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2006-2007 Dodge Dakota, Dodge Ram, Mitsubishi Raider Recalled To Fix Clutch Ignition Interlock
2006-2007 Dodge Dakota, Dodge Ram, Mitsubishi Raider Recalled To Fix Clutch Ignition Interlock

FCA US (formerly known as Chrysler) is recalling more than 66,000 pickup trucks from the 2006 and 2007 model years to fix a problem with the vehicles' clutch ignition interlock switches. According to a statement from the automaker: An investigation by FCA US engineers discovered switches in certain...Read More»

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Chrysler Is Dead! Long Live FCA US LLC!

In 2009, the auto industry was in turmoil. The global economy was falling apart, car sales had cratered, and the U.S. and Canadian governments had launched an audacious, contentious plan to bail out two of Detroit's biggest automakers, General Motors and Chrysler. ALSO SEE: GM Ignition Switch Fund...Read More»

2015 Chrysler 300 unveiled at 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show
2015 Chrysler 300 Video

The full-size sedan segment has gotten a bit more interesting lately with new players like the fantastic new Hyundai Genesis, stylish Chevrolet Impala, and the handsome new Toyota Avalon. Add the Chrysler 300 to that list—it’s being updated for 2015. ALSO SEE: 2015 Ford F-150: Top...Read More»

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Chrysler Will Replace Takata Airbags On Chrysler, Dodge, Ram Vehicles In December

If you've been wondering when Chrysler would begin replacing airbags on vehicles affected by the ever-widening Takata airbag recall, wonder no more: according to Auto News, fixes will begin next month. ALSO SEE: GM Scrambled To Get Ignition Switches Two Months Before Official Recall Announcement...Read More»

2007 Jeep Liberty Limited
Like GM, Chrysler Really Wants To Repair Your Recalled Vehicle (But Offers No Gift Card)

It took more than a year for Chrysler to begin repairing millions of flawed Jeep Grand Cherokee and Liberty vehicles. But now -- nearly 17 months after the recall for those vehicles was issued and several months after parts arrived to fix them -- fewer than 120,000 owners have brought in their...Read More»

2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
2014 Jeep Wrangler, Dodge Grand Caravan, Chrysler Town & Country Recalled For Tire Pressure Monitors

Chrysler has issued two new recalls, both designed to fix problems associated with tire pressure monitors. The one likely to affect more individual consumers involves the 2014 Jeep Wrangler, Dodge Grand Caravan, and Chrysler Town & Country. ALSO SEE: AeroMobil 3.0 Takes To The Skies, So Yeah...Read More»

2008 Dodge Ram 1500 ST
Chrysler Investigated For 'Slow Execution Of Recall Campaigns' & 'Poor Communications' With NHTSA

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched an investigation of Chrysler's handling of two recent recalls of the Ram pickup truck. According to an agency bulletin (PDF), Chrysler is accused of "[s]low execution of recall campaigns, coupled with poor communications with the...Read More»

2015 Chrysler 200
2015 Chrysler 200: With Safety Ratings All In, It Tops Honda Accord

If you're shopping for the safest mid-size sedan, above all else, and you don't have a luxury-car budget, the 2015 Chrysler 200 is likely your best pick, based on the latest information from U.S. safety agencies. The 200 has just been put through the battery of New Car Assessment (NCAP) tests from...Read More»

25 years of the airbag
NHTSA Expands Takata Airbag Recall: Here's An Updated List Of Every U.S. Car Affected

This is not a good time for Takata. Faulty propellant has caused the Japanese company's airbags to rip upon deployment, spraying passengers with shrapnel. That's led to a years-long series of recalls affecting more than 12 million vehicles around the world -- a number that ticked up by 247,000...Read More»

2014 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
Chrysler Recalls Chrysler 300; Dodge Challenger, Charger, Durango; Jeep Grand Cherokee, Wrangler

Earlier today, Chrysler issued two unrelated recalls affecting late-model Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep vehicles. Taken together, the recalls affect more than 900,000 owners worldwide. READ: Lawsuits: Ignition-Related Recalls Cut GM Cars' Trade-In Value RECALL #1: 2011-2014 Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger...Read More»

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango Recalled: Electrical Flaw Could Affect Airbags, Seatbelts

Early this morning -- the day after Chrysler returned to the world's stock exchanges -- the automaker issued a recall for 2014 models of the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango. According to a press release, an electrical glitch may wreak havoc on those vehicles' safety systems, potentially...Read More»

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Chrysler & Fiat Will Be Married This Sunday, Marchionne Makes Plans To Step Down

In a week when marriage is making headlines, it's only appropriate that one of the biggest hitch-ups in automotive history is set to be solemnized this weekend. According to Detroit News, Chrysler and Fiat will become one this Sunday, and -- to milk a metaphor for all it's worth -- godfather/CEO...Read More»

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Lincoln, Buick, Bugatti, Cadillac Attract The Oldest Buyers

Since the Great Recession, America's auto market has changed -- not just in terms of the cars we drive and the high-tech features they offer, but also in terms of who's buying those cars. A new post from 24/7 Wall Street discusses the brands that attract older shoppers, who now account for the...Read More»

2015 Fiat 500L
2014-2015 Fiat 500L Recalled To Fix Faulty Airbags (No, They Weren't Made By Takata)

Chrysler has issued a recall for select 2014 and 2015 models of the Fiat 500L. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, some of those vehicles may contain faulty airbags. Specifically, the company that manufactured the driver's knee airbag folded the bag...Read More»

2015 Chrysler 200
Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, Fiat: The 2015 Changes, Model By Model

Labor Day weekend has come and gone, school is back in session, and the new 2015 models are most definitely rolling into dealerships. Fittingly, Chrysler has just released a mother lode of product information about the new model year—including everything from new technologies and powertrains...Read More»

2014 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport
5 Car Brands That Customers Don't Buy Twice

In today's auto market, competition is stiff. Every car seems built to last, which makes it difficult for automakers to tout reliability as their sole selling point. Consumers can shop nearly any brand, confident that they'll drive home in something that will hold up for years. That's led to the...Read More»

2015 Chrysler 200
2015 Chrysler 200 Earns Top Safety Rating From IIHS

Chrysler makes some great strides ahead with the completely redesigned 200 sedan—especially in styling, image, and features. And with crash-test results now released from one of the major U.S. agencies, it's becoming clear that safety is much-improved. MUST SEE: The 17 Most Important New Cars...Read More»

2014 Fiat 500L
2014-2015 Fiat 500L Recalled After Tests Show That Airbags May Improperly Deploy

Chrysler has issued a recall for 2014 and 2015 models of the Fiat 500L. According to a statement from the automaker, the recall affects nearly 30,000 vehicles -- 25,500 in the U.S., and another 4,000 registered in Canada. ALSO SEE: IIHS Small Car Crash Test Results: MINI Earns The Only 'Good';...Read More»

2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT-8
2006-2007 Jeep Commander, 2005-2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee Recalled For Ignition Switch Glitch

Chrysler has issued a recall for approximately 792,300 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Commander vehicles manufactured within the past ten years. The reason? A flaw in the vehicles' ignition switch, which could cause the Jeeps to lose power on the road. READ: Death List 2015: The Cars That Won't Be...Read More»

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