Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is streamlining its product development, which should help it bring vehicles and updates

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is streamlining its product development, which should help it bring vehicles and updates to market sooner. Welcome to our new and improved comments, which are for subscribers only. This is a test to see whether we can improve the experience for you. You do not need a Facebook profile to participate. You will need to register before adding a comment. Typed comments will be lost if you are not logged in. Please be polite. It’s OK to disagree with someone’s ideas, but personal attacks, insults, threats, hate speech, advocating violence and other violations can result in a ban. If you see comments in violation of our community guidelines, please report them. The 2018 Jeep Wrangler, a new version of the off-road classic, was revealed at the Los Angeles Auto Show in 2017. The vehicle was big news at the time because it had been many years since a new Wrangler had been revealed. Fiat Chrysler hopes a streamlined product development process helps it bring new vehicles and updates to market more quickly. (Photo: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles) If the next Dodge Charger or Jeep Wrangler update arrives in showrooms a bit more quickly, it might have somethi...

DAIHATSU (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (DMSB) has announced that it is carrying out a Special Service Campaign

DAIHATSU (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (DMSB) has announced that it is carrying out a Special Service Campaign (SSC) concurrently with its principal Daihatsu Motor Co Ltd (DMC) and manufacturer PT Astra Daihatsu Motors (ADM) to replace the connecting rod on 3SZ engine to the Gran Max 1,500cc van sold in Malaysia. No other Daihatsu models are affected by this issue that are subject of the SSC prior to before or after the said production period. DMC initially became aware of a potential quality-related issue after undergone routine examination, where connecting rods assembled to Gran Max’s 3SZ engine found to have smooth crack and possibly may cause vehicle stall during operation. Based on investigation, it is reported that the problem occurred during forging of connecting rods at production stage in ADM’s Indonesian manufacturing plant. “As a manifestation of Daihatsu’s commitment to always provide best service, quality product and assuring customers safety as top priority, owners of the involved vehicles will be notified directly of the SSC and requested to bring their vehicles to the authorised Daihatsu Service Centre to take on necessary remedies. “Daihatsu will carry out appropriate in...