UPDATE 1-Chrysler recalls 840,000 vehicles, mostly in U.S.

Wed Jul 3, 2013 6:25pm EDT
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* Head-rest issue affects six models

* Chrysler says no accidents, injuries related to head rest issue

* Chrysler Town & Country, Dodge Caravan recalled for air bags

* Three accidents, one injury related to minivan airbag issue

* Possible software glitch in Ram pickup trucks

* Recalls affect U.S., Canada, Mexico, other countries

By Bernie Woodall

DETROIT, July 3 (Reuters) - Chrysler Group LLC said on Wednesday it will recall 840,000 vehicles in the United States and other countries, mostly for active-restraint head rests that are possibly flawed.

Five separate recalls include nearly 500,000 cars and SUVs for the active-restaint head rest issue, and another 282,000 minivans for possible malfunctioning air bags, Chrysler said.   Continued...