A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) for continuing to use door panels that pop off where they meet the windows since 2014. They also replace the defective panels with the same defective panels. … continue reading
A lawsuit concerning hacking vulnerabilities in Fiat-Chrysler’s (FCA) Uconnect system is headed to trial this October. The lawsuit was filed after researchers showed how a Jeep could be controlled remotely through the infotainment system. F … continue reading
Is that a light at the end of the Takata tunnel? Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) says they’ve entered the _ fourth and final stage_ of Takata recalls with a campaign to replace the passenger-side inflators in 1.6 million vehicles.
The bulk of the vehic … continue reading
Did you know it’s been almost five years since the first Takata recall? And just like the ongoing nightmare it’s become, we find ourselves staring down the barrel of yet another recall expansion.
Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) is recalling 317,000 veh … continue reading
The government has closed their investigation into FCA’s electronic gear shifters after the automaker agreed to a software update recall. But that doesn't mean they like the design change.
According to the government, the monostable shifte … continue reading
Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) announced they will recall 4.3 million vehicles with dangerous Takata airbags, and that includes plenty of Dodge models. … continue reading
Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) is recalling 1.1 million vehicles with electronic gear selectors. While the system is working as it was designed, it's the design that's the problem.
"A driver should know the gear-selection based on multiple sets … continue reading
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) opened an investigation into e-Shift last summer. They have since upgraded the investigation to an engineering analysis and have included the Dodge Charger.
"NHTSA says to dat … continue reading
More than 500,000 Dodge Chargers are part of an interesting recall:
"The Dodge Charger owner's manual clearly says 'wheel chocks' should be used when changing a tire using a tire jack. Failure to chock the wheels can cause the car to … continue reading
Having a bad day? A little too energized from your morning coffee? Be careful how much force you use to close your car's doors:
"Days ago, Fiat Chrysler (FCA) recalled 667,000 trucks with airbags that can deploy just by slamming the d … continue reading
The 2015 Charger and Challenger SRTs have more power than most drivers would know what to do with. But all that power isn't going to do you any good when all your fuel leaks out of a bad hose seal. Anytime there's a fuel leak there's also a … continue reading
Just a few days after switching its name, FCA US is issuing a massive recall for 3.3 million older vehicles with Takata airbag inflators.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has been not-so-subtly suggesting automaker … continue reading
Chrysler is recalling 43,000 Dodge Chargers with failing halogen headlights. A wiring harness can overheat and burn out the low-beam headlights in the 2011-12 model years. That leaves you with two options: drive home in the dark or face the … continue reading