Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling 357 model year 2018 Jeep Cherokees and Compasses equipped with 2.4L engines.
The engines may have a cracked oil pump housing that can cause an oil pump failure resulting in an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
What to do
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the oil pump, replacing it as necessary, free of charge.
Interim notices informing owners of the safety defect are expected to be mailed December 13, 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available.
Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is T65.