2014 – 2015 KL Jeep Cherokee and 2015 BU Jeep Renegade
What are the defects?
The transaxle wiring harness may have been built with insufficient wire terminal crimp(s), causing an intermittent high electrical resistance in the transaxle wire harness circuit(s). A high resistance circuit(s) in this wiring harness will cause on-board diagnostic system to set a Diagnostic Trouble Code.
What are the hazards?
The loss of motive power may cause a crash without warning causing injury to the vehicle occupants or others.
What should consumers do?
FCA Australia will notify vehicle owners who can take their vehicle to a Chrysler Jeep Dodge service center who will carry out the repair at no cost to the customer. The dealer would inspect the transaxle wiring harness and determine what repair is required for this recall. If consumers have any concerns they can call FCA Australia on 1300 133 079.