All posts tagged "recalls"
Nissan to Recall Altimas for Third Time to Fix Hood Latches
DETROIT – Nissan is recalling nearly 930,000 Altima midsize cars worldwide – some for a third time – to fix a latch problem that could let the hood fly open while the cars are moving. The new...
- Posted January 29, 2016
Suzuki Recalls more than 68K Motorcycles over Stalling Risk
DETROIT – Suzuki is recalling more than 68,000 motorcycles in the U.S. because the battery charging system can fail and cause the bikes to stall. The recall affects 15 models from the 2008 to 2012 model years....
- Posted January 28, 2016
Another Death Reported in Crash Involving Takata Air Bags
DETROIT – Another driver has died in a crash that involved an exploding Takata air bag inflator, but it’s unclear whether the inflator killed the person. The driver of a 2007 Honda Civic died last year in...
- Posted January 27, 2016
Ford Recalls about 391K Ranger Pickups due to Air Bag Death
DETROIT – Ford is recalling nearly 391,000 Ranger pickups because the driver’s air bag inflators can explode with too much force and cause injuries. The recall covers trucks from the 2004 through 2006 model years in the...
- Posted January 26, 2016
Gov’t: 10th Death Linked to Exploding Takata Air Bags
WASHINGTON – A Ford pickup driver killed last month in South Carolina is the 9th person to die in the U.S. and the 10th worldwide because of defective Takata air-bag inflators that explode, firing off shrapnel-like shards,...
- Posted January 22, 2016
Mazda Expanding Takata Air Bag Recall to 374,519 Cars
DETROIT – Mazda is expanding a recall of passenger air bags because they can inflate with too much force and spew metal fragments into the vehicle. The new recall covers 374,519 vehicles, including the 2003-2008 Mazda6, the...
- Posted January 8, 2016
Fiat Chrysler Announces 2 Recalls of Nearly 500,000 SUVs
NEW YORK — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling nearly 450,000 SUVs worldwide in two separate recalls that includes the Jeep Grand Cherokee. The automaker said Thursday about 353,000 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs with model...
- Posted December 24, 2015