2011

2010-2011 Nissan Sentra: Recall-Alert
2010-2011 Nissan Sentra: Recall-Alert

Nissan is recalling certain 2010-2011 model year Sentra compact sedans equipped with MR20 engines over a potential battery terminal issue that may cause the engine to stall and not restart. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) site lists the number of potential...Read More»

2011 Nissan Sentra
2010-2011 Nissan Sentra Recalled, May Stall Unexpectedly

If you own a Nissan Sentra from the 2010 or 2011 model years, pay attention: your vehicle may be recalled due to a potential problem with its battery system, which could cause your car to stall unexpectedly. The Sentra recall centers around a faulty terminal stud bolt. It appears that some of the...Read More»

2011 Ford F-150 towing a trailer
2011 Ford F-150 & Other F-Series Models Recalled For Transmission Flaw

Ford Motor Company has issued a recall for 2011 models of its popular F-150 pickup, as well as 2012 vehicles from the F-250, F-350, F-450, and F-550 lines. The recall centers around a problem with the brake shift interlock switch, which could increase the risk of a crash. In a nutshell, the flaw...Read More»

2011 Nissan Juke
2011 Nissan Juke: Recall-Alert

Nissan is recalling certain 2011 Nissan Juke compact cars over concerns that they could stall without warning. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) site lists the number of potential affected units at 28,294. Affected vehicles were manufactured April 9, 2010, the...Read More»

2011 Ford Fusion Sport
2010-2011 Ford Fusion, Mercury Milan: Recall Alert

Ford is conducting a voluntary safety recall on certain 2010-2011 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan sedans for a possible wheel defect that may result in wheels falling off. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) site puts the number of potential affected units at...Read More»

2011 Ford Fusion Sport
2010-11 Ford Fusion & 2010-11 Mercury Milan Recalled

Ford Motor Company has issued a recall for Ford Fusions and Mercury Milans from the 2010 and 2011 model years. Some of those vehicles may have been built with faulty wheel studs, which could crack under the right circumstances, leading to a potential crash. According to a bulletin from the National...Read More»

2011 Toyota Corolla
2010-2011 Toyota Corolla, 2011-12 Toyota Sienna Subject To Two Recalls

Toyota has issued two recalls for the 2010-2011 Corolla and the 2011-12 Sienna. Both vehicles appear to suffer from problems with the A-pillar trim panel (at the front of the vehicle's interior), which could cause additional problems during a crash. The Sienna also has some problems with its stated...Read More»

2011 Nissan Rogue
2011 Nissan Rogue: Recall Alert

Nissan is conducting a safety recall on certain 2011 Nissan Rogue compact crossover SUVs because the circuit board on some electric power steering (EPS) control units may have been incorrectly installed. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) site lists the number of...Read More»

2011 Toyota Corolla
2010-2011 Toyota Corolla, 2011 Toyota Sienna: Recall Alert

Southeast Toyota is recalling certain 2010-2011 model year Corolla compact cars and 2011 Toyota Sienna minivans for a damaged A-pillar trim panel retention clip. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) site lists the number of potential affected units at 518. Affected...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Volt Z-Spec
Chevrolet Volt Beats Dodge Challenger, Porsche 911 In Owner Satisfaction

If you keep up with auto news, you know there's been lots of talk about the Chevrolet Volt recently -- and not the good kind of talk, either. Today, however, Consumer Reports released its latest owner-satisfaction survey, and the results should give Volt fans a pleasant burst of good news. The...Read More»

J.D. Power's 2011 U.S. Navigation Usage and Satisfaction Study
Hate Your Navigation System? J.D. Power Says You're Not Alone

Over the summer, we saw Ford take a tumble in customer satisfaction rankings -- not because of mechanical problems in its vehicles, but because of its MyFord Touch and SYNC systems, which many consumers found difficult to use. A new study from J.D. Power indicates that Ford isn't alone and that...Read More»

2011 Lincoln MKZ
Car-Shopping Tips For Black Friday Deals

If you’re planning to put on your walking shoes and fight the crowds for deals at the mall this Black Friday, you might want to switch up and do something entirely different: shop for a car instead. No, it’s not lunacy. At least, that’s what some of the industry experts have to...Read More»

2011 Nissan 370Z Coupe
2011-2012 Infiniti G37, 2011 Nissan 370Z Recalled For Power Window Flaw

Nissan has announced a recall for the 2011 and 2012 Infiniti G37 coupe and the 2011 Nissan 370Z. The problem? Faulty power windows. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the power window switch controllers on some G37s and 370Zs may not meet the proper...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Volt on test in Little Rock, Arkansas, July 2011
Looking For A Volt? More Now Available As GM Allows Dealers To Sell Demos

It’s no secret that Chevrolet Volt sales have been constrained due to availability. That, and the fact that dealers were eager to hold onto their single demonstrator Volt, if they had one, in order to bring traffic to the store. Now that General Motors has decided to allow dealers to sell...Read More»

2011 BMW 5-Series Gran Turismo M Sport Package
2008-2011 BMW 5-Series, 7-Series, X5 And X6: Recall Alert

BMW is conducting a voluntary safety recall of certain model year 2008-2011 5-Series, 5-Series Gran Turismo, 7-Series, X5, and X6 vehicles equipped with eight- or twelve-cylinder turbocharged engines for a faulty electric auxiliary water pump. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety...Read More»

2011 BMW 7-Series
2008-2011 BMW 5-Series, 7-Series, X5, And X6 Recalled For Fire Hazard

BMW has issued a recall for 5-Series, 7-Series, X5, and X6 vehicles from the 2008 - 2011 model years. Some of those vehicles may suffer from a faulty water pump circuit board, which could result in a fire. Specifically, the BMW recall affects vehicles with 8-cylinder or 12-cylinder turbocharged...Read More»

2011 Ford Explorer
2011 Ford Explorer Hits 100,000 Sales In 2011

When Ford introduced the new 2011 Explorer in July 2010, the automaker knew it had a potential sales hit on its hands. What Ford didn’t know was how many customers would quickly take to the completely revised mid-size SUV. The answer is in, and it turns out that over 100,000 Explorers have...Read More»

2011 Mercedes-Benz E Class 4-door Wagon Sport 3.5L 4MATIC Front Exterior View
2011-2012 Mercedes-Benz Diesel Vehicles: Recall Alert

Mercedes-Benz is recalling certain 2011-2012 vehicles equipped with clean diesel engines over concerns about a fuel leak. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) site lists the number of potential affected vehicles at 6,872. The safety recall involves 2011...Read More»

2011 Mercedes-Benz E Class 2-door Coupe 3.5L RWD Front Exterior View
2011 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Diesel, Others Recalled For Fuel Leak

Mercedes-Benz is recalling 2011 model year E-Class, GL, ML and R-Class vehicles, as well as 2012 model year S-Class vehicles, all equipped with diesel engines. Specific models included in this recall are: 2011 Mercedes-Benz E-Class models, built from July 2010 through February 2011 2011...Read More»

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