Chrysler is recalling certain models of Dodge Ram trucks due to a misassembled left tie rod stud which may cause an accident. If you have been the victim of a serious car accident due to a malfunction in your vehicle, you may be entitled to file a Missouri defective product claim against the vehicle manufacturer or any liable third parties. Contact a Missouri defective product attorney.
List of Dodge Ram Trucks with Possible of Defect
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released a report on August 5th that the following pickup trucks may be affected:
- Model year 2008-2011, 4x4 Dodge Ram 2500/3500;
- Model year 2008-2011, 4x2 Dodge Ram 3500 Cab Chassis;
- Model year 2008, 4x4 Dodge Ram 1500 Mega Cab; and
- Model year 2003-2008, Dodge Ram 2500/3500.
Due to the left tie rod being assembled inaccurately in these trucks, it could break under certain conditions, such as when making sharp turns in a parking lot. In the event the left tie rod breaks, a driver could lose control of the pickup truck, which could lead to serious injuries and property damage.
If you've been in a car accident that wasn't your fault, you may be able to file a Missouri defective product claim. Meet with a Missouri defective product attorney for representation.
Contact a Missouri Defective Product Attorney
When a defective product causes serious injury or death, the liable party needs to be held accountable for their negligence. Filing a Missouri product liability claim is no easy feat, but with the help of a Missouri defective product attorney, you can feel confident knowing your case is in good hands, while you focus on your recovery and getting your life back on track. To get started with determining if you have a viable defective product case, contact the Missouri product liability team at Bollwerk & Tatlow, LLC - 314-315-8111.