Products Liability:

Dodge Durango or Dakota

The U.S. government is examining several reports of looseness in the steering shaft in approximately 500,000 vehicles, including the Dodge Durango sports utility vehicle and the Dodge Dakota pickup truck.

The investigation includes over 467,000 vehicles, including 2004 to 2005 models of the Durango and the 2005 model of the Dakota.

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration received several reports of loose or missing coupling bolts in the vehicles.