The Fiat Chrysler Corporation has issued a recall for over 660,000 heavy-duty trucks steaming from multiply incidents of loose nuts causing a loss of steering control.
This recall covers Ram 3500 pickups from 2013 through the year 2017. It also covers the 2500 pickups and 3500 Chassis cabs from 2014 through 2017.
Fiat Chrysler says it’s aware of eight crashes and one injury that could be related.
No date has been set for owners to be notified. Dealers will inspect a steering linkage nuts. If it’s properly tightened it will be welded to a sleeve to keep it in place. If it’s loose, a steering assembly will be replaced.
Fiat Chrysler also issued a recall for roughly 222,000 model-year 2019 Ram 1500 pickups that are equipped with adjustable pedals. The company found that certain adjustments may cause the brake pedals to detach.