Total Recall: GM, Tesla, Jeep, Nissan, Chrysler, Dodge, and Ford recalls

The following vehicles have been recalled from their respective automakers over the past several days. GM’s Chevrolet and GMC divisions, Acura, Nissan, and Ford have all issued recalls for their vehicles. In the case of Tesla, they’ve issued a recall for their Model S’s adapter, and with Chrysler’s Jeep division, it’s a matter of not carrying out…

RAM and Jeep recalls for software issues

Chrysler’s RAM and Jeep divisions announced a recall for their trucks and sport utility vehicles, concerning a software issue. In all, approximately 10,800 of the 2014 RAM pickups, as well as about 132,000 of the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee sport utility vehicles will be affected by the latest RAM and Jeep recall. The software issue in the Jeep Grand…

Jeep recalls new Grand Cherokees for electrical issues

Jeep has announced another recall for their popular Grand Cherokee mid-sized sport utility vehicle. Approximately 91,559 2014 models that were produced in Detroit, Michigan from January 8, 2013 to August 20, 2013 will be affected. The issue has to do with both the Grand Cherokee‘s software and electrical wiring. Although the issues are unrelated, it has been determined…

Chrysler’s Jeep recalls Grand Cherokees for headlight issue

Chrysler’s Jeep division is recalling their 2014 Grand Cherokee sport utility vehicle for a headlight issue. In all, 4,458 vehicles are being recalled, mostly in the United States (only 216 vehicles in Canada are affected. The vehicles were produced from January 14 through March 20 of this year. The issue concerns the vehicles that are equipped with…

Well, it looks like Jeep will build vehicles in China after all

  Contrary to reports from the failed Presidential campaign of former Governor Mitt Romney (R-MA), Jeep will not be moving any domestic production of theirs overseas to China. In fact, they will be building Jeeps in China, specifically for Chinese buyers. This news comes off of the heels of a report from The Car Connection, where Chrysler,…

Massive Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep recall over defective electronics

Chrysler has once again announced a massive recall concerning many vehicles in their respective brands, totaling over 840,000 vehicles in all. The latest Chrysler, Dodge, and Jeep recall affects those with defective electronics in the head restraints. The vehicles affected are: 2011- 2013 Chrysler 200 2011-2013 Chrysler Sebring 2011-2013 Dodge Avenger 2011-2012 Dodge Nitro 2011-2013 Jeep Liberty…

Chrysler decides to recall Jeep Grand Cherokee and Liberty after all

At the eleventh hour, Chrysler decided to recall their 1993-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokees and 2002-2007 Libertys, bowing to the intense pressure applied from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Whenever the NHTSA had recommended that Chrysler recall the SUVs for what they determine them to have a design flaw in the placement of the fuel tank, they had…

Chrysler’s Jeep recalls nearly 470,000 Grand Cherokees and Commanders

Chrysler Corporation has announced that they will be recalling over 469,000 of their Jeep SUVs for a potentially hazardous issue. The vehicles affected are: 2005 – 2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee 2006 – 2010 Jeep Commander The main issue is that if the vehicle is started, it may shift into neutral. Neither Chrysler or the NHTSA were clear…

Jeep recall: over 630,000 vehicles worldwide

Chrysler’s Jeep division has announced today that they will be issuing two separate recalls, unrelated to the recent rejection of the NHTSA’s request to recall over 2.7 million Jeep Grand Cherokees to reposition their fuel tanks. In all, over 630,000 vehicles are affected, with most of them being sold in the United States. The first…

Chrysler rejects U.S. safety regulator’s request for Jeep recall

In an unprecedented, yet risky move, the Auburn Hills, Michigan-based automaker Chrysler announced that they will not be complying with the federal safety regulator’s Jeep recall request. The request comes after an investigation with the United States Transportation department, which has been conducted with the automaker for the past three years. More specifically, Chrysler stated that they…