Chrysler Issues Recall Affecting More Than 43,000 Dodge and Jeep SUVs

The crankshaft or camshaft sensor may only work intermittently, causing the engine to stall

Chrysler Issues Recall Affecting More Than 43,000 Dodge and Jeep SUVs
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December 27, 2016

Chrysler is recalling approximately 43,071 model year 2016 Dodge Journey, Jeep Compass, and Jeep Patriot vehicles. The crankshaft or camshaft sensor on the affected vehicles may only work intermittently, causing the engine to stall.

If the engine stalls, there is an increased the risk of a crash.

All of the Dodge Journey, Jeep Compass, and Jeep Patriot vehicles included in this recall were manufactured from May 9, 2016 through July 15, 2016.

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the crankshaft or camshaft sensor on the recalled vehicles, free of charge.

This recall is expected to begin on January 27, 2017. For more information, owners can contact Chrysler customer service at (800) 853-1403.

Chrysler's reference number for this recall is S89.