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BMW 3-Series Recall Adds 42,000 Vehicles To Airbag Action

BMW 3-Series Recall Adds 42,000 Vehicles To Airbag Action

After conducting its internal investigation, BMW now says that it will recall 42,000 2002 through 2003 BMW 3-Series vehicles as part of the massive Takata airbag recall we covered in April. At the time the airbag recall story broke, BMW said it would participate but did not immediately know how... read more

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2013 Nissan Altima

2013 Nissan Altima Recalled For Spare Tire Defect

Nissan is recalling certain 2013 Altima mid-size sedans because the spare tires may have been “significantly” over- or under- inflated. A notice on the National... read more April 29, 2013 by  0


 
Bluetooth headset concept by Ilshat Garipov

NHTSA's Distracted-Driving Guidelines Say Hands-Free Calls Are A-Okay

In February of 2012, U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued a rough draft of preliminary recommendations on... read more April 24, 2013 by  0


 
2013 Nissan Pathfinder

Nissan Pathfinder, Infiniti JX Recalled For Faulty Brake Part

Nissan is conducting a safety recall of certain 2013 model year Nissan Pathfinder and Infiniti JX SUVs due to a potentially defective brake part that may fail and make it... read more April 22, 2013 by  0


 
2013 Honda CR-V

Honda Recalls 204,000 SUVs, Minivans In U.S. For Shift Interlock Problem

Honda is recalling certain 2012 and 2013 CR-V SUVs and Odyssey minivans as well as certain 2013 Acura RDX crossovers to fix an automatic shift problem. A notice on the... read more April 22, 2013 by  0


 
Will Kids' Seats Fit in the 2011 Nissan Leaf?

Parents Who Don't Wear Seatbelts Don't Buckle Up Their Kids, Either

Earlier this year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration unveiled results from the National Occupant Protection Use Survey. The survey examined the everyday use... read more April 10, 2013 by  0


 
Older driver

NHTSA Proposes Older Driver, Family Vehicle Safety Ratings

In an effort to provide more relevant and useful vehicle safety ratings for specific audiences, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is proposing two... read more April 9, 2013 by  0


 
2013 Hyundai Elantra sedan

Hyundai Elantra Recalled For Airbag Problem

In an action from the major electrical-problem recall announced this week by the automaker, Hyundai is also recalling certain 2011 through 2013 Elantra compact cars for a... read more April 3, 2013 by  0


 
2010 Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai, Kia Recall Affects 1.7 Million Vehicles With Electrical Problems

In the largest-ever recall affecting Korean automakers Hyundai and Kia, Hyundai is recalling more than one million vehicles for electrical problems, while its sister company... read more April 3, 2013 by  0


 
2013 Ford Explorer

Lincoln MKS, Ford Explorer, Taurus Recalled For Fuel Tank Issue

Ford is conducting a voluntary safety recall of a small number of 2013 Explorer SUVs, 2012 Taurus and Lincoln MKS sedans over concerns their fuel tanks may leak and pose a... read more April 3, 2013 by  0


 
2009 Subaru Legacy

Subaru Legacy, Outback Recalled For Possible Brake Line Corrosion

Subaru is recalling certain 2005 to 2009 model year Legacy and Outback vehicles sold in 20 salt belt states and Washington, D.C. to check for possible corroded brake lines... read more April 3, 2013 by  0


 
2006 Hyundai Sonata

NHTSA Opens Investigation Into Rust On 2006-2008 Hyundai Sonata

Safety regulators have begun a preliminary evaluation of rust affecting some 393,000 Hyundai Sonata mid-size cars from the 2006 through 2008 model years. This action by the... read more April 2, 2013 by  0


 
NHTSA's SaferCar app

NHTSA's SaferCar App Offers Details About Safety, Recalls, And More

Government agencies can do many things well, but their websites often come up short. Consider the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's site, which even we have... read more March 28, 2013 by  0


 
2008 Acura TSX

Acura TSX Recalled For Potential Engine Stall Problem

Honda is recalling certain 2004 through 2008 model year Acura TSX sedans originally sold or registered in “salt-belt” states for a potential engine stall problem... read more March 25, 2013 by  0


 
2013 Cadillac SRX

Cadillac SRX, Buick LaCrosse Recalled For Transmission Issue

General Motors is recalling certain 2013 model year Cadillac SRX crossovers and Buick LaCrosse sedans to fix a software glitch that could cause the transmission to shift... read more March 21, 2013 by  0


 
Audi's matrix-beam LED lighting

Audi's Smart LED Headlights Banned In The U.S., Okay Everywhere Else

During the 2012 Super Bowl broadcast, Audi debuted a commercial that put its massively bright LED headlamps in the spotlight. The clip's vampire theme was dull, but it got... read more March 20, 2013 by  11


 

 
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