2 years after recall, Jeep fixes only fraction of affected Grand Cherokees and Libertys

...has fixed just 4 percent of the Grand Cherokees and 27 percent of the Libertys that were...repaired 9 percent of the 1993-1998 Grand Cherokees and 36 percent of the 2002-2007 Libertys...4-year-old boy killed when a Jeep Grand Cherokee exploded into flames three years ago...

Chrysler recalling Jeep Grand Cherokees

...said Friday it would recall more than 100,000 Jeep Grand Cherokee sport utility vehicles because water contamination of the...automaker said, accounting for about 45 percent of all Jeep Grand Cherokees sold from that year. DaimlerChrysler spokesman Max Gates...

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Fiat Chrysler recalls nearly 94,000 Jeeps due to fire risk

...The company looked into the problem after U.S. regulators got two complaints about smoke and fire in certain 2015 Jeep Cherokees.Fiat Chrysler said it doesn't know of any related injuries or crashes. Most of the SUVs are in North America.Dealers...

Group plans Cherokee Indian museum in Chattanooga

...museum detailing the forced relocation of Cherokee Indians along the Trail of Tears in 1838. About 15,000 Cherokees were forced from southeast Tennessee...the U.S. Army used to transport the Cherokees. The event shaped the city's history...

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Jeep Grand Cherokee studied for fires; brake fluid recalled

...CherokeeDETROIT - U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating complaints that the ceilings can catch fire in 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokees.The probe by the National Highway Traffic Safety Adminis tration covers an estimated 146,000 of the sport utility vehicles...

Across the Southeast

...Tribe's council OKs expansion of casino CHEROKEE, N.C. - The tribal council of the Eastern Band of Cherokees approved a $650 million plan Tuesday...showroom and new restaurants near Harrah's Cherokee Casino and Hotel. "You have to rejuvenate...

Questions vehicles

...would like to know how Richmond County zoning enforcement officials get to keep their jobs and those $30,000 to $35,000 Cherokees and Explorers that the taxpayers have to pay for, while most of us have to settle for much less? I hope somebody, somewhere...

Police the best place to put funds

I thank our commissioners for the way they took care of our budget. Heaven forbid they take any Explorers, Cherokees, LTDS, XLT trucks or cell phones away from planning and zoning or zoning enforcement. After all, the police only risk their...

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China investors set a new goal: Making a profit

...China was a promising market when Chrysler Corp. launched Beijing Jeep Corp. in the early 1980s. Tens of thousands of Jeep Cherokees later, the joint venture is the leading symbol of the U.S. presence in the Chinese auto industry. But after being passed...

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Mom and Pop used-car dealers left without clunkers

...man's clunker is another man's meal ticket. Mom and Pop used-car dealers are feeling the crunch as the old Caravans and Cherokees that provide their livelihood get traded in and banished to junkyards under Cash for Clunkers. By some estimates, three...