OVERVIEW: This bulletin involves selectively erasing and reprogramming the Steering Angle Sensor (SAS) with new software.
OVERVIEW: This bulletin involves selectively erasing and reprogramming the Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) module with new software.
OVERVIEW: This bulletin involves correcting the orientation of a wire terminal in a harness connector to the cargo lamp.
DISCUSSION: DaimlerChrysler Corporation is now offering a passenger airbag deactivation wiring package for the selected vehicles listed above. The wiring package is a kit containing all necessary parts and a detailed instruction sheet. In the U.S., under the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's rule, consumers will be authorized for airbag deactivation by claiming they meet any of several criteria.
DISCUSSION: Due to certain state regulations, a function for disabling the front seat video option has been incorporated into the vehicle. This function will enable or disable the radios ability to play video in the front seat. If enabled, the radio will only play video when the vehicle is in Park (Automatic Transmission) or when the parking brake is set and vehicle speed is zero (Manual Transmission). If disabled the radio will NOT play video in the front seat in any operating mode.
OVERVIEW: This bulletin involves selectively erasing and reprogramming the radio with new software. If the vehicle is a Wrangler equipped with a 3.8L engine (sales code EGT) built prior to November 10, 2006 (MDH 1110XX) ensure service bulletin 18-36-06 has been/is performed.
OVERVIEW: This bulletin involves selectively erasing and reprogramming the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) with new software.
DISCUSSION: On 2007 Sebring and Nitro vehicles, the Voice Recognition and U-CONNECT selections for RES and REQ (RET and REL International radios) radios will only work if the vehicle is equipped with the factory installed Uconnect Hands-Free feature (sales code RSP).
OVERVIEW: This bulletin involves a discussion regarding cell phone generated signal interference with the vehicle radio system.
DISCUSSION: If the technician finds a red “X” displayed on the StarSCAN® ECU View screen,(Fig. 1), for the SAS perform the following...
DISCUSSION: ALL LISTED VEHICLES EXCEPT SEBRING COUPE/STRATUS COUPE (ST), CROSSFIRE, AND SPRINTER. When a Powertrain Control Module (PCM) is replaced on vehicles equipped with the Sentry Key™ Theft Deterrent System, it must be initialized to properly function with the anti-theft module. This is accomplished at a Chrysler Group Dealer by using the DRBIII® or StarSCAN™ Scan Tool to enter a PIN number.
DISCUSSION: The following procedure explains how to create a Vehicle Scan Report. This report provides you, the technician, a valuable tool in diagnosis, repair, and repair verification of today's vehicles. By incorporating this into the DaimlerChrysler's 6-Step Troubleshooting process, the results will be repairs that take less time and increase your Fixed-First-Visit scores.