Top Stories

Anton Yelchin Received Recall Notice for Jeep 7 Days After Death

Anton Yelchin Received Recall Notice for Jeep 7 Days After Death

Anton Yelchin received the recall notice for his Jeep Grand Cherokee in the mail seven days after his death, the Yelchin family lawyer revealed during an emotional press conference on Tuesday (August 2).

“The safety recall was way too little and way too late,” attorney Gary Dordick said. “They should have never used this device.”

Anton‘s parents filed suit today against the vehicle’s manufacturer, Fiat Chrysler, as well as ZF North America, the company that made the faulty gear shift. The car company received complaints of rolling from 800,000 vehicles in April.

Anton died in April in a freak accident after his vehicle rolled down a hill and pinned him against a gate, crushing him.

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Getty
Posted to: Anton Yelchin

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Justin Bieber ditches his shirt at the gym - TMZ
  • Elton John is NOT retiring - Gossip Cop
  • Yara Shahidi started a fun new project - Just Jared Jr
  • Selena Gomez wears pajamas and heels while shopping- Radar
  • Milo Ventimiglia opens up about working with Will Smith - Lainey Gossip
  • Moana hits big at the box offices for the second weekend - The Hollywood Reporter
  • someone

    He passed away in June, not in April. Can’t you get at least that right? #disrespectful

  • MakeMeRoarrrr

    Oh gosh, I still can´t believe what happend :( It´s such a tragedy.

  • LindSAY

    His death was so sudden and senseless. Money can’t bring back their son sadly but they should pay up big time !!!

  • LindSAY

    His death was so sudden and senseless. Money can’t bring back their son sadly but they should pay up big time !!!

  • Ariana-Kaelita

    I saw his parents press conference, and it was hard to watch. You could tell they loved him very much. I still can’t believe he died at such a young age. He didn’t deserve it.

  • Gretchenjthompson3

    <<kk. ★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★::::::!ir105m:….,….

A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here