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Recall Alert: 2008-2009 Dodge and Chrysler Minivans, 2009 Dodge Journey

By Jennifer Geiger on February 4, 2016


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 112,000 model-year 2009 Dodge Journey SUVS, model-year 2008-09 Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country minivans and the related model-year 2009 Volkswagen Routan minivans. The Problem: In the affected vehicles, occupant restraint controller components exposed… Read More

Recall Alert: 2008-2009 Dodge and Chrysler Minivans, 2009 Dodge Journey

By Jennifer Geiger on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 112,000 model-year 2009 Dodge Journey SUVS, model-year 2008-09 Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country minivans and the related model-year 2009 Volkswagen Routan minivans. The Problem: In the affected vehicles, occupant restraint controller components exposed… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2016 Dodge Charger

By Matt Schmitz on February 3, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 440,000 model-year 2011-16 Dodge Charger sedans The Problem: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is conducting a voluntary recall to supply wheel chocks for the affected vehicles. Per instructions in the vehicle's owner's manual, the chocks are employed when… Read More

FCA to Cut Dodge Dart, Chrysler 200 in Shift to Pickups, Jeeps

By Kelsey Mays on January 28, 2016

CARS.COM — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said Wednesday it plans to cut the Dodge Dart and Chrysler 200 sedans as it shifts focus to more-profitable pickup trucks and SUVs. Related: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica: First Look Sergio Marchionne, the automaker's CEO, told… Read More

2016 Dodge Viper ACR Video

By Kelsey Mays on January 21, 2016

CARS.COM — The 2016 Viper ACR is the fastest street-legal Viper the Dodge brand has ever produced. Although the ACR uses the "regular" Viper's 645-horsepower V-10 engine, it adds performance enhancements like new 10-setting, double-adjustable coilover Bilstein racing shocks that… Read More

FCA Rebukes Allegations It Paid Dealers to Inflate Sales Numbers

By Matt Schmitz on January 15, 2016

CARS.COM — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles denies charges that it paid off dealers to falsify monthly car sales in order to inflate its numbers. A suburban-Chicago-based dealership group this week filed a lawsuit against the automaker in federal court, alleging that… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2013 Dodge Durango, Jeep Grand Cherokee

By Matt Schmitz on January 15, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 390,000 model-year 2011-13 Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs manufactured between Dec. 3, 2009, and Sept. 1, 2012 The Problem: The wiring for the vanity lamp in the sun visor may short circuit, increasing the… Read More

FCA's Next-Gen Uconnect System Gets Android Auto, Apple CarPlay

By Matt Schmitz on January 4, 2016

CARS.COM — Hot on the heels of Ford's announcement today that it would offer Android Auto and Apple CarPlay across much of its lineup by year's end, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles followed suit. FCA said the new-and-improved fourth generation of its… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango

By Kelsey Mays on December 28, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 350,000 model-year 2011-12 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs manufactured before Sept. 2, 2012 The Problem: Faulty wiring in the vanity mirror can lead to a short circuit and cause a potential fire. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles… Read More

Which Cars Fit Three Car Seats?

By Jennifer Newman on December 17, 2015

CARS.COM — UPDATED DEC. 17, 2015: Parents are often searching for the automotive holy grail: a car that's not a minivan and can fit three child-safety seats across the backseat. It's a short list. More Car Seat Checks In the… Read More

New Car Deals: December 2015

By Kelsey Mays on December 14, 2015

CARS.COM — Whether it's a holiday gift, overdue upgrade or year-end splurge, a vehicle purchase in December can make financial sense. Over the past four years, new-car deals have climbed steadily from October through the end of the year, according… Read More