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Old 12-20-2010, 08:05 PM
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i fixed the wires under the seat and cleaned up the inside. here's pix

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You had to fix this yourself??? So what was the outcome with your dealer and what was the root cause of the fire found to be?? Inquiring minds want to know!!
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chrysler(not dealer) declined to fix it under warranty due to "aftermarket equpiment" i know the root cause is the missing seat bracket. that let the wires hang loose and chafe the metal seat frame
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Wow, I think I would be contacting a lawyer... Cleaned up nice though!
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what aftermarket equipment? are they related to the seat electronics in any way?
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The missing seat bracket...did you remove it for you aftermaket equipment or did the factory forget to put it in. I'd say that is an important distinction
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the bracket was not there and nothing was hooked up to the wires there.
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Well then if the factory failed to put a part and caused a problem and refused to come good for it I would be seeking some legal advise. My thinking is that although you seem to have fixed it up nice you may have more problems about to happen because of the fire or because of the chafing to your wiring and the next time it could be a lot more serious leaving you with no truck or possibly life changing injuries. Just my two cents. I'm happy for you that you have your truck back and working though
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Well then if the factory failed to put a part and caused a problem and refused to come good for it I would be seeking some legal advise. My thinking is that although you seem to have fixed it up nice you may have more problems about to happen because of the fire or because of the chafing to your wiring and the next time it could be a lot more serious leaving you with no truck or possibly life changing injuries. Just my two cents. I'm happy for you that you have your truck back and working though
^^^^ What he said ^^^^ I don't understand how they can leave an important bracket off and not cover you under warranty.
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ok heres the official denial letter from chrysler
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