Grand Caravan http://michiganradio.org en Chrysler recalls 250,000 of its popular minivans http://michiganradio.org/post/chrysler-recalls-250000-its-popular-minivans <p>Chrysler is recalling a quarter million crossovers and minivans for ignition switch problems that can cause stalling.&nbsp;</p><p>The recall involves 2010 model year Dodge Journey crossovers and Grand Caravan minivans and Chrysler Town and Country minivans.&nbsp;</p><p>The company says in some of the vehicles, ignition switches can slip out of the &ldquo;run&rdquo; position while the vehicle is being driven. That could shut off the engine.&nbsp;</p><p>At least two rear-end collisions have been reported due to the defect.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p>The Grand Caravan and Town and Country minivans are top-sellers for the company.&nbsp;</p><p>The automaker&nbsp;is struggling to increase sales while many of its Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep brand vehicles remain at the bottom of many quality and reliability surveys. Mon, 07 Mar 2011 22:32:34 +0000 Tracy Samilton 1537 at http://michiganradio.org