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Oil Sludge and Engine Failure

The 2.7L DaimlerChrysler engine is highly suceptible to oil sludge, a sticky hell stew that coats the inside of your engine. The sludge retains heat and starts putting severe strain on the mechanical parts of your engine. This all spells disaster for your car and typically ...

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Chrysler 200 Randomly Shuts Off When Car Comes to a Stop

It didn’t take long after the 2011 Chrysler 200 release date for owners to start complaining that their dream car was turning into a nightmare. That’s because the car’s engine was dangerously prone to shutting off when idling or coming to a stop without any warning signs of...

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Chrysler Pacifica Engine Cradle Rot

The 2004-08 Pacifica might as well be nicknamed the engine-dropper because they have a common issue where the engine cradles rust, rot and split apart to the point where the engine can fall out. Why these years specifically? And what is Chrysler doing to correct this danger...

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FCA Mopar Screwing Up Recalls and Paying the Price

The US government isn’t a big fan of how Fiat-Chrysler (and their parts / service brand Mopar) have handled recalls. Here’s why.

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Chrysler's Takata Recalls

Parts supplier, Takata, manufactured defective, shrapnel-hurling airbag inflators that need to be recalled. The issue affects 34 milli...

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