In North America , the recall campaign continues, which has already affected 5.3 million vehicles of the FCA group. One and a half dozen models are being checked overseas.
The first victim was Fiat Freemont , and now the second was the old Jeep Wrangler . The problem arises with the software with a rare combination of circumstances.
If the data bus fails as a result of a short circuit, cruise control does not want to turn off when speed dialing. They say that the transition to neutral does not help, – brakes must be applied decisively. There were no real accidents, but a complaint came from the driver of the rental car.
Regulators from NHTSA urge owners of recalled models to stop using cruise control. Our Rosstandart only informs and publishesVIN-numbers of 14 cars sold since 2017 and fallen under action of the action.
On these Jeeps, the engine control unit software will be updated. Most likely, the same procedure will have to pass Chrysler Pacifica , Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee .