAL UNIT

    Manufacturer that filed defect/noncompliance report: CHRYSLER GROUP LLC
    Vehicle, Equipment, or Tire report: V

    Number of units affected: 44,300
    Date owner notified by MFG: 9/28/2012

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

    Defect Summary: Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2009-2010, Ram 1500 and Dodge Dakota trucks, manufactured from July 1, 2009, through November 30, 2009, because a rear axle pinion nut may loosen due to a lack of adhesive.

    Consequence Summary: If the rear axle pinion nut loosens, the axle can lock up and cause a loss of vehicle control and/or a vehicle crash with little warning.

    Corrective Summary: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will install a pinion nut retainer, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in November 2012. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753.

    Recall Notes: Chrysler's recall campaign number is M34. Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153) [/FONT]
     

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