Fiat Chrysler has sent its dealers new software allowing them to install a software-based “Auto Park” feature in 2014-15 Jeep Grand Cherokees intended to prevent the vehicles from moving when the driver’s side door is open and the shifter is not in park.
The automaker said it will begin notifying owners of the recalled SUVs beginning Friday to schedule appointments with dealers.
Meeting ISO 26262 Testing Requirements for Automotive Software Systems - This video discuss' two main topics: Understanding ISO 26262 requirements and how to meet those requirements in a timely fashion and Best Practices for Developing Software that can be more easily tested, regardless of your requirements.
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