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2009-2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI, 2010-2012 Golf TDI: Recall Alert

2009-2012 Volkswagen Jetta TDI, 2010-2012 Golf TDI: Recall Alert

Volkswagen is conducting a voluntary recall on certain model year 2009-2012 Jetta and Jetta SportWagen and 2010-2012 Golf models equipped with the 2.0 TDI diesel engine over concerns about a leaking fuel injector. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) site puts the... read more

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Jeep Grand Wagoneer

Jeep Grand Wagoneer To Return In 2014: Report

Look out Cadillac Escalade, there’s a new luxury family SUV on Chrysler’s horizon, with the reported return of the Jeep Grand Wagoneer sometime in 2014. It the... read more October 4, 2011 by 1


 
Project Ignition

Parenting Tips From Project Ignition Teens On Teen Driver Safety

Back in June, we covered the Project Ignition top 10 teen driver safety campaigns. Now we’ve got an important message to parents from teens of Project Ignition on the... read more October 3, 2011 by 0


 
2011 Dodge Grand Caravan

Get Your Car Ready For Winter

Whether we like to think about winter being right around the corner or not, the signs that the seasons are changing are all around us. So it’s fitting that with October... read more October 3, 2011 by 0


 
Deer and car

Family Car Advice: Steer Clear Of Deer This Fall

While autumn brings the glorious color display of leaves along the highway, it’s also the start of fall breeding season for deer. That means motorists need to exercise... read more October 3, 2011 by 0


 
2012 Dodge Grand Caravan

2012 Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep Vehicles: Recall Alert

Chrysler is conducting a voluntary safety recall of certain 2012 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles equipped with the Pentastar 3.6-liter engine over concerns about debris in... read more September 30, 2011 by 0


 
The 2012 GMC Terrain SLT. Image: © GM Corp.

2012 GMC Terrain Compact Crossover Debuts Single-Camera Collision Alert System

Families opting for safety technologies that can help prevent front collisions and lane departure warnings often have to pay thousands of dollars for them, either as two... read more September 29, 2011 by 0


 
GM and Takata's front center air bag. Image: © GM Corp.

General Motors Leads With Industry-First Front Center Airbag

The 2011 Chevrolet Cruze has 10 standard airbags and that was an industry first for a compact car. Today, General Motors adds another industry first, announcing it will... read more September 29, 2011 by 2


 
Flooded car in parking lot. Photo via Flickr user waitscm/CC2.0

California Mandates Red Warning Stickers For Salvage Cars

Hard on the heels of our warning about scams involving flood-damaged vehicles, well, flooding the market, lawmakers in California have mandated that, come next July, all... read more September 28, 2011 by 1


 
2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8

Consumers: Now You Can Track Production Status Of Your New Chrysler Vehicle

Sitting around the dinner table and wondering out loud when your new Chrysler family car, say, your 2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8, is going to be in just got a lot easier with the... read more September 28, 2011 by 0


 
2011 GMC Yukon

SUVs Safer, Less Likely To Kill Others In Crashes, Study

Everyone knows that if you’re involved in a crash with an SUV and you’re in a smaller passenger car, your likelihood of serious injury or death is higher, right?... read more September 28, 2011 by 0


 
OnStar

OnStar Customers Win, Privacy Policy Changes Reversed

Public outcry over the sensitive issue of privacy has resulted in a complete reversal of OnStar’s privacy policy change due to take effect December 1. That, and the... read more September 27, 2011 by 0


 
2012 Chevrolet Traverse

2012 Eight-Passenger Family Vehicles

Whether your family consists of two adults and six children, or one adult and seven children, or a mix of adults and older children totaling eight, you need a good-sized... read more September 26, 2011 by 0


 
Ford Explorer LEGOLAND

Lego My Ford Explorer: Florida Theme Park To Feature Family SUV

No, you can’t buy it, but the kids will love it anyway. What is it? It’s the Ford Explorer Legoland, a one-of-a-kind Explorer constructed from more than 380,000... read more September 26, 2011 by 0


 
2012 Ford Explorer

2012 Family Crossovers And SUVs With Enhanced Stability Control

By new federal regulation, all passenger vehicles manufactured as of September 1, 2011 must have electronic stability control (ESC) as standard equipment. Some taller... read more September 26, 2011 by 0


 
Nashville flood car

Flood Waters May Be Receding, But Flood-Damaged Car Scams Are On The Rise

One scam is on the rise and consumers are wise to be leery of used car deals that sound too good to be true. The old adage of “Buyer, beware” holds doubly true... read more September 26, 2011 by 0


 

 
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