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Chrysler, Dodge, Ram, Jeep Recalls: What Owners Should Do

By Kelsey Mays on July 27, 2015


Part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's civil penalties on Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, which could amount to $105 million, involve several programs for owners of affected Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram vehicles. If you have an older Jeep Liberty… Read More

Chrysler, Dodge, Ram, Jeep Recalls: What Owners Should Do

By Kelsey Mays on July 27, 2015

Part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's civil penalties on Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, which could amount to $105 million, involve several programs for owners of affected Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep and Ram vehicles. If you have an older Jeep Liberty… Read More

FCA Recalls 1.4 Million Cars Over Hacking

By Matt Schmitz on July 24, 2015

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles issued a voluntary recall today that addresses concerns over remote hacking of some of its vehicles. The company says the network itself has been repaired as of July 23, so the specific hack can't occur. Related: Hackers… Read More

2015 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Hard Rock: The Ultimate Summer Vehicle

By Aaron Bragman on July 23, 2015

I've driven Jeep Wranglers in the past, typically only for a few days at a time and seemingly always in Michigan's cold, inclement winter weather. While that doesn't sound like much fun, it's the best time to test the vehicle's… Read More

Hackers Take Control of Jeep Remotely: What Owners Should Do

By David Thomas on July 22, 2015

Editor's note: A list of specific vehicles impacted was added on July 22.┬áThis story was first updated on July 21 to reflect a statement from FCA. In a widely circulated story, Wired is reporting that two hackers have found a… Read More

2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel: Real-World Fuel Economy

By Aaron Bragman on July 7, 2015

I've never understood why diesel engines aren't more popular in the U.S. Our love of trucks and thirst for torque, towing ability, fuel economy and just plain old grunt seem to match up to diesel's characteristics, yet such engines remain… Read More

2015 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited: Car Seat Check

By Jennifer Geiger on July 7, 2015

Jeep's Wrangler has all the off-road chops you'll need for an afternoon off the beaten path, and its four-door, five-passenger Unlimited version means you can bring the family along for the ride, right? Parents looking for a family vehicle should… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee, Dodge Durango

By Matt Schmitz on June 29, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 6,000 model-year 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs manufactured between June 12 and June 20, 2015. The majority of the affected vehicles are in dealer inventory; FCA reports that only 65 have been sold to… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Jeep Cherokee

By Matt Schmitz on June 24, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 99,000 model-year 2014-15 Jeep Cherokee crossovers equipped with power liftgates The Problem: Power liftgate control modules may be inadvertently exposed to water, possibly causing a short circuit and creating a fire hazard; the automaker discovered the problem… Read More

Porsche, Kia Dominate J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

By Kelsey Mays on June 17, 2015

Porsche drivers must be a happy bunch, and not just because of speed and style. In the first three months of ownership, the luxury brand's cars have been ranked as the least problematic across the industry for three years running,… Read More

Which Cars Fit Three Car Seats?

By Jennifer Newman on June 11, 2015

UPDATED JUNE 11, 2015:┬áParents 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 more than five… Read More