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Car spontaneously brusted into flames

Well my grilfriend was driving to work and the car behind her said she noticed sparks coming from up under the drivers seat and then it just caught on fire from under the divers seat andthe flames ingulfed the car all around and lucky they died downfor a couple of seconds and she was able to jump out of the car but soon after she got out the flames rose back up and got wrost and i want to know what the hell could cause that because 2 months ago i got a full tune up and service done on it i have or had a 2001 300M, can someone shed some light because i tried calling Chrysler but nothing so i might just need to hire an attorney.

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  • KMACK2008 May 27, 2008

    Thank You very much that's what i was thinking but wasn't sure is there any other reason this would happen.

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Your car had heathed seats, a short inside the car seat can cause this.

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    Ginko May 27, 2008

    buy the Haynes manual for the car, and check which wires run under the driver seat, it was probably a short between two electric cables that ignited the fire. Check also your insurance terms.

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