UPDATE 1-Chrysler recalls vehicles for possible fire hazard

* Chrysler says unaware of injuries or accidents

* Vehicles for the 2010 and 2011 model years recalled

DETROIT, Oct 20 (BestGrowthStock) – Chrysler Group LLC is recalling
26,397 vehicles, saying a malfunction with the power steering
pressure hose may cause steering fluid to leak over a hot
engine and cause a fire.

The affected vehicles include the 2011 Dodge Ram, the 2010
Chrysler Sebring, Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger, Dodge Avenger,
Dodge Challenger and Dodge Journey, according to a letter dated
Oct. 18 posted on the National Highway Traffic Safety
Administration website.

A spokesman for Chrysler, the U.S. automaker controlled by
Fiat SpA (FIA.MI: ), did not immediately comment. The company
said in the letter that it was not aware of any injuries or
accidents related to this issue.

Chrysler notified U.S. safety regulators of the problem
earlier this month. The supplier of the hose is YH America
South Carolina LLC.
(Reporting by Deepa Seetharaman, editing by Gerald E.
McCormick)

UPDATE 1-Chrysler recalls vehicles for possible fire hazard