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Worst 2017 Buys in 10 Vehicle Categories

By Fred Meier on Fri Mar 24 12:00:25 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM — Consumer Reports is better known for its Top Picks and Recommended vehicles, but it recently posted a bottom-of-the-barrel list — its lowest-rated vehicles for 2017 in 10 popular vehicle categories. Related: 10 Cars Slapped With the Ugly Stick The publication admits… Read More

Worst 2017 Buys in 10 Vehicle Categories

By Fred Meier on Fri Mar 24 12:00:25 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Consumer Reports is better known for its Top Picks and Recommended vehicles, but it recently posted a bottom-of-the-barrel list — its lowest-rated vehicles for 2017 in 10 popular vehicle categories. Related: 10 Cars Slapped With the Ugly Stick The publication admits… Read More

Which 2016 Cars Offer In-Car Wi-Fi?

By Rick Popely on Fri Dec 02 06:30:31 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Bluetooth technology that allows hands-free use of a cellphone in a car now is almost universal, and the ability to operate smartphone apps through a vehicle's audio system with Android Auto or Apple CarPlay is rapidly heading in that… Read More

Which 2017 Cars Offer In-Car Wi-Fi?

By Rick Popely on Fri Dec 02 06:30:14 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — The next frontier for in-car connectivity is Wi-Fi mobile hot spots that allow you to wirelessly connect multiple devices while the car is hurtling down the road. In these cars, SUVs and trucks, a tablet or laptop —… Read More

What's the Mid-Size Sedan Capital of America?

By Brian Wong on Thu Oct 20 05:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — Mid-size sedans are the vanilla ice cream of the automotive world. But plain as they may be, drivers have a big appetite for them and they're the most popular type of car sold in the U.S. Who's scooping… Read More

Recall Alert: 1.4 Million 2010-14 FCA Vehicles

By Patrick Masterson on Thu Sep 15 14:00:26 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 1.4 million Fiat Chrysler Automobiles vehicles, including: model-year 2010 Chrysler Sebring cars, model-year 2011-14 Chrysler 200 cars, model-year 2010-12 Dodge Caliber hatchbacks, model-year 2010-14 Dodge Avenger sedans, and model-year 2010-14 Jeep Patriot and Compass SUVs The… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Chrysler 200

By Tom Torbjornsen on Thu Sep 08 10:02:55 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 200 model-year 2016 Chrysler 200 sedans manufactured between May 24 and May 25, 2016 The Problem: Multiple chassis fastener joints may not have been tightened to the proper torque specification and may loosen and fail or… Read More

2016 Chrysler 200: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on Tue Aug 30 05:30:53 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — After its redesign for 2015, Chrysler's midsize sedan carries over nearly unchanged for 2016. The 200 has seating for five; we had no trouble accommodating two car seats, though we ran into some fit issues with our high-back… Read More

Recall Alert: 323,400 Chrysler Sedans, Ram Vans and Jeep SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Jul 22 13:21:51 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 323,400 model-year 2015 Chrysler 200 sedans, Ram ProMaster City vans and Jeep Renegade SUVs, and model-year 2014-15 Cherokee SUVs The Problem: An insufficient crimp in a wire harness may lead to a solenoid fault code that… Read More

Dodge Dart Production Ends in September

By Fred Meier on Fri Jul 15 12:11:08 GMT-06:00 2016

CARS.COM — In January, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles chief Sergio Marchionne said the company would "withdraw" the  Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 sedans from the market "over a prolonged period of time" as FCA shifts focus to more popular trucks and SUVs. Now… Read More

2015-2016 Chrysler, Fiat, Jeep, Ram Transmission Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on Wed May 18 00:00:00 GMT-06:00 2016

The problem: Affected vehicles may exhibit rough shift patterns and poor shift quality while driving. This is due to a software glitch in the automatic transmission control module. Vehicles affected by this service bulletin: 2015 Jeep Renegade 2016 Jeep Renegade… Read More