Chrysler announces recall for Grand Cherokee and Durango

Chrysler announces recall for Grand Cherokee and Durango

Chrysler announced on Monday (10) the recall of over 25,000 units of the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango, models 2012 and 2013. According to the company, 18,700 are in the United States, 825 in Canada, 530 in Mexico and 5,200 in other global markets.

The reason for the call is a problem in the brake pedal. According to Chrysler, the sensation of motion pedal operation was not according to the expectations of customers. Although there is no loss in braking efficiency, the group chose to recall a software update that corrects the situation.

Asked by FOUR WHEELS, a spokesperson for Chrysler confirmed that in Brazil, for now, there is no information about the involvement of units circulating in the country in this recall.

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