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Jeeps Recalled Due to Fire Concerns

Do you own a Jeep vehicle? If you do, you should be aware that there was recently a recall involving parts that can catch fire. According to the New York Times, last year, about 895,000 Jeep and Dodge SUVs with sun visors were recalled after the devices apparently short-circuited and ignited a fire in vehicles. Even after the recall, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that it has still received fire reports in vehicles that had electrical wiring repaired. “My car filled with smoke and I could not breathe,” the owner of a Jeep Grand Cherokee wrote in a complaint to the agency, according to the Times. “The fire could have burned me had I been on a highway and unable to stop.” The vehicles involved in the recall include 2011-14 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos. If you would like to see if your vehicle is involved…
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