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US: FCA CEO cautioned by the NHTSA over Jeep recall


The US government auto safety regulator specifically told Chrysler Group LLC Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne that his companies “have to get their act in gear" and hasten the repair process of Jeep models recalled because of an increased fire hazard. Asked by media representatives if he was content with the way Chrysler is handling a recall that sees Jeep cars equipped ...
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