Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.34M Cars Over Fire, Air Bag Risks

Law360, New York (July 14, 2017, 4:25 PM EDT) -- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV said Friday it is voluntary recalling 1.34 million vehicles globally in two separate recalls to address potential fire risks from worn alternators as well as concerns that wiring issues might inadvertently deploy air bags.

Fiat Chrysler’s North American unit FCA US LLC announced the pair of voluntary recalls, saying it’s pulling an estimated 442,214 vehicles in the U.S. to replace alternators that are potentially prone to premature diode wear, which could trigger a warning light or emit a burning odor or even...
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