DETROIT (Reuters) - Chrysler Group LLC said it would recall 2.7 million older Jeep models after initially fighting a recall request from U.S. regulators in a dispute over crash protection for their fuel tanks. Full story
CHRYSLER CAVES: Chrysler reversed course and agreed to recall 2.7 million Jeeps Tuesday. The company insists the vehicles are safe, and initially denied the government's request to recall them. But it says it realizes customers are worried. Full story
Clarence Ditlow, Center for Auto Safety executive director, talks with CNBC's Phil LeBeau about the safety concerns surrounding the government's recall of nearly 2.7 million Jeeps, and Chrysler's refusal to do so.
Chrysler is refusing a request from the government to recall about 2.7 million Jeeps that safety officials say may be at risk for fuel tank fires. Chrysler insists the vehicles are safe.
CNBC's Mandy Drury reports on a new ruling that could have a major impact on Apple; then talks about Chrysler's highly unusual move to refuse to recall 2.7 million Jeep models.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has asked Chrysler to voluntarily recall specific Jeep models but the company has issued a rare refusal, saying their cars are safe. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.
NHTSA tells Chrysler there's a problem with the gas tank on 2.7 million Jeeps, but Chrysler refuses to comply. The two sides will talk and attempt to come to a solution, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Chrysler introduced the all-new 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee in Detroit's Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan in this June 16, 1998, file photo. Chrysler Group LLC disputed a decision by U.S. regulators to recall 2.7 million older model Jeep vehicles for safety problems, saying in a statement on June 4, 20
LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 10: Recording artist Slash and his family attend John Varvatos 10th Annual Stuart House Benefit Presented by Chrysler, at John Varvatos Los Angeles on March 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The logo on the front of a Jeep vehicle is shown at a Chrysler dealership in Carlsbad, California April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake
Chrysler introduced June 16 the all-new 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee, more than 6 months before the 1999 North American International Auto Show, in Detroit's Cobo Center. jch/photo by John C. jch/SV/EB