2013 Dodge Dart Mopar 13 Recalled for Side Airbag Problem | Edmunds.com
ADVERTISEMENT

2013 Dodge Dart Mopar 13 Recalled for Side Airbag Problem


ADVERTISEMENT
Just the Facts:
  • Chrysler is recalling 421 2013 Dodge Dart Mopar 13 special-edition models because of a potential side airbag problem, the automaker said.
  • Some seat-mounted side airbags may have "reduced function," Chrysler said.
  • The recall will begin in December.

AUBURN HILLS, Michigan — Chrysler is recalling 421 2013 Dodge Dart Mopar 13 special-edition models because of a potential side airbag problem, the automaker said.

"The vehicles feature seating that is modified by an upfitter," said Chrysler in a statement. "Subsequent inspections revealed a restraint-system installation procedure had not been consistently followed, leaving some seat-mounted side airbags subject to reduced function."

The company noted that installation procedures have since been updated.

Chrysler said it is not aware of any injuries, accidents or complaints linked to the recall.

Only 2013-model Darts with the Mopar 13 option package are affected. Nearly half are in dealer hands, Chrysler said.

Dealers will inspect the cars. If an assembly error is discovered, the airbag will be correctly installed. The recall is expected to begin in December. Owners can contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403.

As of early Tuesday morning, no information about the recall had been posted on the Web site of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Edmunds says: If you own this special-edition Dodge Dart, you'll want to have it checked out by your dealer when you receive your recall notice.

Leave a Comment
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

New Car Reviews and Road Tests

ADVERTISEMENT

Get Pre-Approved for a Car Loan

up2drive

Get Pre-Approved for a Loan


Car.com

Credit Problems?
We can help you get Financing!

ADVERTISEMENT
Have a question? We're here to help!
Chat*
Chat online with us
Email
Email us at help@edmunds.com
*Available daily 8AM-5PM Pacific
Phone*
Call us at 855-782-4711
SMS*
Text us at ED411