Recall roundup: Chrysler Ram pickup trucks image

Chrysler has recently announced three separate recalls for the Ram pickup trucks, because of several problems, which are affecting the vehicles in the U.S. in Canada, Mexico and other markets.

According to the North American based automaker, three separate recalls will be issued by Chrysler which will cover as many as 1.2 million Ram pickup trucks. The action will be made because of several problems which are affecting a lot of model years and body style versions of the Ram pickup truck

“One recall will inspect an estimated 842,400 model-year 2003-2008 Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks to find approximately 116,000 repaired with tie-rod assemblies that could become misaligned. This condition could lead to component fracture and steering loss”, as the carmaker is saying.

“Two additional campaigns are being conducted to capture those vehicles known to have tie-rod assemblies linked to previous recalls. They comprise 294,000 model-year 2008-2012 Ram 2500 and 3500 pickups, chassis cabs and 2008 Ram 1500 4×4 Mega Cabs; plus 43,500 model-year 2008-2012 Ram 4500 and 5500 4×4 chassis cabs”, according to Chrysler.

There are a total of 968,000 vehicles affected by these recalls in the United States, with another 157,000 in Canada, 37,100 in Mexico and 18,000 in other markets. If you want to find out more about this recall, you can contact the carmaker at 1-800-853-1403 or the NHTA at its hotline, at 1-888-327-4236.