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Dodge Caravan 1988
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Nov 01, 1994
Location:
Moraga, CA

tilt steering column bolts disconnected, resulting in loose steering wheel, also resulting in ignition switch failure to engage/turn signal lever failure. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B4FK5033JX. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge B350 1988
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
May 12, 1995
Location:
Chesapeake, VA

tilt mechanism is loose causing the car to be rejected for inspection. please explain. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge D250 1988
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Feb 09, 1996
Location:
Ft Worth, TX

tilt steering box rod busted off from the bushing, resulting in wheel lock up, steering control lost, almost accident, replace steering column and switches. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B6HB23YXJK. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge D250 1988
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Feb 09, 1996
Location:
Ft Worth, TX

tilt steering box rod busted off from the bushing, resulting in wheel lock up, steering control lost, almost accident, replace steering column and switches. tt

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B6HB23YXJK. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Caravan 1988
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Apr 22, 1996
Location:
Churubusco, IN

the steering wheel has a tilt wheel function and when it is in drive position, the wheel will not lock in place and moves up/down freely. please describe. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):184FK5030JX. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge B250 1988
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Jan 01, 1993
Location:
Cocoa Beac, FL

bolts holding steering column to body loosened.

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B6HB23WXJK. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Nov 01, 1988. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge B250 1988 Drive type:RWD. Dodge B250 1988 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Dakota 1993
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
July 10, 1995
Location:
Newport, OR

the tilt wheel wiring harness breaks whenever steering wheel is tilted after a few months use. whenever stress is applied, the wires are connected in down position. in the up position, steering wheel wires are separated. took to the dealer & problem could not be repaired. *ak soldering the wires on to the clips would only be a temporary fix. replacing the entire wiring harness was not only very expensive but offers no assurance of solving the problem. *yh

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7HL26Y2PS. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Dec 01, 1992. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge DAKOTA 1993 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Dodge DAKOTA 1993 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 0 mph.

Dodge Intrepid 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Nov 02, 1997
Location:
Rosilyn, PA

steering wheel will move up and down about 2 inches. has to do with tilt mechanism,. ealer changed entire steering column. this defect can result in accident. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B3HD56TXRH. Vehicle was purchased on May 01, 1994. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge INTREPID 1994 Drive type:FWD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Dodge INTREPID 1994 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 55 mph.

Dodge Ram 1994
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
June 17, 1998
Location:
Lansdale, PA

the non tilt steering column there is one inch of play at the bottom of the steering column. the whole steering column moves. the shaft moves one inch to the side before the steering box turns. dealer cannot duplicate the problem

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3B7HC16Z6ZM. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 1994 Drive type:RWD. Fuel System:N/A. Dodge RAM 1994 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Stratus 1998
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Oct 31, 1998
Location:
Blue Bell, PA

floor shift indicator does not shift properly. indicator is located on dashboard & not showing what gear vehicle is located in. also, steering wheel tilts where it obstructs the view of the indicator. *ak

0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died.Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B3EJ46X9WN. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge STRATUS 1998 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 35 mph.

Dodge Ram 2500 1993
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Oct 01, 1998
Location:
Spokane, WA

consumer has 3 1993 d250 vehicles and 1 1993 d350 vehicle. all have the same problem at every 60,000 miles the slip joint in the steering column wears out, causing more slack in the steering system which may cause loss of steering control. please provide all the vin# and mileage. *ak

Original Owner. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Dynasty 1992
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Feb 24, 1999
Location:
Thatcher, AZ

while pulling into the driveway driver's side air bag deployed for no reason, resultin gin injuries to driver. also, the steering column was loose at tilt joint. *ak

1 person(s) were injured. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B3XC46R6ND. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Dakota 1996
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Aug 28, 1999
Location:
Havre De Grace, MD

when the steering wheel is tilted up or down the various lights on the instrument panel, such as, brake light/power steering light and air bag light light up. also, the windshield wipers/turn signal lights and brake warning light quit workng. dealer was notified about these problems. the problems have not been corrected. *ak

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):1B7GL73X6TS. Original Owner. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Ram Club Cab 1998
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
June 01, 1998
Location:
Angelus Oa, CA

tilt column joint gets loose. yh

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):3B7KF22Z2WG. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on Feb 28, 1998. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge RAM CLUB CAB 1998 Drive type:4WD. Fuel System:N/A. Fuel type: gas. Dodge RAM CLUB CAB 1998 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Intrepid 2000
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
June 16, 2001
Location:
Canaan, NH

while driving home, all of a sudden the steering wheel loosened up and vehicle was almost unable to steer, vehicle was taken into dealership and consumer was informed the tilt mechanism was coming apart at the column, steering column was replaced, consumer is also requesting reimburesment for rental fees that were incurred due to dealer having vehicle for over three weeks.*jb

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B3HD46R3YH. Vehicle was purchased on Aug 22, 2000. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Ram 1996
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Safety incident date:
Apr 18, 2002
Location:
Tullahona, TN

consumer states that when changing the position of the steering wheel up the vehicle will shut off. contacted dealer and the dealer is not willing to do anything. nlm

Original Owner. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Ram 1500 1998
Daimlerchrysler Corporation
Location:
Pell City, AL

gear selector shaft broke inside steering column housing, 3 dealers could not fix the problem because the entire steering column has to be replaced. *tt . zlso, steering column/track bar for front axle, and catalytic converter malfunctioned. *ak

Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. Dodge RAM 1500 1998 Drive type:4WD. Dodge RAM 1500 1998 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO.

Dodge Grand Caravan 1996
Chrysler Group Llc
Location:
Osseo, MI

the steering column tilt knob is very sensitive and the consumer has to wiggle the knob to make sure it latches, if not the steering wheel moves. nlm

Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was not using Cruise Control.

Dodge Caravan 1999
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Nov 01, 2002
Location:
Crossville, TN

when driving a "wind" blowing sound is heard in interior compartment. the dealer advised that the noise was as a result of a defective wire in the steering column which could cause vehicle to catch fire, chrysler recalled 96-98 models due to aforementioned problem, the consumer's vehicle was mfg on 12-98 and sold as a 1999 model. *ts *nlm

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B4GP45G2XR. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on July 09, 1999. Vehicle was using anit-lock brakes.Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 6 cylinders. Dodge CARAVAN 1999 Drive type:FWD. Dodge CARAVAN 1999 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO. Dealer's name: East Tennessee Dodge - Chrysler . Dealer's city: Crossville . Dealer's state code: TN. Dealer's zipcode: 38555 .

Dodge Intrepid 1997
Chrysler Group Llc
Safety incident date:
Dec 03, 2002
Location:
Butte, MT

the steering column separated from the wheels.*jb

Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):2B3HD46F3VH. Vehicle was not using anit-lock brakes. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Dodge INTREPID 1997 Drive type:FWD. Fuel type: gas. Dodge INTREPID 1997 Steering Column Transmission Type: AUTO. Vehicle Speed: 5 mph. Dealer's name: Pee Motors . Dealer's city: Anaconda . Dealer's state code: MT. Dealer's zipcode: 59711 .


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