1992 JEEP Wrangler

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6 Recalls for 1992 JEEP Wrangler

Recall Date Component Summary
May 11, 1993 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

SALT CORROSION PRODUCTS BETWEEN THE STARTER SOLENOID WIRE AND THE ADJACENT BATTERY FEED IN THE BULKHEAD CONNECTOR MAY SHORT THESE CONNECTIONS, CAUSING THE CIRCUIT TO BYPASS THE IGNITION KEY CONTROL OF THE STARTER MOTOR SOLENOID. THE CAR CAN START WITHOUT THE STARTER SEQUENCE BEING INITIATED BY THE IGNITION KEY IN THE IGNITION LOCK.

Remedy:

THE STARTER SOLENOID WIRING WILL BE SEPARATED FROM THE BATTERY FEED WIRE BY RELOCATING IT WITHIN THE BULKHEAD CONNECTOR ON AFFECTED VEHICLES.

June 9, 1994 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: MULTIPURPOSE PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH PLASTIC FUEL TANKS. THE FUEL TANK SENDING UNIT GASKET CAN CRACK CAUSING FUEL AND FUEL VAPOR LEAKS.

Remedy:

REPLACE THE FUEL TANK SENDING UNIT GASKET.

October 14, 1992 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

ON 1987 THROUGH EARLY 1990 MODELS, BOTH FRONT BRAKE HOSES CAN WEAR DUE TO DIRECT CONTACT WITH THE WHEEL OPENING SPLASH SHIELDS. ON THE LATE 1990 THROUGH 1992 MODELS, PERIODIC RUBBING CONTACT OF THE LEFT FRONT BRAKE HOSE CAN OCCUR DUE TO MOVEMENT OF THE SPLASH SHIELD IN CERTAIN VEHICLE OPERATING CONDITIONS.

Remedy:

THE 1987 TO 1990 MODEL VEHICLES WILL HAVE BOTH SPLASH SHIELDS REPLACED AND BOTH FRONT BRAKE HOSES REPLACED AS NECESSARY. ALL AFFECTED LATE 1990 THROUGH 1992 MODEL YEAR VEHICLES WILL HAVE ADDITIONAL FASTENERS INSTALLED TO FURTHER SECURE THE LEFT SIDE SPLASH SHIELD. ALSO, THE LEFT FRONT BRAKE HOSE WILL BE INSPECTED AND REPLACED AS NECESSARY.

March 23, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN PRO-A MOTORS CORNER LAMPS, TURN SIGNALS, AND HEADLIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

PRO-A MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER TO REPURCHASE THE LAMPS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 3, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PRO-A MOTORS AT 323-838-2988.

June 7, 2004 EQUIPMENT

BESTOP AFTERMARKET REAR SHELL ROOF RACKS,MANUFACTURED BETWEEN APRIL 27 AND MAY 20, 2004, DESIGNED FOR USE WITH THE BESTOP HARDTOP MADE FOR THE 1986-1995 AND 1997-2003 JEEP WRANGLER. THE COCKPIT COVER MAY NOT STAY LATCHED TO THE ROOF RACK BECAUSE THE LATCH BRACKET MISPOSITIONS THE ROTARY LATCH TO THE COCKPIT COVER. AS A RESULT, THE COCKPIT COVER MAY NOT STAY LATCHED TO THE ROOF RACK AND COULD SEPARATE FROM THE ROOF RACK.

THIS RECALL ONLY PERTAINS TO AFTERMARKET REAR SHELL ROOF RACKS AND HAS NO RELATION TO ANY ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT INSTALLED ON JEEP WRANGLER VEHICLES BY DAIMLERCHRYSLER.

Remedy:

BESTOP WILL NOTIFY ITS CUSTOMERS AND PROVIDE A REPAIR KIT AND INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS FREE OF CHARGE.

OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN JUNE 16, 2004. OWNERS WHO DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT BESTOP CUSTOMER SERVICE DEPARTMENT AT (800) 845-3567.

February 7, 2002 PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL

ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH MANUAL TRANSMISSIONS, THE PARKING BRAKE CAN SELF-RELEASE WITHOUT WARNING.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSTALL A PARKING BRAKE ASSEMBLY WITH A STRONGER PAWL RETURN SPRING. OWNER NOTIFICATON BEGAN SEPTEMBER 30, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.

