Ram trucks recalled to fix problem with gear shifters

Ram issues recall for almost 230000 trucks over faulty shifters

Fiat-Chrysler is recalling some 229,000 Ram trucks over problems with gear shifters.

Ram's recall involves some 2017 to 2018 2500 and 3500 pickups, 2017 to 2018 3500, 4500 and 5500 chassis cabs, 2016 to 2017 3500 chassis cabs weighing less than 10,000 pounds and a few 2017 to 2018 1500 pickups. That recall included 2010-2017 Ram 2500 and 3500 pickups; some 2009-2017 Ram 1500 pickups; and 2011-2017 Ram 3500, 4500 and 5500 chassis cabs. "Being able to shift the transmission without pushing the brake pedal and/or without a key in the ignition can increase the risk of an unintended vehicle rollaway that may result in personal injury or a crash".

All are from 2017 and 2018 model years and have steering column shifters.

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The BTSI, which requires the brake to be applied before the vehicle can be shifted out of Park, may overheat in certain situations.

Nevertheless, the automaker will advise owners of the affected trucks when they may schedule service. In total, the recall affects 228,508 vehicles in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and some other markets. In December 2017, the automaker recalled an estimated 1.46 million trucks in the US spanning the 2009-17 model years due to BTSI overheating. FCA also reminds customers to use their parking brakes whenever the vehicle is stopped and to follow the recommended operating instructions found in the owner's manual. Seven injuries were highlighted by the company as potentially related to the issue at the time of the recall.


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