120,000 Chrysler 300 and Dodge Charger models recalled over electrical issue

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Report Date: May 5, 2012 at 02:34 PM NHTSA Campaign ID number: 12V197000
Vehicle Model Year(s), Make / Model: 2011-2012 CHRYSLER 300, 2011-2012
DODGE CHARGER Manufacturer: CHRYSLER GROUP LLC Mfr's Report Date: MAY 01, 2012
Component: SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE Potential Number of Units Affected: 119,072
Summary: CHRYSLER IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2011 AND 2012 300 AND DODGE CHARGER VEHICLES. THESE VEHICLES MAY LOSE ABS/ESC SYSTEM FUNCTION DUE TO AN OVERHEATED POWER DISTRIBUTION CENTER.
Consequence: THIS COULD LEAD TO LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy: CHRYSLER WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL RELOCATE THE ABS/ESC SYSTEM FUSE, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING MAY 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHRYSLER AT 1-800-853-1403.
Notes: CHRYSLER'S RECALL NUMBER IS M10. OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV
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