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Ram HD truck recall: 300k trucks recalled for fire risk


Chrysler (FCA US, LLC) is recalling certain 2021-2023 Ram 2500, 3500, 3500 Cab Chassis, and 4500, 5500 Cab Chassis vehicles equipped with a Cummins 6.7-liter Turbo Diesel engine. For this Ram HD truck recall, an electrical short may occur in the heater grid relay with the ignition on or off.

An electrical short in the relay can result in an engine compartment fire with the ignition on or off, in

Owners are advised to park outside and away from structures until the recall repair is complete. Dealers will replace the relay, free of charge. Owner notification letters are expected to be mailed March 31, 2023. Owners may contact FCA US, LLC customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US, LLC’s number for this recall is 13A. This recall is an expansion of and supersedes recall number 21V-798.

As we had previously reported, the Ram 2500 and 3500 have a transmission fluid leak recall as well. If you own 2021-2023 Ram 2500, 3500, 3500 Can Chassis, 4500 or 5500 Cab Chassis with the Cummins 6.7-liter Turbo Diesel, be sure to consult the NHTSA recalls portion of the website and type in the specific VIN of your truck to see if this current recall applies to your vehicle.

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.nhtsa.gov.

NHTSA Campaign Number: 23V060000
Manufacturer Chrysler (FCA US, LLC)
Potential Number of Units Affected 302,067

Editor’s note: This information was copied directly from the NHTSA website. If you have questions or concerns about this Ram HD truck recall, please contact Stellantis (formerly known as FCA US LLC) directly.


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