Make: JEEP Model: GRAND CHEROKEE Year: 2001

Build Dates: 19980601 – 20020305

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V104000

Date Owner’s Notified: 20020513 Date Received by ODI: 20020408

Manufacturer’s Involved: DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION

Manufacturer’s Responsible for the Recall: DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION

Manufacturer Campaign Number: B06

Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS

Potential Number Of Units Affected: 1115322

Summary: ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A 4.0L ENGINE ONLY, THE DESIGN OF THE INTAKE AND EXHAUST MANIFOLDS COULD ALLOW DEBRIS TO ACCUMULATE AT THE #3 CYLINDER LOCATION.

Consequence: THIS COULD RESULT IN A VEHICLE FIRE.

Remedy: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A MANIFOLD SHIELD TO MODIFY THE AIR FLOW CHARACTERISTICS AND TO PREVENT THE ACCUMULATION OF DEBRIS IN THE AREA OF THE #3 CYLINDER. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MAY 13, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT DAIMLERCHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.

Report Initiator: MFR Vehicles Report

Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard

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