It has been across a year since Chrysler first announced its recall of three. The repairs are finally beginning, and it appears to be a nightmare for mechanics 660 2003-2004 Dodge Vipers because the airbag could suddenly deploy.
According to the automaker’s filing with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the airbag control module can fail, which causes the bag or maybe the seatbelt pre-tensioner to deploy without warning. According to The New York Times, it took over a year to design the latest parts. Chrysler finally has a new jumper harness with the in-line diode filter circuit ready to fix the problem, however.
The dilemma now moves to the mechanics that have to actually install the part. A 47-step guide from Chrysler explains that the procedure should take about 2 hours. , although it’s not an easy job Most of the dashboard has to be taken apart, and also the instructions include this helpful bit of advice: Installing the jumper filter and harness box into position is not always easy. , and small hands are required. We wish the best of luck to them.Patience and perseverance The fix comes just over time for the Vipers to enjoy summer time sun.