Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling 51,788 model year 2012-2013 Fiat 500s with 6-speed automatic transmissions.
The shifter cable bushing may fail allowing the cable to detach from the transmission.
If the shifter cable detaches from the transmission, the transmission may not shift into the gear selected by the driver. Additionally, despite selecting PARK with the shifter, the vehicle may roll away.
These scenarios may increase the risk of a crash.
What to do
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the shifter cable adjuster free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin January 4, 2020.
Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at (800) 853-1403. Chrysler's number for this recall is VB4.