U.S. auto recalls record 53.2 million in 2016, beating 51.1 million of 2015

Takata air bag recalls

The U.S. Transportation Department stated car manufacturers recalled a record high 53.2 million vehicles in last year in the United States in part due to a massive expansion in callback to replace Takata air bag inflators. Under aggressive imposition by the Obama administration, automakers issued a record-setting 927 recall campaigns, boost of 7 percent over […]

BMW announces recall of nearly 200,000 cars in China

BMW G30 5 series

German automaker BMW will recall almost 200,000 of its cars for maintenance in China because of issues with their airbags, state media reports, mentioning the Chinese quality control agency. When activated, motorist or passenger airbags might harm a gas generator which could cause debris injuries, the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine published […]

Autoliv informs that seat belt, air bags can lead to 400,000 vehicle recalls

Autoliv Inc logo

Automakers may recall around 400,000 automobiles that have Autoliv Inc seat belt and air bag parts globally, the Swedish automobile safety parts maker stated on Friday. Autoliv is a Swedish–American company. It’s headquarters is located in Stockholm, Sweden. Autoliv, which states its items are in 1,300 car models all over the world, did not specify […]

General Motors recalls 3.6 million automobiles

Buick LaCrosse

General Motors is recalling around 3.64 million automobiles throughout its lineup for an airbag-related concern. The recall involves the 2014-2015 Buick LaCrosse, Chevrolet SS, and Spark EV; 2014-2017 Chevrolet Corvette, Trax, Caprice PPV, Silverado 1500, Buick Encore, and GMC Sierra 1500; and 2015-2017 Chevrolet Tahoe, Suburban, Silverado HD, GMC Yukon, Yukon XL, Sierra HD, Cadillac […]

Nissan Recalling 134,000 Cars in U.S., Canada, Due to Brakes That Could Catch Fire

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Nissan is recalling around 134,000 late-model cars, primarily in the United States and Canada, due to a fluid leak in the braking system might result in a fire, the company and U.S. regulators stated on Friday. No one has been hurt, numerous incidents were reported to Nissan of “thermal damage” to vehicles that could include […]

Volkswagen: Recall of 800,000 Diesel Cars Confirmed in Germany

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Volkswagen AG has accepted a recall with Germany’s KBA motor vehicle authority of 800,000 diesel automobiles adjusted with emissions cheat software. Volkswagen stated Friday that KBA has approved software application repairs on Passat, CC, and Eos models with two-liter diesel engines. Owners of these models in Germany have already received a letter notifying them of […]

Fiat Chrysler recalling 400,000 Jeep Wranglers and 40,000 Fiat 500s

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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has released 2 recall. The first concerns 392,464 Jeep Wranglers in the US from the 2007-2010 model years because of steering wheel airbags. The second covers 39,217 units of the naturally aspirated 2012-2016 Fiat 500 related with the clutch release system. Problem is with the Wranglers’ steering wheel, extreme accumulation of dust […]