Fire Risk Leads Nissan to Issue “Do Not Drive Warning” for 240,000 Vehicles

Fire Risk Leads Nissan to Issue “Do Not Drive Warning” for 240,000 Vehicles If you own a late-model Nissan and the anti-lock brake warning light stays on for more than 10 seconds, Nissan says don’t drive the vehicle and park it outdoors, away from structures and other cars. A defect in the anti-lock brake pump […]

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Power Steering, Loose Brakes Force GM Truck, SUV Recalls

Power Steering, Loose Brakes Force GM Truck, SUV Recalls General Motors has issued two major recalls over defective steering and brake issues. GM said more than one million full-size pickups and large SUVs are at risk of briefly losing power steering after a sudden turn, especially at low speeds. GM said it had identified 30 […]

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Fire Risk Sparks Toyota Hybrid Recall

Fire Risk Sparks Toyota Hybrid Recall Toyota is recalling 200,000 of its hybrid vehicles in the U.S. because of an electrical system defect that could cause a fire. Affected are these models produced between June 2015 and May 2018: Prius Prius plug-in hybrid C-HR SUV Owners should start receiving letters this month. Dealers will fix […]

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Attorney Billy Edwards Selected for International Legal Honor

Attorney Billy Edwards Selected for International Legal Honor (Corpus Christi, TX – July 30, 2018) – Billy Edwards, of the Edwards Law Firm, has been inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL), an honor limited to only 500 active trial lawyers in the United States. The Academy selects members worldwide who have achieved […]

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Bad Brakes, Tires, Exposed in Texas Truck Inspections

25% of Big Trucks in Texas Pose Safety Risks Almost one in four 18-wheelers and other commercial vehicles inspected by Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) officers last month were in violation of major safety rules, a clear indication the trucking industry isn’t doing enough to police their own and protect other drivers on the road. […]

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How to Find VINs, Tire Stats and Other Information on Your Vehicle

How to Find VINs, Tire Stats and Other Information on Your Vehicle Vehicle and tire recalls are issued so often it would be easy to succumb to “concern fatigue” and decide to think about it later. But some recalls — like airbag recalls on older vehicles that have spent time in hot, humid climates — […]

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Safety Defects Prompt Toyota, Hyundai to Recall New Vehicles

Safety Defects Prompt Toyota, Hyundai to Recall New Vehicles Toyota is recalling about 65,000 model year 2018 Tundras and Sequoias, claiming they are at risk for having their electronic stability control systems shut down unexpectedly. These systems help drivers avoid crashes by reducing the danger of skidding, or losing control as a result of over-steering. […]

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Fuel Leak, Fire Risk Leads to Recall of 2018 Toyota Camry

Fuel Leak, Fire Risk Leads to Recall of 2018 Toyota Camry Toyota is recalling nearly 12,000 model year 2018 Toyota Camrys equipped with V-6 engines because of a risk of fuel leaks that could lead to fires. Toyota said affected vehicles have fuel delivery pipes that may not be properly connected to the fuel hoses […]

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Risk of Steering Wheel Detachment Triggers Ford Recall of 1.38 million Cars

Risk of Steering Wheel Detachment Triggers Ford Recall of 1.38 Million Cars Ford Motor Company is recalling 1.38 million cars worldwide because of reports of steering wheels coming completely off. Affected are model year 2014 through 2018 Ford Fusions and Lincoln MKZ sedans. Ford said it had received reports of at least two accidents related […]

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Fire Risk Sparks Recall of 6,000 Ford Focus, Fusion Cars

Fire Risk Sparks Recall of 6,000 Ford Focus, Fusion Cars Ford is recalling nearly 6,000 Ford Focus and Ford Fusion cars with manual transmissions for potential clutch plate fracture leading to transmission fluid leakage and fire risk. Affected are: 2013-16 Ford Focus vehicles with 1.0-liter engines 2013-15 Ford Fusion vehicles with 1.6-liter engines Ford said […]

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