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88 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 1992 JEEP Wrangler

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Date Component  
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10044458
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM | SERVICE BRAKES
ODI Number: 10995599
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS
ODI Number: 509803
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 489809
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:FRONT UNDERHOOD
ODI Number: 489809
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
ODI Number: 489809
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 489809
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:UNIVERSAL JOINT
ODI Number: 489263
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 489263
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT
ODI Number: 489263
SUSPENSION
ODI Number: 501411
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 501411
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:ANCHORAGE
ODI Number: 501411
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
ODI Number: 540700
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11130668
FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10515233
POWER TRAIN
ODI Number: 10444812
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10429043
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
ODI Number: 10421179
STEERING
ODI Number: 10415142
STEERING:COLUMN
ODI Number: 10189181
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10186314
SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10132736
TIRES:TREAD/BELT
ODI Number: 10088730
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 10044458
PARKING BRAKE
ODI Number: 10044961
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL
ODI Number: 10032020
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10021576
SEAT BELTS:FRONT
ODI Number: 10019415
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
ODI Number: 10000460
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 10000459
PARKING BRAKE
ODI Number: 8024121
TIRES | TIRES
ODI Number: 8021190
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 8023373
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 8022191
STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION) | STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 8019096
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 8022082
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 984129
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL
ODI Number: 974895
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 972364
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS
ODI Number: 973529
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 969668
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 968747
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 965632
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 966385
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL
ODI Number: 964561
STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS
ODI Number: 962794
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 962197
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 960802
PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:PARK/NEUTRAL START INTERLOCK SWITCH
ODI Number: 896854
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 884940
POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 888633
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 889336
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 865795
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 834482
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 829266
POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 825320
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR
ODI Number: 825154
SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:RECLINER
ODI Number: 822208
SEAT BELTS:FRONT:BUCKLE ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 820748
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 811086
POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 802036
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 800714
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH
ODI Number: 802867
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
ODI Number: 801106
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR | ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR
ODI Number: 780635
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
ODI Number: 769288
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 765078
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 763740
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 764051
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE
ODI Number: 748165
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION
ODI Number: 723886
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR | STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
ODI Number: 715427
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 708441
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS | FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY | POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
ODI Number: 706804
VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR
ODI Number: 558875
STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 558875
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH | LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 527601
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC
ODI Number: 514126
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:MOUNTING
ODI Number: 513908
VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
ODI Number: 480602
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 482768
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES
ODI Number: 482768
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
ODI Number: 482768
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY:CABLES
ODI Number: 482722
ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
ODI Number: 482722
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:STARTER ASSEMBLY
ODI Number: 482722
POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT
ODI Number: 481735
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6 Investigations for 1992 JEEP Wrangler

Date Opened Date Closed Component  
POWER TRAIN
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES
SUSPENSION
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:LINKAGES
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8 Service Alerts for 1992 JEEP Wrangler

Date Description
March 4, 2020 350000 EQUIPMENT

DIPAP Requirements – Addition of Jeep Wrangler (JL/JK) and Jeep Gladiator (JT) Hard Top and Targa Top Panel Replacements – All Dealers (Rev. A)

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September 3, 2014 160000 STRUCTURE

Part Description: Insulator on Lever Assy Manual Valve – Valve Body – RWD Transmission Issue Description: The manual valve insulator, attaching rivet and instruction sheet are now available as a kit. If the insulator requires replacement

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September 3, 2014 350000 EQUIPMENT

Part Description: Insulator on Lever Assy Manual Valve – Valve Body – RWD Transmission Issue Description: The manual valve insulator, attaching rivet and instruction sheet are now available as a kit. If the insulator requires replacement

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February 14, 1997 161000 STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

DIFFICULT TO CLEAN LIGHT COLORED “CHALKY” RESIDUE FROM PLASTIC BODY COMPONENTS THAT ARE MOLDED IN BLACK. *TW

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December 11, 1998 063200 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

OUTER EXHAUST MANIFOLD STUDS MAY FATIGUE/BREAK. *AK

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April 17, 1998 353400 EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

INFORMATION ON INSTALLATION OF RADIO TRANSMITTING EQUIPMENT. *AK

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February 25, 2000 114000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

THIS BULLETIN PROVIDES A REVISED WIRE SPLICE PROCEDURE AND RELATED PARTS. *TT

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May 9, 1997 062000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

VARIOUS CAR OWNER’S HAVE EXPRESSED INTEREST IN USING ENGINE COOLANTS MADE WITH PROPYLENE GLYCOL INSTEAD OF ETHYLENE GLYCOL. *YC

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