WASHINGTON, D.C. – December 28, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –
A reduction in braking performance can increase the risk of a crash.
NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V823000
Manufacturer: Chrysler (FCA US LLC)
Components: SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected: 307
Summary: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio vehicles. The braking system on these vehicles may have been filled with contaminated brake fluid, possibly damaging the system and affecting its performance.
Remedy: Alfa Romeo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the braking system, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin February 8, 2018. Owners may contact Alfa Romeo customer service at 1-844-253-2872. Chrysler’s number for this recall is T84.
Notes: Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration