Jeep Grand Cherokee

Nearly 570,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in May

490,000 Fiat Chrysler vehicles recalled for cruise control problem

568,936 vehicles were recalled in 14 actions for 30 models from 12 brands, ranging from loss of power steering to airbags and pretentioners not deploying. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Jun 4, 2018, 2:30 AM

More than 125,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Honda Odyssey, Nissan Micra account for 86% of total vehicles recalled Read More

Car Safety Dec 4, 2017, 9:30 PM

Over 120,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in September

Total of 16 actions affect 25 models from 14 different brands Read More

Car Safety Oct 3, 2017, 9:35 PM

Over 388,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Total of 21 actions involve 59 models from 17 different makes Read More

Car Safety Aug 4, 2017, 9:40 PM


Fiat Chrysler back in the diesel business

FCA gets EPA, CARB certification for Jeep Grand Cherokee and Ram 1500 Read More

Green Cars Jul 29, 2017, 10:30 PM

Fiat Chrysler fights back over on-road test results

FCA claims private lab's on-road tests not representative of EPA tests

Automaker says tests conducted at 50% higher speeds, with payloads exceeding those used in EPA testing, and on roads not representative of lab tests. Read More

Green Cars Jun 17, 2017, 10:30 PM

Fiat Chrysler updates diesel model software

Company accused of not disclosing software for 2014-16 3-litre diesels

FCA worked with EPA and CARB to clarify issues with emissions controls to come up with new software to allow the company to market Jeep and Ram models. Read More

Green Cars Auto Technology Car Safety May 20, 2017, 10:30 PM

Fiat Chrysler sued over actor's death

Actor Anton Yelchin was pinned by roll-away 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee

FCA had announced a recall of 1.1 million vehicles (also including Dodge Charger and Chrysler 300 sedans) due to start a week after actor was killed. Read More

Car Safety Aug 2, 2016, 10:30 PM


FCA recalls 37,372 Jeep Grand Cherokees

Faulty wiring harness could lock auto transmission in Park or Neutral

Incorrect crimping by the supplier could potentially result in a terminal losing contact and locking the shifter in gear when the vehicle is stopped. Read More

Car Safety May 13, 2016, 10:30 PM

FCA recalls 1.1 million cars for driver error

Chrysler 300s, Dodge Chargers, Jeep Grand Cherokees affected by recall

It is believed that drivers exited the vehicles after attempting to shift into Park without the electronic transmission registering the shift. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Apr 23, 2016, 10:30 PM

Jeep goes to extremes with Trailhawk, Summit

Trailhawk is meant to enhance 4x4 capability; Summit promotes luxury

With fresh exterior styling, two new Grand Cherokee trims will be added to showrooms for the 2017 model year, available at the end of summer 2016. Read More

Auto Shows New Cars Off Roading Mar 25, 2016, 9:45 PM

FCA takes steps toward unhacking its vehicles

Software download patches vulnerabilities with 8.4-inch touchscreen

Hackers took a year to gain control of systems on 2014 Jeep Cherokee, and reportedly communicated findings with FCA to help overcome vulnerabilities. Read More

Auto Technology Car Safety Sep 7, 2015, 10:00 AM


Dodge Durango, Jeep Grand Cherokee get recalled

Suspension component could fail, leading to loss of vehicle control

Majority are still in dealers’ hands or en route to dealerships, but 65 are in customers’ hands and FCA urges owners to immediately stop driving. Read More

Car Safety New Cars Auto Industry Jul 6, 2015, 12:00 AM

Jeep, BMW and Ford capture “Green” awards

SUV, luxury cars and pickups show how far enviro-friendliness has progressed

The auto industry's very early focus on small cars and efficiency-for-environment tradeoffs has evolved to now include a more dynamic field of ‘greener’ models in all vehicle classes.~Ron Cogan, Green Car Journal Editor Read More

Green Cars New Cars Jan 25, 2015, 8:00 AM

PREVIEW: 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee

The heavily-revised 2014 Grand Cherokee will arrive in Jeep stores in February

For the first time since the Fiat takeover of Chrysler, the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee will be offered with a diesel engine again in North America. Read More

New Cars Auto Shows Jan 19, 2013, 4:45 PM