Reports from around the internet are questioning if a design flaw in the Jeep Grand Cherokee contributed to actor Anton Yelchin's death. The 27 year old actor who starred in 2 Star Trek movies was found on Saturday night pinned between his driveway gate and Jeep at his home in San Fernando Valley, CA. Friends found him when they went to his house after he didn't show up for rehearsal.
The design flaw to which we are referring is in the wiring harness
. The faulty wiring harness may then affect the gear shifter and make it hard to know whether the vehicle has been put properly into park. often causing it to roll if the emergency brake is not in use. The FCA has placed a recall on this problem on a few occasions. The most recent recall was put into effect this last April. There is a lot of speculation around the incident and no clear details have been released from law enforcement. If you have a Jeep Grand Cherokee model affected by this issue we urge you to get it checked out ASAP. Be safe, everyone. Share This Post Follow Us Read More: