Ford recalls cars for doors that can open while driving
Ford recalls cars for doors that can open while driving

Ford is recalling select compacts and sedans for an issue that could result in a door opening while the car is moving, the automaker announced Wednesday. The recall includes 248,912 vehicles in the U.S., including the 2014-2015 Ford Fiesta, the 2014-2016 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ mid-size sedans...Read More»

2020 Volvo XC60
Volvo recalls all new models for faulty automatic emergency braking

Volvo is recalling all 2019-2020 models equipped with automatic emergency braking (AEB) because the system may not detect obstacles and stop the vehicle as designed, according to paperwork filed by Volvo to the NHTSA on March 12. Without AEB working properly, there is a higher risk of a crash...Read More»

2019 Toyota Camry
Toyota, Lexus expand fuel pump recall to 1.8 million vehicles

Toyota expanded its recall of vehicles with a faulty fuel pump and ordered dealers to stop selling newer models because the failure can stall the engine and increase the risk of a crash, the automaker announced to the NHTSA on March 4. The low pressure fuel pump inside the fuel tank can fail, and...Read More»

2013 Kia Optima Hybrid
Kia recalling more than 141,000 Optima sedans for faulty fuel lines

Kia will recall 2013-2014 Optima sedans for a faulty fuel line that could crack and increase the risk of a fire, the automaker announced last month. According to paperwork filed with federal safety officials, no injuries or fires have been reportedly caused by the defective line. At issue are...Read More»

2019 Ford F-150 with self-leveling kit
Ford issues 3 recalls for F-150, F-Series pickup trucks

Ford announced Wednesday three separate recalls for the Ford F-150 and F-Series Super Duty line of pickup trucks. The first and largest of the recalls covers 166,196 newer model F-150s with LED headlights. The daytime running lights (DRL) on some 2018-2020 F-150s equipped with LED headlights can...Read More»

2009 Kia Sorento
Kia Sorento, Sedona recalled for increased fire risk

Some Kia Sorento crossover SUVs and Kia Sedona minivans are being recalled for a short circuit that could increase the risk of fire even when the engine is off, the automaker announced on Feb. 19. Moisture can enter the anti-lock brake module and result in an electrical short, which can cause an...Read More»

2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid - Best Car To Buy 2020
Toyota recalls certain 2020 sedans, crossovers, and hybrids for engine coolant leak

Toyota is recalling certain new hybrid and gas models equipped with a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine due to an engine coolant leak that can cause the cars to stall, which can increase the risk of a crash. Toyota announced the recall of certain 2020 Toyota and Lexus models on Feb. 6, and ordered dealers...Read More»

2018 Ford Taurus
Ford recalling more than 225,000 vehicles for faulty suspension

Ford said Wednesday that it would recall more than 225,000 Taurus sedans, Flex crossovers, and Lincoln MKT crossovers for a faulty suspension component that could crack under heavy use. Police vehicles are also included in the recall. According to the automaker, the vehicles' rear suspension toe...Read More»

2011 Hyundai Elantra
Hyundai recalls more than 425,000 Elantras for fire risk

Hyundai is recalling certain 2006-2011 Elantra compact sedans and 2007-2011 Elantra Touring wagons due to a short circuit that may occur in the anti-lock braking system (ABS), the South Korean automaker announced Feb. 6. The recall covers 429,686 models. Moisture can enter the ABS module, which can...Read More»

2020 Ram 2500
Ram recalling nearly 85,000 new heavy-duty pickups for fire risk

Ram will recall 84,978 2019-2020 heavy-duty pickups for an issue that may cause their transmissions to leak fluid, which can lead to an increased fire risk, the company announced this month. At issue are 2019 and 2020 Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission, which...Read More»

2000 Toyota RAV4
Toyota recalls 20-year-old cars for airbag defect

Toyota is recalling older model RAV4, Celica, and Supra models for an airbag defect that could cause the inflators to rupture or the airbag to underinflate, thereby increasing the risk of injury in a crash. The automaker's announcement on Monday echoed one from Honda, who last week recalled 2.4...Read More»

2019 Toyota Corolla
Toyota recalls 2.9 million newer vehicles for airbag and seat belt defects

Toyota is recalling 2.9 million hatchbacks and sedans from a defective electronic control unit that can malfunction during a crash, the automaker announced Tuesday. The signal from crash sensors might not be read, leading to incomplete deployment of airbags and seat belt pretensioners. This can...Read More»

2000 Honda Accord Sdn DX
Honda recalls 2.4 million vehicles for a separate Takata airbag issue

Honda is recalling 2.4 million older model Honda and Acura vehicles to inspect and replace airbag inflators supplied by Takata, Honda announced Tuesday. The recall affects 1996-2003 model years, but Honda said it was not related to prior Takata airbag inflator recalls. Last week, BMW, Nissan, GM...Read More»

2019 Toyota Camry
Toyota, Lexus recall nearly 700,000 new models for fuel pump failure

Toyota is recalling 695,541 new Toyota and Lexus vehicles for a fuel pump that can fail, causing the engine to stall, which can increase the risk of a crash, the NHTSA announced Monday. An impeller in the low-pressure pump in the fuel tank that supplies pressure to the fuel injection system can...Read More»

2008 BMW 3-Series 328i
Takata airbag recall expands as Nissan, BMW, GM, Ferrari call back already repaired vehicles

More automakers are recalling vehicles already recalled and repaired in the ongoing Takata airbag recall. The latest surge in recalls covers vehicles that had a temporary replacement, or like-for-like repair, while regulators and automakers scrambled to assess the scope of one of the largest...Read More»

2011 Subaru Legacy
Subaru recalling nearly 500,000 cars for replacement airbag inflators

Subaru will recall 497,922 cars to replace airbag inflators that were previously swapped in for other faulty airbag inflators as part of one of the largest recalls in automotive history. The recall covers many models sold by Subaru from 2003 to 2014, including the 2003-2006 Baja, 2009-2013...Read More»

2011 Mercedes-Benz CL63 AMG
Older Mercedes-Benz vehicles recalled for detachable sunroof

Mercedes-Benz is recalling older sedans for a sunroof that can detach from the vehicle while in motion. The recall covers 744,852 C-Class and E-Class sedans from the 2001 to 2011 model years. The bonding between the glass panel and sliding roof housing can deteriorate, which can increase the risk...Read More»

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 diesel
GM recalling more than 800,000 new Chevy, GMC trucks and Cadillac sedans for fire risk, brake issues

General Motors announced Thursday it would recall more than 800,000 pickups and sedans for two separate issues affecting brake software and battery cables that could start a fire. According to paperwork filed with federal regulators, more than 350,000 Chevy Silverado 1500 and GMC 1500 pickups from...Read More»

2017 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar
2011-2017 Volvo S60 and V60 recalled for doors that can open unintentionally

Volvo is recalling certain S60 and V60 sedans and wagons for doors that can unintentionally open while the vehicle is moving. The recall covers 144,937 vehicles from model years 2011 through 2017 for a weakened door latch that can break, which can make a door appear to be securely closed when it is...Read More»

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