Dodge Ram owners have complained of vehicle vibration. Here, is an excerpt from a lemon law decision, Petitioner testified that the vibration is constant at highway speeds regardless of the highway. He testified that driving the truck with this vibration is intimidating and distracting. The truck was leased for its capacity to tow petitioner’s [...]
After Plaintiff purchased a Chrysler Jeep Compass ("Compass vehicle" or the "vehicle"), water began leaking from the factory-installed sunroof when there was "a 'hard' rain." Plaintiff could not determine the source of the water leak and took the Compass vehicle to the Dover Chrysler dealership "where it was 'water tested.'" (Id.) The test was covered by the Basic Limited Warranty that was sold with the vehicle, which resulted in Plaintiff paying nothing out-of-pocket for the test. (Id. ¶ 27.) The water leak was the result of the sunroof glass being out of adjustment in its frame.
2014-2015 Jeep Cherokees are known for their faulty transmissions, but now Cherokee owners are reporting problems even fueling their cars. They find gas pumps shutting off after just a half a gallon pumped - and frustration as they can't fill their tanks. Even after multiple replacements of tanks and hoses the problem is not fixed. This [...]
EPA alleged Fiat Chrysler had violated the Clean Air Act by installing and failing to disclose "engine management software" on diesel models sold in the United States, including the 2014, 2015 and 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Ram 1500 trucks with 3.0 liter diesel engines.
There have been multiple recalls, service bulletins, and changes in the 9 speed transmission to address serious problems. Jeep and Land Rover showed the first nine-speed automatic transmissions of the world at the 2013 Nobel Geneva Motor Show with the Jeep Cherokee 2014 the first nine-speed automatic transmission commercially available. 1. Recall Automotive supplier ZF is recalling a control sensor found on [...]
There are many causes of water intrusion in the Jeep Wrangler. The improper placement of the soft-top would cause a water intrusion as well as missing parts, i.e., a missing piece of foam from the seal kit. Mr. Santora further identified, when shown, that R-6 is a limited warranty for all Chrysler Jeeps. Mr. Santora stated that Jeeps have been known to leak and that the Wrangler model, due to the fact they have removable tops, is prone to this type of concern. Mr. Santora stated that that the Manufacturer is aware of these concerns and that is why they publish the Jeep Wrangler Diagnosis and Repair Manual for Water Leaks for dealership technicians
Many owners have reported a pronounced delay from the time that they step on the gas, until the truck starts to move. These same people also say that stepping on the gas could result in unexpected wheel spin. 2nd Gear – The most common complaint about this gear is that the transmission will hang in 2nd, and not up shift for an extended period of time.
Drove a Chrysler 200s with 9 speed transmission and its responsiveness was a nightmare. First at highway speed it was very (very) hard to accelerate when you wanted to change line and make pass. It took ridiculous long time to downshift and found the necessary power
Chrysler Hit With Jeep Cherokee Class Action Over Transmission Problems An article in topclassaction profiles the Jeep transmission claim filed by our office. Excerpt from the article follow. By Courtney Jorstad, August 11, 2015 The Chrysler Group LLC, which is now known as FCA US LLC, was hit with an amended class action lawsuit in a New [...]
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