Recalls

Mazda recalls most models for faulty fuel pump
Mazda recalls most models for faulty fuel pump

A fuel pump failure has prompted Mazda to recall 121,038 vehicles across its lineup, the NHTSA disclosed on Monday. The impeller in low-pressure fuel pumps can deform, causing the pump to fail and the affected vehicles to not start or to stall at low speeds and, in rare instances, at high speeds...Read More»

2019 Toyota Camry
Toyota Camry recalled for braking issue

A faulty vacuum pump can cause certain Toyota Camry sedans to lose braking power and increase the risk of a crash, the NHTSA disclosed on Monday. Toyota will recall 227,490 Camrys from the 2018-2019 model years to fix the problem. A vane cap in the vacuum pump can degrade prematurely in vehicles...Read More»

2019 Tesla Model 3
Tesla OTA triggers false emergency braking, causes recall fixed by another OTA

Tesla's latest over-the-air update can activate the automatic emergency braking system without any need for braking, increasing the risk of a rear-end collision, the NHTSA disclosed Monday. The 11,704 affected vehicles across the electric car maker's lineup came equipped with its misnamed...Read More»

2009 Volvo S60 2.5T
Volvo expands recall of older sedans and wagons for airbag issue

Volvo will be recalling 194,546 more vehicles as part of a growing airbag recall affecting its older sedans and wagons, the NHTSA disclosed on Monday. Two weeks ago, Volvo announced the recall of 259,383 older sedans for an exploding airbag risk. The issue is similar to the Takata airbag recall...Read More»

2017 Hyundai Sonata
Hyundai Sonata recall indicates wrong direction

Certain Hyundai Sonata mid-size sedans are being recalled for a faulty turn signal indicating the opposite direction than intended, the NHTSA disclosed on Monday. A software malfunction mixes up the turn signal, so vehicles of drivers intending to turn right might indicate the sedan is turning...Read More»

2017 Hyundai Tucson
Hyundai expands fire risk recall to Tucson and Sonata Hybrid

Add the 2017 Hyundai Tucson crossover SUV and 2017 Sonata Hybrid sedan to the growing list of vehicles affected by Hyundai engine fires. More than 95,000 models will be recalled, the NHTSA disclosed on Monday, adding to prior recalls for increased risk of engine fires. The expanded recall includes...Read More»

2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E
Ford recalls all 2021 Mustang Mach-E SUVs for two issues

The 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E electric crossover SUV is being recalled for two issues related to bonding on the windshield and panoramic glass roof, the NHTSA disclosed Monday. In both cases, inadequate bonding can cause the roof glass to separate from the roof while driving, and the front...Read More»

25 years of the airbag
NHTSA probes 30 million more vehicles with Takata airbags

The largest automotive recall in history could get larger still, based on the NHTSA's latest investigation into vehicles equipped with Takata airbags. The NHTSA is investigating the safety of an estimated 30 million vehicles from the 2001 to 2019 model years, according to an internal government...Read More»

2019 Toyota Tundra
2018-2021 Toyota Tundra recalled for increased fire risk

The 2018-2021 Toyota Tundra full-size pickup truck has been recalled for halogen headlights that can overheat and increase the risk of fire to other parts of the truck, Toyota disclosed in paperwork to the NHTSA made public on Monday. The recall affects 158,489 trucks equipped with halogen...Read More»

2021 Ford F-150
2021 Ford F-150 extended cab recalled for seat belt issue

Ford will recall of certain models of the 2021 F-150 for a misrouted seat belt that may not restrain a passenger in a crash, the NHTSA announced today. The recall is limited only to extended cab body styles that Ford calls SuperCab. The regular cab and crew cab (SuperCrew) body styles are not...Read More»

2020 Ram 1500
Stellantis recalls 212,373 Ram pickup trucks for airbag issue

Ruptured airbag inflators prompted the recall of 212,373 Ram pickup trucks, according to paperwork filed last week by parent company Stellantis to the NHTSA. The brand formerly known as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is aware of only one customer issue with the side-curtain airbag inflator rupturing...Read More»

2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV
GM expands recall to every Chevy Bolt EV and Bolt EUV for fire risk

GM expanded the recall of the Chevrolet Bolt EV and Bolt EUV to include every Bolt electric vehicle made in the U.S. since it launched for 2017, the automaker confirmed Friday. Two manufacturing defects in the battery cell could cause the electric hatchback and electric crossover to catch fire. The...Read More»

2018 Hyundai Sonata Limited
Hyundai/Kia recall more than 600,000 sedans for a trunk malfunction

Hyundai and Kia cars are being recalled for a faulty trunk latch, increasing the risk of trapping a person inside the trunk, the NHTSA disclosed Monday. In high-temperature conditions, a crack can develop in the trunk latch emergency release function. If a person gets stuck in the trunk, they would...Read More»

2020 BMW X3
BMW issues two recalls affecting X3, 3-Series, 5-Series, Supra

BMW issued two recalls to fix a fuel pump on older diesel models and run a software update on newer models, the NHTSA disclosed Monday. Brake boost recall The larger of the two recalls encompasses 50,024 new performance-oriented models with engine management software that can cause a loss of...Read More»

2020 Subaru Outback - Best Car To Buy 2020
Subaru recalls 165,000 newer SUVs and cars for fuel pump issue

Subaru is recalling more than 165,000 newer models for a fuel pump issue that could cause the engine to stall, the automaker and the NHTSA disclosed late last month. The recall encompasses every model made by Subaru except for the Crosstrek, and includes the Toyota 86 made in tandem with the Subaru...Read More»

2017 Ford Explorer XLT Sport Appearance Package
Ford recalls more than 675,000 Explorers for another suspension issue

The 2013-2017 Ford Explorer SUV has been recalled again for a fractured rear toe link that could increase the risk of a crash, Ford announced on Friday. A total of 676,152 Explorers are affected in North America, with nearly another 100,000 in other parts of the world. The 2013-2017 Explorer...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2015-2016 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra recalled for airbag issue

GM is recalling 410,019 pickup trucks for an overhead airbag defect that can increase the risk of injury, the NHTSA disclosed this week. This expands a previous recall announced on November 25, 2020, that encompassed only 9,279 models. The roof-rail airbag inflators located on the edges of the...Read More»

2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
GM recalls Silverado and Sierra HD diesels again for block-heater issue

GM is recalling Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra Heavy Duty trucks equipped with a Duramax diesel engine and an optional engine-block heater. A short circuit in the connection to the block heater could cause a fire, the NHTSA disclosed this week. The short circuit can cause a fire if the block...Read More»

2020 Nissan Sentra
2020-2021 Nissan Sentra recalled for steering issue

The 2020-2021 Nissan Sentra compact sedan may have a problem with bent tie rods, and that has prompted Nissan to recall 138,736 models, the NHTSA disclosed Monday. Redesigned for 2020, the Nissan Sentra came with a dual pinion rack-mounted electric power steering system that made it more fun to...Read More»

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