(NBC) Potential dangers posed by a loose nut have prompted a pickup truck recall.
Fiat Chrysler’s recalling more than 660 thousand heavy duty trucks because that steering linkage nut, if loose, could cause a loss of steering control.
The recall covers Ram 3500 pickups from 2013 through 2017. In addition, 2500 pickups and 3500 chassis cabs from 2014 through 2017 are also affected by the recall.
Dealers will inspect the steering linkage nut in question and make any adjustments if needed.
The company says it’s aware of eight crashes and one injury that could be related to the problem.
Owners with questions can call 1-800-853-1403 or go to this website https://www.mopar.com/en-us/my-vehicle/recalls/search.html to see if their vehicle is part of the recall.