June 2017 Recall Overview

June 2017 Recall Overview Late Model Mazda RX-8 Recalled for Hardware and Fuel Pump Problems Mazda has announced that nearly 100,000 of it’s RX-8 vehicles are being recalled for either a fuel pump issue or a faulty ball joint socket. Read more Dodge Caravan Minivans Recalled for Air Bag Issues Dodge Caravan Minivans are the […]

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Late Model Mazda RX-8 Recalled for Hardware and Fuel Pump Problems

Late Model Mazda RX-8 Recalled for Hardware and Fuel Pump Problems Approximately 35,300 model-year 2004 Mazda RX-8 sports cars are being recalled for a faulty ball joint socket, and approximately 69,400 model-year 2004-08 RX-8s are being recalled for a fuel pump pipe issue. For the recall involving the ball joint socket, the socket on the […]

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Dodge Caravan Minivans Recalled for Air Bag Issues

Dodge Caravan Minivans Recalled for Air Bag Issues Dodge manufacturer Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) announced that 209,000 model-year 2011-12 Dodge Caravan minivans are affected in a recall aimed at addressing frontal air bag issues. The driver’s frontal air bag may unexpectedly deploy if the air bag wiring harness gets chafed within the steering wheel and […]

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Hyundai Issues Recall Over Faulty Driver Seat Belts

Approximately 17,000 model-year 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport SUVs are part of a recall related to faulty driver side seat belts. According to the manufacturer, the bolt for the driver’s side seat belt anchor may not have been sufficiently tightened during assembly. This oversight could lead to the driver’s seat belt coming unanchored in a […]

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March 2017 Recall Overview

March 2017 Recall Overview Air Bag Issue Sparks GM Recall of Older Sports Cars General Motors is recalling 107,000 older sports cars worldwide because a faulty sensor can disable the front passenger air bag. Read more Air Bag, Console Issues Prompt Mercedes-Benz Recalls Affecting Nearly 20,000 Cars Mercedes-Benz has recalled 12,456 E-Class 2017 vehicles because […]

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Drive Shaft Problem Sparks BMW Recall of 2011-2012 Vehicles

Drive Shaft Problem Sparks BMW Recall of 2011-2012 Vehicles BMW has announced a recall of 8,700 older model vehicles because the rear driveshaft constant velocity (CV) joint may fatigue and break. BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the rear driveshaft CV joint and, based on its production date, will replace it, free of […]

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Airbag, Console Issues Prompt Mercedes-Benz Recalls Affecting Nearly 20,000 Cars

Airbag, Console Issues Prompt Mercedes-Benz Recalls Affecting Nearly 20,000 Cars Mercedes-Benz has recalled 12,456 E-Class 2017 vehicles because of improper installation of the occupant detection unit. These units may mistakenly believe cargo or a child seat is occupying the front passenger seat and deactivate the air bag, dramatically increasing the risk of injury to any […]

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Air Bag Issue Sparks GM Recall of Older Sports Cars

Air Bag Issue Sparks GM Recall of Older Sports Cars General Motors is recalling 107,000 older sports cars worldwide because a faulty sensor can disable the front passenger air bag. Affected are: 2006 to 2010 Pontiac Solstice 2007 to 2010 Saturn Sky GM says a sensor that determines if a child is sitting in the […]

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January 2017 Recall Overview

January 2017 Recall Overview Volkswagen Recalls 136,000 Cars Over Anti-Lock Brake Issue Volkswagen Group of America is recalling nearly 136,000 Audi and Volkswagen autos to fix potential problems with their antilock brake systems. Read more Mercedes-Benz Recalls 48,000 New Models Over Software Glitch Mercedes-Benz has recalled 47,766 model year 2016 and 2017 vehicles because faulty […]

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Mercedes-Benz Recalls 48,000 New Models Over Air Bag Software Glitch

Mercedes-Benz Recalls 48,000 New Models Over Software Glitch Mercedes-Benz has recalled 47,766 model year 2016 and 2017 vehicles because faulty software might register the front passenger occupant as a child seat and deactivate the air bag. Fourteen models are affected: GL350 4Matic Bluetec GL550 4Matic GLE350 4Matic GLE43 AMG Coupe GLE450 4Matic GLE300d 4Matic GLE350, […]

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