This an interim letter I found while surfing for the n46 recall.www.nhtsa.gov/staticfiles/communication ... Letter.pdf
SAFETY RECALL N46 / NHTSA 13V-XXX
REAR STRUCTURE REINFORCEMENT
This interim notice is sent to you in voluntary accordance with the requirements of the National Traffic
and Motor Vehicle Safety Act.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has made a tentative assessment that certain 2002
through 2007 model year Jeep® Liberty vehicles contain defects related to motor vehicle safety.
Although the NHTSA assessment is non-final, Chrysler Group has decided to conduct a safety recall to
respond to customer concerns about that assessment.
The problem is... The fuel tank on your vehicle (VIN: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) has a small chance of
experiencing a fuel leak during certain types of rear end collisions. Fuel leakage
in the presence of an ignition source can result in an underbody fire.
What your dealer
Chrysler intends to inspect your vehicle and install an OEM trailer hitch where
appropriate, free of charge (parts and labor). The parts required for this program
are currently not available. Chrysler is making all reasonable efforts to obtain the
parts as quickly as possible. Chrysler will contact you again by mail, with a followup
notice, when the remedy parts are available.
What you must
do to ensure your
Once you receive your follow-up notice in the mail, simply contact your Chrysler,
Jeep or Dodge dealer right away to schedule a service appointment.
If you need
If you have questions or concerns which your dealer is unable to resolve, please
contact the Chrysler Group Recall Assistance Center at 1-800-853-1403.
Please help us update our records by filling out the attached prepaid postcard if any of the conditions listed
on the card apply to you or your vehicle. You may also update this information on the web athttp://www.jeep.com/ownersreg
If you have already experienced this condition and have paid to have it repaired, you may be eligible for
reimbursement. Please send your original receipts and/or other adequate proof of payment to the
following address for reimbursement: Chrysler Customer Assistance, P.O. Box 21-8007, Auburn Hills, MI
48321-8007, Attention: Reimbursement. Once we receive and verify the required documents,
reimbursement will be sent to you within 60 days.
If your dealer fails or is unable to carry out this program without charge and within a reasonable time, you
may submit a written complaint to the Administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration,
1200 New Jersey Ave., S.E., Washington, DC 20590, or call the toll-free Vehicle Safety Hotline at
1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to http://www.safercar.gov
We're sorry for any inconvenience, but we are sincerely concerned about your safety. Thank you for your
attention to this important matter.
Customer Services / Field Operations
Chrysler Group LLC
Notification Code N46
Note to lessors receiving this recall: Federal regulation requires that you forward this recall notice to the lessee within 10 days.