Chrysler Decides to Recall 2.7 Million Jeeps After All

After initially rebuking and refusing to comply with a NHTSA recall that would recall over 2.7 million Jeep vehicles, Chrysler has announced today that it will recall the vehicles that the government previously requested to do so.  The 2.7 million vehicles include 1993-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee and 2002-2007 Jeep Liberty SUVs.  Chrysler has stated that [...]

June 18th, 2013|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

Chrysler vs. NHTSA Tug of War; Who Loses

On June 3, 2013, NHTSA requested that Chrysler voluntarily recall and repair 1993-2004 model Jeep Grand Cherokees and 2002-2007 Jeep Liberty sport utility vehicles totaling 2.7 million vehicles.  Chrysler refused placing its Jeep owners squarely in the middle of this powerful tug of war and has to June 18, 2013 to formally respond to NHTSA’s [...]

June 17th, 2013|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

Chrysler Refuses NHTSA Request for Safety Recall for Grand Cherokee and Liberty

On June 5, 2013, Chrysler Group LLC, who many feel owes its existence to the $12.5 billion payout by American taxpayers in 2009, took the extremely rare step of rejecting a safety recall requested by the US auto safety regulatory, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration [NHTSA] despite the fact the rate of collisions in [...]

June 7th, 2013|Automobile Defects|0 Comments