This story contains updated information from Fiat Chrysler.
Fiat Chrysler may or may not have a problem with the Jeep Renegade due to a software problem.
Despite media reports — and a picture — that there are hundreds of Renegades sitting in a fenced lot in Toledo because of the alleged issue, an FCA official declined to comment on the the possibility of a software glitch with the subcompact SUV, but did say that production is ongoing and dealers have not been instructed to stop selling Renegades.
However, this runs counter to comments by FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne to multiple media outlets earlier this week implied there is a problem and it is related to the automaker’s problematic nine-speed transmission it sources from ZF. (more…)