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Old 06-07-2014, 07:13 PM
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Did they happen to fail while she was putting on her makeup?



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Or was she late on the brakes because she was too busy texting?
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Re: Brake Booster recall

I just got my notice today too.
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Re: Brake Booster recall

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Clock radio went off this morning with this local headline: "Local women crashes her 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee into Verizon building after her brakes fail."
Guess she didn't have a POSITIVE MENTAL ATTITUDE.
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Re: Brake Booster recall

Got mine last week. can't wait to start this.
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Re: Brake Booster recall

Interesting... a recall, but no parts are available. I guess sending the letters must get Chrysler off the legal hook, but I doubt it.
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Got my notice in the mail, called the local dealership and an appointment was scheduled for the next day. I thought this is too good to be true. Dropped it off at 7:30 am that day and went about my business. Heard nothing by 3:00 pm so I called and guess what? It was too good to be true. They don't have the parts and don't know when they will be available. Overall, I think Jeep makes a great vehicle and it would be nice if the dealerships that sale them could be on the same level.
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Re: Brake Booster recall

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Got my notice in the mail, called the local dealership and an appointment was scheduled for the next day. I thought this is too good to be true. Dropped it off at 7:30 am that day and went about my business. Heard nothing by 3:00 pm so I called and guess what? It was too good to be true. They don't have the parts and don't know when they will be available. Overall, I think Jeep makes a great vehicle and it would be nice if the dealerships that sale them could be on the same level.
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Re: Brake Booster recall

I just had the recall completed yesterday. I was in last Monday, but they had to order the part.
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Re: Brake Booster recall

I got this recall notice and I already knew without even calling that there will be no parts for who knows how long. I really don't want them working on something that I am not having an issue with anyhow so I just put it off to the side.
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Re: Brake Booster recall

I've missed out on this due to the date of production of the Jeep, but it's interesting that I have the same sort of issue with my GM Holden Cruze (Chevrolet Cruze LTZ).
Found out in August 2013 that the car was required to have a safety recall for the brake booster micro switch that was corroding and failing.
Parts have now arrived and it gets done on Monday..
Another 6 weeks and the safety recall will have its 1st Birthday!
So I guess 300 or so days to get it done..Hmmmmm
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Re: Brake Booster recall

Much like those reporting above, I received the recall notice, called my dealer...and then it changed a bit. Service Manager said they were receiving ONE replacement part a week from Chrysler, so he would put my name on the list and when "my" week came up, and my part arrived, they'd call to arrange a service appointment.

One a week? I'm seventy-four, I may never see the recall repair for my Jeep. WTF is that all about?
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got my recall notice about a week ago. called local dealership, said they don,t have parts in yet. i,m now on their waiting list.
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