This recall was announced in May;
FCA will notify owners, and dealers will update the vehicle software to mitigate the risk of vehicle rollaway, free of charge. Owners were mailed interim notices on May 14, 2016. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available in August 2016. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is S27.
The CBS news article stated that the remedy was available but not announced;
On Wednesday, FCA said in a statement that it started providing its 2,427 dealers with a software update last week, days before Yelchin died.
Knowing this problem exists drivers should mind the shift indicator in the instrument cluster before releasing the brake or exiting the vehicle.