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Recalls: FCA recalling 33k vans and SUVs for TPMS problems in two campaigns

Filed under: Minivan/Van, SUV, Recalls, Work, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is issuing two, separate recalls covering a total of 33,443 examples in the US of the 2014 Ram ProMaster, 2014 Jeep Wrangler, 2014 Dodge Grand Caravan and 2014 Chrysler Town & Country because of potential problems with the tire pressure monitoring system [...]

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U-Turn: What you missed on 10.29.14

Filed under: Sedan, Performance, Wagon, Hatchback, Chrysler, Dodge, Mercedes-Benz, Earnings/Financials, Ferrari, Design/Style, Luxury, Fiat 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat What’s black, white and red all over? Not sure? Okay, what’s black, white and red all over, boasts a stonkin’ 707-horsepower supercharged V8 underhood, four doors with plenty of room for a party of five and [...]

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Recalls: Chrysler recalling 382k Ram HD diesel pickups, 184k SUVs

Filed under: Truck, Recalls, Safety, Work, Diesel, Ram Between GM’s ignition switches and Takata’s airbags, it’s been a big year for recalls, but they keep rolling in. The latest comes from Chrysler, which has announced a pair of recalls for certain heavy-duty pickups and SUVs. The first issue revolves around the 6.7-liter Cummins diesel engine [...]

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Official: Chrysler-Fiat quality chief out after another poor Consumer Reports showing

Filed under: Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Chrysler, Fiat Fiat Chrysler has announced a management change following the company’s woeful performance in the latest Consumer Reports Annual Auto Reliability Survey. Of the 28 brands surveyed, FCA’s marques occupied the five the seven lowest scores, while Dodge, Ram, Jeep and Fiat were the four lowest scorers. Doug Betts, FCA’s 51-year-old [...]

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Report: Detroit 3 small cars lay an egg in latest Consumer Reports reliability study

Filed under: Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford Consumer Reports has released its Annual Auto Reliability Survey and the results are, in a word, interesting. While we already covered the score-damaging effects of infotainment systems, there’s another big angle to the data that’s getting some attention – the utterly dismal scores of the Detroit Three’s small car [...]

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Video: Chrysler 200 subtitles performance in latest round of advertising

Filed under: Sedan, Marketing/Advertising, Videos, Chrysler, Luxury Every once in a while, we come across a car video narrated in a foreign language and subtitled in English. They usually center on foreign-made automobiles, but this latest series of videos comes straight from Detroit. Airing for the first time during’s NFL broadcasts, these four commercials for [...]

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Official: Fiat-Chrysler shows its SEMA lineup

Filed under: Aftermarket, Concept Cars, SEMA Show, Performance, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Fiat, Ram Fiat Chrysler Automobiles already previewed its 2014 SEMA show lineup with some slick renders. Now, the automaker has finally showed us the actual cars, and among the group there are definitely some that stand out more than others. Dodge is really showing [...]

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NHTSA releases updated Takata airbag recalled cars list, but it still has errors

Filed under: Recalls, Safety, BMW, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Honda, Infiniti, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Pontiac, Subaru, Toyota Unfortunately, the government’s list still contains errors. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued an updated list of vehicle models that it’s urging owners to repair under the mushrooming Takata airbag inflator recall. The latest version adds vehicles [...]

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recalls nearly 750k vehicles in two campaigns

Filed under: Coupe, Sedan, SUV, Recalls, Safety, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling a total of 747,817 vehicles in the US in two separate campaigns recently added to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration database. The first one covers about 434,581 units of the Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger, Challenger, Durango, and Jeep Grand [...]

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Chrysler teases upcoming outlay of SEMA cars

Filed under: Aftermarket, Concept Cars, SEMA Show, Coupe, Sedan, Performance, Truck, Hatchback, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Fiat, Ram Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is hauling a multitude of modified models to the annual SEMA show in Las Vegas this November, and the company is releasing the first teasing sketches of many of them. Unfortunately, FCA isn’t giving many [...]

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Weekly Recap: Aluminum spurs controversy for Ford, Chrysler

Filed under: Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Plants/Manufacturing, BMW, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Jeep, Ferrari Automakers are increasingly turning to aluminum as a way to cut weight and improve fuel economy. Aluminum was a flammable topic this week, and its use in the 2015 Ford F-150 and potential use in the future Jeep Wrangler ignited controversy. In both cases, it [...]

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Chrysler mum on Toledo Wrangler production after meeting Ohio leaders

Filed under: SUV, Plants/Manufacturing, Chrysler, Jeep, Off-Road “Fiat Chrysler remains committed to producing vehicles in Toledo and anticipates employment to remain at current levels.” The future of the iconic Jeep Wrangler in Toledo, OH, remains uncertain after a meeting Thursday between Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne and Ohio government leaders. Marchionne met with Ohio officials [...]

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Chrysler Town & Country plug-in hybrid minivan coming in 2015

Filed under: Hybrid, Minivan/Van, Chrysler, Electric Among the multitude of models that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced as part of its five-year production plan in May was a plug-in hybrid version of the Town & Country minivan for sometime in 2016. However, according to the latest pronouncement from company CEO Sergio Marchionne, that timetable may have [...]

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NHTSA investigating power modules on Chrysler Group SUVs and minivans

Filed under: Minivan/Van, SUV, Etc., Safety, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram The Center for Auto Safety is officially petitioning the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to begin scrutinizing alleged problems with the totally integrated power module (TIPM) on about 24 Chrysler Group SUVs and minivans. The advocacy group claims that the part’s failure can cause affected [...]

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Chrysler recalls 350k vehicles over ignition switches

Filed under: Sedan, SUV, Wagon, Recalls, Crossover, Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep Chrysler has announced a recall covering 349,442 vehicles due to ignition switches that can either become stuck or move without warning. All of the affected vehicles are from the 2008 model year, and were built before May 12, 2008. The automaker has learned that ignition [...]

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