DATE: October 2007
Safety Recall G40 Reprogram Electronic Brake Control Module
2006 – 2007 (WK) Jeep® Grand Cherokee
(XK) Jeep® Commander
NOTE: This recall applies only to the above vehicles equipped with a model 245
two speed transfer case (sales code DHX).
2006 – 2007 (WK) Jeep® Grand Cherokee SRT8
2007 (KA) Dodge Nitro (4×4)
(JK) Jeep® Wrangler (4×4)
The software programmed into the Electronic Brake Control (EBC) module on about 296,000 of the above vehicles may allow a momentary delay in braking when coasting up a hill during certain conditions. This could increase the vehicle’s stopping distance and cause a crash without warning.