11th U.S. death related to Takata airbags reported by HondaThu, 20, Oct 2016
U.S. regulators and American Honda have confirmed the 11th U.S. fatality linked to a ruptured Takata airbag inflator.
Hyundai recalls 62,811 Sonatas for loose sunroofsThu, 20, Oct 2016
Hyundai Motor America is recalling 62,811 Sonata sedans from the 2015-16 model years because the panoramic sunroof can come loose from the car and fall into traffic.
FCA to recall Jeep, Ram, Dodge vehicles in U.S.Wed, 19, Oct 2016
Fiat Chrysler is recalling 182,743 Jeep Wranglers in the U.S. to fix potentially faulty wiring that may disconnect from the SUVs' impact sensors in a crash. The automaker is also recalling about 86,000 Ram trucks and Dodge Charger Pursuit sedans.
Dealer's recall policy proves his integrityMon, 17, Oct 2016
I am glad to see that Stewart's policy is shown as a "best practice" and hope other dealers will follow suit.
Honda recalls 350,000 Civics for electronic parking brake glitchThu, 13, Oct 2016
American Honda is recalling approximately 350,000 Civic coupe and sedans in the U.S. from the 2016 model year to fix an issue with the vehicles’ electronic parking brake.
Toyota recalls 340,000 Priuses globally to fix parking brake issueWed, 12, Oct 2016
Toyota is recalling around 340,000 of its latest Prius model, including 94,000 in North America, to fix a parking brake issue.
Ford recalls 1,900 new Lincoln Continentals to fix headlamp assembliesTue, 11, Oct 2016
Ford said today it is recalling nearly 1,900 2017 Lincoln Continentals in the U.S. and Canada for possible defective headlamp assemblies. The vehicles went on sale in the U.S. last month, with 775 sold in September.
VW recalls 281,500 vehicles in U.S. due to fuel leaksFri, 07, Oct 2016
Volkswagen AG is recalling about 281,500 Volkswagen and Audi brand vehicles in the U.S. in three separate recalls, each due to fuel leaks but with different causes, according to a regulatory filing today.
Honda irking Takata stakeholders by going slow on sale, report saysTue, 04, Oct 2016
As airbag supplier Takata courts buyers to resolve the auto industry's biggest recall ever, stakeholders are getting frustrated with the speed of decision-making by top customer and shareholder Honda, people with knowledge of the deliberations told Bloomberg.
Ford vehicles being probed by U.S. over door latch lights, steering issuesMon, 03, Oct 2016
U.S. auto safety regulators said they are opening two new preliminary investigations into 642,000 Ford SUVs and cars over door latch warning light and steering issues.
Final bidders say Takata should file for bankruptcy protection, report saysThu, 29, Sep 2016
All five bidders seeking to bail out Japan's beleaguered Takata have presented restructuring plans that require the airbag maker to file for bankruptcy protection, people with knowledge of the process told Reuters.
Focus hatchbacks recalled for latch software fixWed, 28, Sep 2016
Ford is recalling 64,038 Ford Focus hatchbacks in the U.S. to fix potentially faulty interior latch release software. Ford has recalled 4 million vehicles in North America for various door-latch problems since 2014.