FCA Buy-Back, Recall: Here's What You Need to Know
Ram Truck owners are inundating dealers and factory phone lines with questions about FCA's buy-back program, and the settlement with the federal government over mishandled recalls announced over the weekend. Under the complex consent decree, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) agreed to pay a record fine and buy back a select group of recent truck models with suspension problems while offering discounts to owners who might want to trade in older Jeeps facing recall. The FCA buy-back program is creating plenty of questions among Truck and Jeep owners wondering if they qualify for the recall. Chrysler, Jeep Dodge Ram 104th is making this process easy and offering the information and tools you need to safely get back on the road.
FCA's Recall Settlement
After a hearing on July 2 the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration looked into 23 separate recalls from the FCA and what they found was delayed responding to safety problems, contrary to federal law. The outcome of this was the FCA agreeing to improve safety practices along with a 3rd party to oversee the safety problems are being taken care of. Not only will the manufacturer pay fines and penalties they are offering a broad buy back program and extra trade in incentives to get defective vehicle off the road.
Thousands of Ram Trucks will be bought back!
According to the FCA there is around 200,000 vehicles that are affected which covers three separate recalls, and a group of pickup trucks and a couple SUV models with suspension problems that could lead to a sudden and unexpected loss of steering control. Find the VIN on your current Ram or Jeep located on the registration slip, and also can be found on a metal tag at the base of the windshield on the driver's side. Then Fill out the form on the right to see if your vehicle qualifies for any of FCA's recalls.
FCA Recall: Key Points
A key point: if you've already had repair work done under the initial recall, you don't qualify for the buy-back.If you are eligible, you can still choose to have repairs made instead of trading your vehicle in.
Models Eligible for the Buy-Back:
Contact Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram 104th in Thornton, CO about the FCA Recall and we can make sure you get taken care of and have a safe and reliable vehicle.
Larry H. Miller Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram 104th