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Jeep Patriot Recall (NHTSA Campaign: 13V552000) Your Auto and SUV Crash Legal Experts > Mitsubishi Recalls & Defects > Auto Recalls > Jeep Patriot Recall (NHTSA Campaign: 13V552000)

Chrysler Group LLC has issued a recall for the Jeep Patriot.

Description of Recall

Chrysler Group LLC (Chrysler) is recalling certain model year 2013 Dodge avenger and Chrysler 200, and model year 2014 Jeep compass and Patriot vehicles equipped with 2. 4l engines. Due to abrasive debris in the balance shaft bearings, these engines may have a loss of engine oil pressure, possibly resulting in an engine stall or engine failure.

Severity of the Defect

If the engine stalls while driving it may increase the risk of a crash.

Jeep’s Recommended Action

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the engine balance shaft module, free of charge. The recall began on December 24, 2013. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. Chrysler’s recall campaign number is n52.