Mazda Motor on Thursday stated it planned to recall around 640,000 vehicles worldwide to resolve issues including a problem with the valve springs used in its diesel engines. The Japanese automaker stated it would recall around 230,000 vehicles at home and an estimated of 410,000 units in overseas markets, except the United States, where Mazda
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) stated it was investigating if General Motors should recall another 1.7 million sport utility vehicles because of an issue with windshield wiper failures. GM, the largest U.S. automaker, had earlier recalled 367,800 2013 GMC Terrain and Chevrolet Equinox SUVs in the United States in August 2016 to address the
Ford Motor stated Thursday it will recall almost 1.5 million cars in North America to address a defective part that could lead to engine stalls. The second largest U.S. automaker stated it is calling back 2012 through 2018 model year Ford Focus cars that have 2.0-liter GDI and 2.0-liter GTDI engines for a malfunctioning valve
Nissan is recalling over 215,000 sedans and crossovers in the United States to repair a anti-lock-braking-system part that can ignite under the hood, as per the filings with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This is the second time Nissan has attempted to repair vehicles with defective ABS actuators—the component that pulses the brake
German automaker BMW is going to recall over 139,000 of its 3-series cars in China from November 9, due to a defect in the air-conditioning system, the market regulator stated. The recall concerns 89,309 vehicles produced in China from May 2005 to July 2011, and 50,143 imported vehicles manufactured from January 2005 to July 2011,
General Motors is recalling 1.205 million pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles globally because of the issues with a temporary loss of power steering, the U.S. automaker stated on Thursday. The recall concerns certain 2015 Chevrolet, GMC and Cadillac pickup trucks and SUVs, and consists of 1.02 million vehicles in the United States. GM spokesman
Ford Motor stated on Thursday it is going to recall 2 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America due to a seat belt problem that could generate a lot of sparks and cause fires. The U.S. automaker stated it is aware of 17 reports of smoke or fire in the United States and six in
Toyota Motor stated on Wednesday it prepared to recall around 1.03 million vehicles, consisting its gasoline-hybrid Prius model, in Japan, North America, Europe and other regions due to a concern with the engine wire harness which can pose a fire risk. After a domestic recall announcement by Japan’s transport ministry, Toyota stated that in affected
Mercedes-Benz is recalling more than 9,000 of its 2018 GLE and GLS SUVs due to a brake issue. The rear brakes may not engage completely due to a faulty part, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) stated. In addition, the vehicles’ electronic stability control may not engage completely, and drivers may notice that the
Volkswagen has to recall an estimated 700,000 Tiguan and Touran cars globally because of a possible lighting defect, German trade magazine Kfz-Betrieb reported on Monday. The magazine reported that humidity can result in a short circuit at the panoramic roof’s light strip of the impacted vehicles. A short circuit in the LED-module could lead scorching
Russia’s standards agency stated on Tuesday it had been told about the recall of 3,968 Ford cars sold from 2011 and 2016. The cars, consisting of the Focus, C-Max, Mondeo and Kuga models were recalled due to a possible issue with the clutch pressure plates, the agency stated.
Honda Motor is going to recall 69,090 UR-V sport utility vehicles (SUVs) in China, market regulators stated on Thursday, as a result of a cold-climate engine problem that has already forced the recall of hundreds of thousands of automobiles. The UR-V is produced and sold in China by the automakers joint venture with the Dongfeng
Russia’s standards agency stated on Wednesday it has been aware about the recall of 20,702 Toyota cars sold from March 2010 and May 2015. The cars, consisting the Alphard, Corolla, Auris and Yaris models, were likely recalled due to a possible issue with their airbags, the agency stated.
German luxury automaker BMW is recalling 324,000 diesel vehicles in Europe to repair a technical defect that has caused engine fires in South Korea, German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) stated. A defective exhaust gas recirculation module in BMW diesel vehicles has resulted in 27 engine fires in South Korea this year, pushing the company
BMW’s South Korean unit apologized for a spate of engine fires, calculated by the country’s transport ministry at 27 over January to July, that has pushed a government investigation and a major backlash from consumers. BMW stated it will launch a recall of 106,000 diesel vehicles, consisting the 520d, starting from August 20, citing problems