Fiat Chrysler recalls 4.8 million vehicles for defective cruise control


Fiat Chrysler announced a recall of 4.8 million vehicles on Friday, due to a software glitch that could prevent drivers from deactivating cruise control.

Owners of the vehicles were warned not to use the function until they get a software upgrade from the dealer.

The automaker said no injuries or crashes are related to the recall, but it had a report of one driver with a 2017 Dodge Journey rental car who was unable to turn off cruise control.

The 2018 Jeep Cherokee involved in the recall was manufactured at the Belvidere Chrylser plant.

Here’s a list of cars included in the recall:

2015-17 Chrysler 200 sedan 
2014-18 Chrysler 300 sedan 
2017-18 Chrysler Pacifica minivan 
2015-18 Dodge Challenger coupe 
2014-18 Dodge Charger sedan 
2014-18 Dodge Journey CUV 
2014-18 Dodge Durango SUV 
2014-18 Jeep Cherokee SUV 
2014-18 Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV 
2018 Jeep Wrangler 
2014-19 Ram 1500 pickup 
2014-18 Ram 2500 pickup 
2014-18 Ram 3500 pickup 
2014-18 Ram 3500 cab chassis 
2014-18 Ram 4500/5500 cab chassis

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