NHTSA Recall: 11V139000 (ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION, CHRYSLER GROUP LLC)

NHTSA Campaign Number: 
11V139000
Component: 
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
Manufacturer Involved: 
CHRYSLER GROUP LLC
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 
L02 & L25
Manufacturing Start Date: 
Mon, 08/03/2009
Manufacturing End Date: 
Thu, 06/17/2010
Potential Number of Units Affected: 
195798
Defect Summary: 
CHRYSLER IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2010 DODGE JOURNEY, GRAND CARAVAN, AND CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY VEHICLES MANUFACTURER FROM AUGUST 3, 2009, THROUGH JUNE 17, 2010. SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE INADVERTENT IGNITION KEY DISPLACEMENT FROM THE RUN TO ACCESSORY POSITION WHILE DRIVING CAUSING THE ENGINE TO SHUT OFF.
Consequence Summary: 
ENGINE SHUT OFF WHILE DRIVING COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Corrective Summary: 
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE WIN MODULES FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING JULY 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.