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Probe of 2007-2012 Jeep Wrangler Airbag Problem Moves Forward
Probe of 2007-2012 Jeep Wrangler Airbag Problem Moves Forward

Back in June, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration launched investigations of two models manufactured by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles: the Dodge Dart, whose owners had complained of brake problems, and the Jeep Wrangler, whose owners had reported issues with their airbags. Last week, the...Read More»

2015 Jeep Cherokee
FCA Recalls 2015 Jeep Cherokee, 2015-2016 Ram 1500: Nearly 180,000 Vehicles Affected

This morning, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles issued two recalls affecting over 140,000 vehicles registered in the U.S, and more than 38,000 registered in other countries. The 2015 Jeep Cherokee has been recalled to fix a problem with its air-conditioning system that could pose a fire risk, while the...Read More»

2015 Jeep Renegade
2015 Jeep Renegade Recalled Over Hacking Fears

Back in July, the auto world was riveted to a story about two guys in St. Louis, Missouri who'd hacked into a Jeep Cherokee via its Uconnect software. A few days later, Jeep's parent company, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, recalled 1.4 million Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram vehicles to prevent others...Read More»

2015 Jeep Cherokee
Report: Jeep Cherokee, Infiniti Q50, Cadillac Escalade Are The Most Hackable Cars In America

For the past couple of months, the auto world has been obsessed with hackers -- and with good reason. Like their drivers, cars now belong to vast online networks. Those networks provide plenty of benefits like navigation tools and infotainment, but they also provide opportunities for hackers to...Read More»

Jeep Wrangler Red Rock Responder Concept for Moab Easter Jeep Safari, 2015
So, Are You Gonna Buy That New Jeep Wrangler Pickup?

Detroit automakers are working overtime to renegotiate their contracts with the UAW. As news of those talks leaks out, so do some intriguing hints about products that may (or may not) lie down the road. ALSO SEE: Holy Crap, The Ford Bronco May Make A Comeback, Too Ford, for example, is considering...Read More»

2014 Jeep Cherokee
2014 Jeep Cherokee Recalled To Keep Windshield Wipers Working

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued a recall for more than 206,000 Jeep Cherokee SUVs from the 2014 model year. According to the automaker, electrical issues could prevent the vehicles' windshield wipers from working properly. ALSO SEE: So, Are You Gonna Buy That New Jeep Wrangler Pickup? The...Read More»

YouGov stats for Jeep and Chrysler, 2013-2015
Shortly After Hacking Scandal, Shoppers Still Love Jeep (Chrysler? Eh, Not So Much)

Two weeks ago, everyone was talking about a Jeep Cherokee that was hacked via its Uconnect telematics system. After the story broke, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles hardened its network to minimize the danger to owners, and it recalled 1.4 million vehicles to update their software and foil hackers in the...Read More»

2015 Jeep Cherokee
Love It Or Hate It, The Jeep Cherokee's New Look Isn't Going Anywhere

As much as humankind hungers for variety and change, there's a part of us that appreciates consistency. We cherish having our tailgate cookouts at the same spot before every home game, we love the soup that our great aunts make for Thanksgiving, even though it's not as good as it used to be -- all...Read More»

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT
2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango Recalled To Check For Suspension Flaws

If you own a 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee or Dodge Durango, we've got good news and bad news. ALSO SEE: 2015 Honda CR-V Touring: Quick Drive The bad news is that more than 7,700 of those vehicles are being recalled because some of them may suffer from serious suspension problems. According to Fiat...Read More»

2015 Jeep Cherokee
2014-2015 Jeep Cherokee SUV Recalled To Fix Water Intrusion Problem & Possible Fire Hazard

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued a recall for the 2014 and 2015 Jeep Cherokee. The recall is limited to vehicles equipped with a power liftgate, since that's where the problem with the SUV lies. The recall stems from a complaint filed by a Cherokee owner, who said that the SUV had caught fire...Read More»

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee
2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Investigated For Over-Eager Automatic Braking

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched an investigation of the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee. According to documents from the Office of Defects Investigation, NHTSA has received a number of complaints from owners about the Grand Cherokee's collision avoidance system. ALSO SEE...Read More»

2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk  -  at Northwest Automotive Press Association 'Mudfest'
2015 Jeep Renegade Video Road Test

The new wave of small SUVs is here. Even if you haven't seen the new Honda HR-V, Mazda CX-3, or Fiat 500X yet, you've probably seen the toughest-looking baby ute of them all--the Jeep Renegade. The Renegade is Jeep's smallest, most fuel-efficient model yet. But is it worthy of the Jeep badge? From...Read More»

2015 Jeep Cherokee
2014-2015 Jeep Cherokee Recall Expands Worldwide

Back in February, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recalled more than 228,000 Jeep Cherokees to upgrade software associated with the SUV's airbags. As we reported at the time, the airbags in some Cherokee models had deployed without warning when the vehicles were engaged in "extreme maneuvers" that caused...Read More»

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT
Following Fires, NHTSA Probes Fix Used On 2011-14 Jeep Grand Cherokee & Dodge Durango

Last summer, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (then known simply as Chrysler) issued a recall for Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs from the 2011-2014 model-years. As we reported at the time: "Chrysler says Grand Cherokees and Durangos that have had repairs made to the vanity mirror and/or...Read More»

2006 Jeep Wrangler SE
2006 Jeep Wrangler, Jeep Liberty, Dodge Viper Recalled For Clutch Glitch: 43,750 Vehicles Affected

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued a recall for select 2006 Jeep Wrangler, Jeep Liberty, and Dodge Viper vehicles equipped with manual transmissions. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that some of these vehicles may suffer from a problem with the clutch that could cause...Read More»

2015 Jeep Renegade and 2015 Jeep Cherokee
Jeep Renegade Vs. Jeep Cherokee: How Do They Size Up?

The 2015 Jeep Renegade has only recently started arriving at dealerships; yet it’s already looking like quite a winning complement to another vehicle in Jeep’s lineup that we already like: the Cherokee. The Renegade is 16 inches shorter than the Cherokee, and it’s built on a...Read More»

2006 Jeep Liberty Limited
2006 Jeep Liberty, Wrangler, 2006 Dodge Viper Recalled For Ignition Problems

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced a recall of select Jeep Liberty, Jeep Wrangler, and Dodge Viper vehicles from the 2006 model year. According to a press release from FCA, some of those vehicles may have dodgy ignition switches that could prevent them from starting -- or worse. ALSO SEE: The...Read More»

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Unsatisfied: Jeep, Dodge Having Issues With Dealership Service?

Are you satisfied with the service at your Chrysler, Fiat, Ram, Dodge, or Jeep dealership? Although you might be happy with your late-model vehicle, the chances that you aren’t quite satisfied at the dealership are much higher if your vehicle has one of those five badges—the brands of...Read More»

2015 Jeep Cherokee
2014-2015 Jeep Cherokee Recalled: 228,181 SUVs To Receive Airbag Software Upgrade

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling more than 228,000 Jeep Cherokee SUVs from the 2014 and 2015 model years. According to FCA, the airbag systems in some of those vehicles have deployed without warning. CHECK OUT: Safe Set: Nine Late-Model Used Vehicles With The Lowest Fatality Rate All of the...Read More»

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