According to the recall notice, inadvertent deployment of the airbags may increase the risk of injury, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash. The recalls affects the following vehicles that are equipped with the airbag control module:
- Model year 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee manufactured February 2001 through May 2003
- Model year 2002 Jeep Liberty manufactured January 2001 through March 2003
Under the recall notice, Chrysler will notify owners and dealers will install a supplemental jumper harness to the airbag control module, and it will be performed free of charge. For additional information, owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-247-9753.
If you’ve been severely injured by a recalled product, defective product attorneys may be able to help you pursue a claim for compensation. For more information, call 1-888-BURNETTI.