(WXYZ) - Chrysler is recalling nearly 87,000 Jeep Wranglers because of a fire risk. The recall only affects the 2010 Jeep Wrangler automatics built before July 14, 2010.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says debris can get caught by a plate that protects the transmission and catalytic converter and can catch fire. During the recall, Chrysler will replace the plate with a bar that doesn't trap debris.
Chrysler is aware of 14 fires, but says that no injuries have been reported.
The 2010 model year is the only one affected because other models are configured differently.
Owners will be notified and the repair work will be done free of charge.
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