Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling 295,981 model year 2019-2020 Ram 1500 trucks.
The flash memory of the Occupant Restraint Controller (ORC) may become corrupted, disabling the vehicle's airbags and seat belt pretensioners.
Disabled airbags and seat belt pretensioners increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
What to do
Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the ORC or replace it as necessary, free of charge.
The recall is expected to begin July 20, 2019.
Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at (800) 853-1403. Chrsyler's numbers for this recall are V61 and V71.