Chrysler Recalls Ram ProMaster Vehicles Due to Accelerator Problem
about 7,900 vehicles are included in the recall
what's being recalled?
Chrysler is recalling approximately 7,935 model year 2014 Ram ProMaster vehicles manufactured from July 1, 2013 through December 10, 2013.
what's the problem?
In the affected vehicles, if the accelerator pedal is pushed downward at a certain angle, the pedal may get stuck in the wide open throttle position due to interference with the accelerator pedal stopper.
A stuck accelerator pedal can result in uncontrolled acceleration, increasing the risk of a crash.
Chrysler will notify the owners of all recalled Ram ProMaster vehicles, and dealers will replace the accelerator pedal stopper with a larger one, free of charge.
For more information on this recall, contact Chrysler toll-free at 800-853-1403. Chrysler's campaign ID number for this recall is P02.
Note: These vehicles are equipped with a brake override system. In the event a pedal is trapped, pushing on the brake pedal will enable the driver to slow and stop and turn off the vehicle.