October 22, 2020

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    Ford Kuga

    Ford moves Escape production to 2021 after Europe recall of Kuga

    Ford Motor said on Tuesday it was moving production of its plug-in Escape sport utility vehicle to 2021 as it reviews its automobiles with the same engine and battery parts that were recalled in Europe. “We are moving full-scale production of Escape PHEV to the 2021 model year. The first Escape PHEVs will be sold […]

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    Hyundai Kona images

    Hyundai to expand Kona EV recall to North America, Europe over fire risk

    Hyundai Motor is set to triple the amount of recalled Kona electric cars over the risk of battery cell fire with plans to recall around 51,000 vehicles in North America, Europe, China, and other regions. The recalls would come after the automaker declared last week a voluntary recall plan for 25,564 Kona EVs in South […]

    Hyundai
    Hyundai Kona images

    Hyundai to recall Kona EV in South Korea over fire risk

    Hyundai Motor will voluntarily recall its Kona electric vehicles as a possible short circuit because of what may be defective manufacturing of its high-voltage battery cells could pose a fire risk, South Korea’s transport ministry stated on Thursday. Starting on October 16, the recall, which includes software updates and battery replacements following inspections, involves 25,564 […]

    Hyundai
    Dodge Nitro

    Fiat Chrysler recalls over 900,000 vehicles due to faulty airbag covers

    Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA) said on Friday it would recall about 925,239 of its older model vehicles in the United States for replacing airbag covers on their steering wheels after 14 possibly related injuries. The recall concerns 2007-2011 Dodge Nitro SUVs, 2008-2010 Chrysler Town & Country, and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans, the Italian-American automaker […]

    Chrysler , Fiat
    Mercedes V-Class

    Mercedes to recall 660,000 vehicles in China over oil leak

    Mercedes-Benz will recall more than 660,000 vehicles in China later this year over a possible oil leak. A seal between a high-pressure fuel pump and a low-pressure fuel pipe could enervate over time, permitting oil to leak when the engine starts in cold weather, according to a notice issued on the website of China’s State Administration for Market Regulation. China’s […]

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    Ford logo in their auto plant

    Ford recalls 2.15 million U.S. vehicles for over faulty door latches

    Ford Motor stated on Wednesday it will recall 2.15 million U.S. vehicles having possibly faulty door latches. The automaker stated the recall concerns many 2011 through 2015 model-year vehicles. The recalled vehicles may not have had all door latches replaced or appropriately replaced when they were repaired by dealerships under recalls issued in 2015 and […]

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    Ford issues three safety recalls in North America

    Ford Motor is issuing three safety recalls in North America. The three recalls are as follows:  Select 2020 Ford Expedition and 2020 Lincoln Navigator vehiclesAffected vehicles are geared up with nonfunctioning Pre-Collision Assist features, consisting of Forward Collision Warning, Dynamic Brake Support and Automatic Emergency Braking. This condition may avoid notifications to the driver showing […]

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    2018 Volvo XC40 images

    Volvo recalls 121,000 cars due to auto emergency braking failure

    Volvo has issued a recall concerning 121,605 of its vehicles for possible automatic emergency failure. The automaker filed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) last week. Automatic emergency braking has brought the maximum convenience for a lot of drivers and passengers. It’s a function that makes people safe, but if the system is […]

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    Kia Sedona

    Kia recalls over 200,000 automobiles due to electrical problems

    Kia is joining its affiliate Hyundai in initiating a recall of thousands of SUVs and minivans in the U.S. because water can get into a brake computer, result in an electrical short and possibly a fire. The Kia recall covers almost 229,000 Sedona minivans from the 2006 through 2010 model years. The recall also cover […]

    Hyundai
    2020 Toyota Camry 2.5 (Front view)

    Toyota and Lexus recall cars for replacing engines

    More than 44,000 cars and SUVs from the 2019 and 2020 model years are going to be recalled due to possible issues with overheating, stalling, or even catching fire. Affected vehicles consists of 2020 Toyota Camry, Toyota Camry Hybrid, Toyota Avalon Hybrid, and Lexus ES300h sedans, and 2019-2020 Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid SUVs. The […]

    Lexus , Toyota
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    Tesla recalls 15,000 Model X SUVs for issue with power steering

    Tesla Inc is recalling 15,000 Model X SUVs due to a potential issue that can result in a loss of power steering assist that could make steering more difficult and boost the chances of a crash. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Transport Canada stated aluminum bolts that connect the electric power steering […]

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    Pictures of Toyota Corolla

    Toyota to recall 3.4 million vehicles worldwide due to air bags concerns

    Toyota Motor stated on Tuesday it is set to recall 3.4 million vehicles worldwide as an electronic defect that can result in air bags not deploying in accidents. The recall, which concerns 2.9 million U.S. vehicles, covers 2011-2019 Corolla, 2011-2013 Matrix, 2012-2018 Avalon and 2013-2018 Avalon Hybrid vehicles and is connected to a reported fatal […]

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    takata airbag

    Honda is recalling 2.7 million vehicles due to air bag inflator defect

    Honda Motor stated on Tuesday it will recall 2.7 million older U.S. vehicles in North America for possibly faulty air bag inflators. The defect concerns a different type of Takata inflator than those that have led the largest-ever auto safety recalls worldwide covering over 42 million U.S. vehicles by 19 automakers with Takata air bag […]

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    takata airbag

    Takata issues recall of 10 million U.S. replacement air bag inflators

    Takata is currently recalling 10 million replacement airbag inflators in the United States, the largest ever auto safety recall in history, as U.S. regulators think if the recall should be even wider. The 10 million inflator recall was revealed on Wednesday, which covers inflators that were a temporary repair. The figure consists of some inflators […]

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    2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Spied

    Mercedes Recalls 750,000 Cars Due To Defective Sunroofs

    Mercedes-Benz is recalling approximately 750,000 cars as the vehicles’ sunroofs could potentially detach and fly off, causing road hazards. The concerning cars consist of the Mercedes-Benz’s C-Class, E-Class, CLK-Class, and the CLS-Class, made between 2001 and 2011. All four vehicles came with an additional sunroof, and the bonding material on those sunroofs can degrade, leading […]

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