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Fiat Chrysler Recalls Vehicles for Fuel Leak, Wiper Problems

Dealers will replace fuel injector rails and lower intake manifolds if needed

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    Fiat Chrysler Recalls Vehicles for Fuel Leak, Wiper Problems
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    In this July 22, 2011 file photo, the Chrysler logo is displayed at a car dealership in Omaha, Neb.

    Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 89,000 cars and SUVs to fix possible fuel leaks or problems with windshield wipers.

    The most serious recall covers nearly 35,000 Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs worldwide from the 2016 model year. All have 3.6-liter V6 engines. A fuel tube may have been damaged in manufacturing, and that could cause a gas leak and fire.

    Fiat Chrysler says an employee found a leak in one vehicle and no fires have been reported. Dealers will replace fuel injector rails and lower intake manifolds if needed.

    The other recall covers more than 54,000 Dodge Dart compacts from the 2016 model year in North America. Electrical voltage spikes caused by a windshield washer pump can cause short circuits. That can cause the wipers to fail.

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