Category Archives: Recalls

Mazda considers expanding Takata recall nationwide

Filed under: Recalls, Safety, Mazda

Vehicle recalls have come in force recently. Honda expanded its front driver’s side Takata airbag inflator recall nationwide to cover an estimated 5.4-million vehicles, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Admini… Continue reading

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Hyundai recalls 43k Genesis and Equus models for faulty lighting

Filed under: Sedan, Recalls, Hyundai, Luxury

As you can imagine, it’d be a bit of a problem if the brake lights on your car didn’t work. And that, unfortunately, is precisely the problem that Hyundai has found with some of its higher-end offerings, pr… Continue reading

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Nissan, Infiniti recall more than 130,000 vehicles for potential fuel leak

Filed under: Sedan, SUV, Recalls, Safety, Crossover, Infiniti, Nissan, Luxury

Nissan and its luxury brand, Infiniti, are set to recall 133,592 vehicles after discovering that fuel could leak out around the pressure sensor, potentially increasing the c… Continue reading

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Honda expands Takata airbag recall to 5.4M units in the US

Filed under: Recalls, Safety, Acura, Honda

While Honda already announced plans to take its front driver’s side Takata airbag inflator recall nationwide, the automaker has now officially reported on the number of affected vehicles and the specific mode… Continue reading

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Ford recalling 2015 Mustang for fuel line leak, 20K Transit Connects for plastic panel

Filed under: Coupe, Minivan/Van, Truck, Recalls, Safety, Ford

Ford is recalling 738 examples of the 2015 2015 Mustang with the 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine – 712 in the US, 16 in Canada. A fuel pressure sensor might have been installed incorrectly on the… Continue reading

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Ford, Chrysler and Mazda expand scope of Takata airbag recalls

Filed under: Coupe, Truck, Recalls, Safety, Supercars, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Ram

The scope of the Takata airbag inflator recall is ballooning once again across the United States. Where Honda has elected to take its driver-side airbag campaign nationw… Continue reading

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Honda working with new supplier Autoliv for Takata inflator recall

Filed under: Recalls, Safety, Honda

Takata is fighting against US regulators over whether to expand its airbag inflator recall nationwide, but the affected automakers are continuing to broaden their own campaigns to get these vehicles fixed. Honda is … Continue reading

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It turns out Takata isn’t willing to expand airbag recall nationally after all

Filed under: Recalls, Safety, Honda

There have been “approximately 0.000006 failures per air bag deployment, which is far below the failure rate” of most recalls, Takata claims.

Takata has seemingly made an about face following reports that it wou… Continue reading

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Takata to comply with NHTSA demand for national airbag recall

Filed under: Japan, Recalls, Safety

The Takata airbag recall is about to get a lot bigger, as the Japanese supplier is reportedly preparing to comply with an order by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration to expand its region-specific rec… Continue reading

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GM recalling 316k vehicles due to headlamp faults

Filed under: Sedan, SUV, Recalls, Buick, Chevrolet, GMC

General Motors has announced a recall covering 316,357 vehicles globally, due to the possibility of sporadic or permanent failure of the low-beam headlamps. 273,182 of these vehicles are in the U… Continue reading

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