RECALL Subject : Electronic Stability Control may be Disabled

Report Receipt Date: JUL 02, 2013

NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V287000


Potential Number of Units Affected: 45,961

Products Associated with this Recall

Vehicle Make Model Model Year(s)

DODGE RAM 1500 2013

Manufacturer: Chrysler Group LLC

Chrysler is recalling certain model year 2013 RAM 1500 4x4 trucks manufactured June 26, 2012, through February 5, 2013. Due to a software issue with the Electronic Stability Control (ESC) module, the ESC system may be disabled when the vehicle is started.

A disabled ESC system may result in loss of directional control, increasing the risk of a crash.

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the ESC module software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in August 2013. Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753. Chrysler's recall campaign number is N37.

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY: 1-800-424-9153)