FCA US is recalling 43,071 2016-model year Dodge Journey, Jeep Compass, and Jeep Patriot SUVs because of faulty crankshaft or camshaft sensors, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The recall affects vehicles manufactured from May 9 to July 15 of this year. In these vehicles, the crankshaft or camshaft sensor may only work intermittently, causing the engine to stall.
Dealers will replace the crankshaft or camshaft sensor, free of charge, to resolve the problem. The recall is expected to begin Jan. 27, NHTSA said.
Vehicle owners can reach customer service at (800) 853-1403. FCA’s (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles) number for this recall is S89.