Recalls

Find the latest 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 recalls as issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Manufacturers.

Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.
Dates of Manufacture February - June 1999
Manufacturer Recall No. 838
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 99V190
Potential Number of Units Affected 9,000
Remedy Dealers will install the proper length heat shield. Owner notification is expected to begin during September 1999. Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Chrysler at 1-800-992-1997.
Summary The underbody hydraulic clutch line heat shield is too short, allowing the plastic clutch line material to be directly exposed to exhaust temperatures. If the line melts, hydraulic fluid can leak onto the vehicle exhaust and cause an underbody fire.

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