Fiat Chrysler to recall almost 700,000 SUVs due to electrical fault risk

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles FCA

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV stated on Thursday it is going to recall almost 700,000 sport utility vehicles worldwide due to a faulty electrical connection that could prevent engine starts or contribute to a stall. The recall, concerning 2011 through 2013 model year Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs, is set to address silicon deposits […]

Dealerships in the Tampa Bay area are selling vehicles under recall for fire risks

Tampa Bay, Florida

Used car dealerships throughout the Tampa Bay area are selling vehicles under recall for fire risks, an I-Team investigation discovered. I-Team Investigator Jackie Callaway spent only some hours visiting local lots, from Lakeland to St. Petersburg, and discovered a dozen used Kia and Hyundai vehicles for sale – regardless of being flagged as fire risks […]

General Motors recalls 638,000 U.S. SUVs

General Motors

General Motors is recalling an estimated 638,000 U.S. sport utility vehicles and pickup trucks as a wheel-speed sensor could fail and cause unintended braking, it stated Thursday. The recall concerns 2015-2020 Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe, and Yukon and 2014-2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 vehicles geared up with a 5.3-liter engine, a 3.08-ratio rear […]

Mercedes recalls some EQC electric cars because of potentially faulty bolt

2018 Mercedes-Benz A-Class

Daimler is recalling some latest Mercedes-Benz EQC electric cars due to a potentially defective bolt in the differential, the company stated on Tuesday. “Daimler AG has found that on certain EQC vehicles the bolt in the front axle differential transmission might not meet durability specifications. Thus, it cannot be ruled out, that the bolt breaks […]

Fiat Chrysler recalls 108,000 diesel Ram 1500 pickup trucks

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA)

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV stated on Friday it is recalling 108,000 Ram 1500 diesel-powered pickup trucks in the United States because of coolant leaks tied to reports of some fires and four small injuries. The automaker stated the recall concerns trucks from the 2014 through 2019 model years after discovering microscopic cracks in some Exhaust […]

Subaru recalls 400,000 vehicles due to engine control and valve defects

Subaru impreza

Subaru is recalling over 400,000 vehicles in the U.S. to repair two separate problems with engine computers and motor debris. The first recall from the Japanese automaker concerns 466,000 Impreza compact cars from 2017 to 2019, together with the 2018 to 2019 models of the Crosstrek sports utility vehicles. Subaru stated the engine computers in […]

Ford recalls 322,000 cars due to battery fire risk

Ford is recalling about 322,000 cars whose batteries could catch fire because of acid leakage, trade publication kfz-betrieb reported on Monday, mentioning Germany’s KBA federal motor authority. According to the report, the recall covers Mondeo, S-MAX and Galaxy vehicles made between Feb. 13, 2014 and Feb. 11, 2019, including about 101,000 cars were affected in […]

GM recalling hundreds of thousands of trucks after reports of fires

General Motors

General Motors stated Friday it is recalling 368,000 medium- and heavy-duty diesel trucks geared up with engine-block heaters for fire risks after 19 reports of fires. The recall covers some 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 4500, 5500 and 6500 trucks, 2017-2019 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 trucks geared up with Duramax 6.6-liter diesel engines […]