Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US LLC (Chrysler) is recalling 16,900 model year 2005 Dodge Dakota pickup trucks equipped with heated seats.
These driver and passenger seats may develop hot spots that can result in the seat cushion or seat back having burn holes.
The hot spots and burn holes can injure the seat occupant and increase the risk of a fire.
What to do
Chrysler will notify owners and dealers will update the seat heating system control features, free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin February 8, 2018.
Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T80.