Chrysler Group LLC has issued a recall for the Dodge Ram 5500.
Description of Recall
Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2008-2012 Ram 4500 and 5500 trucks manufactured February 20, 2007, through December 22, 2012. The left tie rod assembly may break.
Severity of the Defect
A failure of the tie rod assembly may result in a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Dodge’s Recommended Action
Interim notices were sent to owners during January 2014. A second letter will be mailed to owners when a permanent remedy for this condition becomes available. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. Chrysler’s recall campaign number is n63.