2016 Ram Pickup Trucks Reliability, Problems and Recalls

The Consumer Report’s 2016 Annual Auto Survey reveals that 2016 Ram 2500 pickup trucks can be problematic . Some of the owners surveyed reported their vehicles suffered with steering vibrations, power equipment issues, as well as problems with emissions control and four-wheel drive components. The vehicle, manufactured by Chrysler, has a powerful 383-hp, 5.7 liter V8 engine as standard equipment … Read More

Dodge Charger Looks Great, but Owners Complain Problems are Under the Hood

Looks aren’t everything, it’s what’s under the hood that really counts. Some Dodge Charger owners found out the hard way after they purchased their vehicle, drove it home and then back to the dealership multiple times to get it fixed. Sometimes the problem isn’t fixable. One customer returned to the dealership after hearing a ticking sound in the engine, but … Read More

Jeep Grand Cherokee Monostable electronic Gear Shift Problems

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, the parent company of the Jeep brand, is investigating whether a recalled gear shift contributed to the death of 27-year-old Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin. The young actor was found trapped between his 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee and a brick wall after the car rolled down his driveway and struck him about 1 a.m. in the morning. … Read More

Jeep Renegade SUV is Sporty, but Transmission is Rough Lemon Law Lawyer Says

You don’t buy a Jeep Renegade unless you are looking to drive an adventurous vehicle that stands out from the pack, but for some owners this rebellious 4-wheel drive SUV has disappointments after it leaves the dealership. 2015 and 2016 Jeep Renegade owners often complain that the transmission gives them a rough ride and shifting issues take some getting used … Read More

2017 Chrysler Pacifica Minivan Problematic for Some Owners

If you are driving a Chrysler Pacifica minivan, it’s highly likely you may be a parent with children who is very concerned about safety. The Pacifica, which replaced the earlier Town & Country model, offers seating for up to eight people and an impressive 21 mpg mileage. The luxury minivan is equipped with features aimed at making travel easier for … Read More

Chrysler 200 Gets Low Reliability Score on 2016 Consumer Reports List

The Chrysler 200 mid-sized sedan is one of 10 vehicles on the Consumer Reports least reliable cars of 2016 list, calling it a mediocre car with the lowest overall road test score in its class. The Chrysler 200 also received the worst score in the magazine’s Predicted Reliability Rating. Some of the top complaints are the transmission, rough shifting and … Read More

Certain Chrysler Vehicles are Problematic Lemon Law Lawyer Says

Over the years, Johnson Attorneys Group has handled lemon law cases on behalf our our clients due to problems with their Chrysler vehicles including the Chrysler 200, Chrysler 300, Chrysler Sebring, Chrysler Aspen, Chrysler Crossfire, Chrysler Pacifica and Chrysler Town & Country. These vehicles have had many types of issues that were problematic for the owners such as engine stalling, … Read More

Chrysler Recalls 412,000 Jeep Cherokee, Chrysler 200, Jeep Renegade, RAM ProMaster Cars

Chrysler (FCA US LLC.) is recalling 412, 000 vehicles due to a problem with the power train that can cause the transmission to slip into neutral unexpectedly, potentially causing a collision. The recall affects certain 2014-2015 Jeep Cherokee and 2015 Chrysler 200 models as well as 2015 models of Jeep Renegade and RAM ProMaster vehicles equipped with 9-speed automatic transmissions … Read More

Fiat Chrysler Fined, Ordered to Buy Back Thousands of Dodge Rams, Jeep Cherokees and Liberties

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has admitted its failures and agreed to buy back thousands of its defective vehicles, but the manufacturer will still have to pay a multi-million dollar fine and has agreed to have its performance of these mandates monitored independently, according to a press release by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Indeed, the Italian-American manufacturer has recently come … Read More