Chrysler recalls 490,000 cars over safety feature


ATLANTA - Chrysler is recalling nearly a half-million cars due to a problem with the head restraints.

According to the automaker’s website, the active head restraints are supposed to automatically move forward during rear-impact collisions, but some may not be working properly.

The recall affects 2011-2013 Chrysler Sebrings, 200 and Dodge Avenger midsize cars; 2011-2013 Jeep Liberty SUVs and 2011-2012 Dodge Nitro SUVs. There are 490,000 cars involved, 442,000 of which are in the United States.

No injuries have been reported.

Anyone with questions should call 1-800-853-1403. Click here for more information.