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All posts tagged "recalls"

  • US Investigates 420,000 Ford F-150s for Brake Failure

    Pickup Truck is Company's Top-selling Vehicle

    • Posted March 4, 2016
  • Two Deaths, Canadian Probe Cause Huge Toyota SUV Recall

    DETROIT – An investigation by Canadian safety regulators into a crash that killed two people touched off a global recall of nearly 2.9 million Toyota SUVs, according to U.S. government documents posted on Thursday. Last week Toyota...

    • Posted February 25, 2016
  • Mars Recalls Candy Bars in 55 Countries after Plastic Find

    BERLIN – U.S. chocolate maker Mars said Tuesday it’s recalling candy bars and other items in 55 countries in Europe and elsewhere after plastic was found in one of its products. Roel Govers, spokesman for Mars in...

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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  • US to Factories, Sellers: Make Sure Hoverboards Are Safe

    NEW YORK – The government is cracking down on hoverboards. In a letter to manufacturers, importers and retailers, U.S. regulators said they will seize or recall any of the of the two-wheeled, self-balancing scooters, which were a...

    • Posted February 19, 2016
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  • GM Recalls 200,000 Cars for Takata Air Bag Trouble

    DETROIT – General Motors is recalling about 200,000 Saab and Saturn cars in the U.S. and Canada to replace the Takata driver’s air bag inflators. The move is part of a broader recall of about 5.4 million...

    • Posted February 16, 2016
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  • Documents Show Volkswagen Resisted Takata Air Bag Recall

    DETROIT – Volkswagen resisted U.S. government efforts to recall more cars and trucks to fix potentially deadly Takata air bags – telling safety regulators that a recall isn’t necessary. But the German automaker, already in hot water...

    • Posted February 12, 2016
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  • Delaware Court Upholds Dismissal of GM Shareholder Suit

    DOVER, Del. – Delaware’s Supreme Court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by General Motors shareholders over faulty ignition switches. After hearing arguments this week, the court affirmed a judge’s ruling from last summer. The...

    • Posted February 12, 2016
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  • VW, Audi, BMW Recall Nearly 1.7M Vehicles in Air Bag Mess

    DETROIT – Volkswagen, Audi and BMW are recalling nearly 1.7 million vehicles with Takata air bag inflators that can rupture and hurl shrapnel into drivers and passengers. The moves announced Wednesday bring to just over 5.1 million...

    • Posted February 10, 2016
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  • Automakers to Recall 5M Vehicles for another Air Bag Problem

    DETROIT – Another problem has developed with automotive air bags, this one resulting in recalls of up to 5 million vehicles worldwide. Continental Automotive Systems says in documents filed with the U.S. government that moisture can get...

    • Posted February 4, 2016
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  • Honda to Recall 2.2M Vehicles for Takata Air Bag Trouble

    DETROIT – Honda is recalling another 2.2 million Honda and Acura vehicles because the driver’s air bag inflators made by Takata can explode and hurl shrapnel into the passenger compartment. The recall is a big chunk of...

    • Posted February 3, 2016
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