In both cases, a fire began in the area of the master power window switch.
U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating complaints that the ceilings can catch fire in 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs.
Vehicle number 5,000,000 rolls off the line at Chrysler’s Jefferson North Assembly Plant.
“Automakers are quickly pushing these technologies into high-volume production vehicles, so you don’t have to pay an extreme price tag to get a taste of the latest and greatest innovations.”
Toledo Jeep Plant building 150 Cherokees a day, as they move to their goal of 500 vehicles a day.
In one of the biggest-ever showdowns between an automaker and the government, Chrysler on Tuesday is expected to file papers explaining its refusal to recall 2.7 million older Jeep SUVs that are at risk of catching fire in rear-end collisions.
Just two days after refusing a government request to recall 2.7 million older-model Jeeps, Chrysler has decided to do two other recalls totaling 630,000 vehicles worldwide.
Chrysler is recalling 469,000 Jeep SUVs worldwide because they can shift into neutral without warning on startup.
The Jeep Cherokee is back, with a surprising design that could win some new buyers but lose some old fans.
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