Chrysler recalls 412K SUVs in the US

Fiat Chrysler recalled more than 412,000 SUVs in the U.S, citing a fire hazard.

Due to an issue involving vanity mirror wiring, some vehicles run the risk of overheating after getting serviced, the automaker said. Fiat Chrysler does not yet know of any injuries or accidents related to the issue.

The recall applies to an estimated 352,831 SUVs in the U.S. It affects model year 2011 and 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango vehicles produced before Sept. 2, 2012.

Overheating has only occurred in cars that have undergone removal of the ceilng fabric. The automaker estimates it will also recall more than 100,000 vehicles outside of the U.S.

A Chrysler logo is pictured at a car dealership
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A Chrysler logo is pictured at a car dealership

The company also issued a second, smaller recall of about 60,000 SUVs in the U.S. The issue affects a clamp that secures a hose used for power steering, which can lead to a fluid leak and fire risk.

Fiat Chrysler knows of know accidents or injuries related to the problem. The recall affects model year 2015 Jeep Compass and Patriot models.