StaffAllpar HomeMore NewsCarsTrucksUpcomingRepairsTest drives

Chrysler recalls minivans for airbag issues

by David Zatz on

Chrysler is recalling 2005-2006 model year minivans because the front crash sensors may crack under certain conditions, allowing water to enter the sensor and render it useless. There does not appear to be any crash risk as the only outcome is the loss of the sensor and illumination of the “check airbags” light. Owners can take their van to a dealer, who will replace the sensor with a new design. The recall will take effect starting June 2010, but anyone whose airbag light comes on in the meantime can presumably get it replaced with the current design.

This applies to vehicles sold or registered in the District of Columbia, Alaska, Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin.


Jeep teases a limited edition Wrangler ahead of Chicago
brands
PSA has defined its brands, giving hope to Chrysler and Dodge
Charger Redeye Ad
Dodge Social Media Ad for a Charger Hellcat Redeye Likely a Mistake

More Mopar Car
and Truck News

Some popular Allpar pages





Dodge Demon

2018 Wrangler JL



Staff details/contactsTerms of ServiceInformation is presented to the best of our knowledge. Plans change and sometimes mistakes are made. Decisions or purchases made based on this site's verbiage or images are done at the reader's own risk. Also see the Allpar News archives, 1997-2008 • Copyright © VerticalScope Inc. All rights reserved. • Mopar, Dodge, Jeep, Chrysler, HEMI, and certain other names are trademarks of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.