Chrysler Recalls Jeep Wrangler Vehicles Due to Potential Fire Risk

The recalled vehicles may have a fuel tank that has a cracked or broken control valve

Chrysler Recalls Jeep Wrangler Vehicles Due to Potential Fire Risk
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November 28, 2016

Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2017 Jeep Wrangler vehicles. The affected vehicles may have a fuel tank that has a cracked or broken control valve, possibly resulting in a fuel leak in a rollover event, debris in the fuel tank, and/or the potential of over fueling the vehicle.

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a vehicle fire.

An estimated 359 Jeep Wrangler vehicles are impacted by this recall—all of which were manufactured between November 1, 2016 and November 3, 2016.

Chrysler will notify owners of the affected vehicles, and Jeep dealers will inspect and replace the fuel tank and sending unit, as necessary, free of charge.

This recall is expected to begin on January 2, 2017. Owners with additional questions can contact Chrysler customer service at (800) 853-1403.

Chrysler's reference number for this recall is S90.