Recalls

Illuminated Mercedes-Benz logo triggers recall of 2020 GLE and GLS SUVs
Illuminated Mercedes-Benz logo triggers recall of 2020 GLE and GLS SUVs

The three-pointed star may not guide the way after all. The illuminated Mercedes-Benz logo that can appear in the grille of the 2020 GLE Class SUV and 2020 GLS Class SUV has triggered a safety recall, the automaker revealed in paperwork made public by the NHTSA on Monday. The recall of 12,799 SUVs...Read More»

2018 GMC Sierra 1500
GM expands recall of 2018 Escalade, Tahoe, Yukon SUVs, and Silverado and Sierra pickups

General Motors is recalling certain 2018 full-size SUVs and pickup trucks equipped with either a 5.3-liter V-8 or 6.2-liter V-8. A faulty vacuum pump in the affected vehicles could cause a loss in braking, increasing the risk of a crash, General Motors reported in paperwork filed with the NHTSA on...Read More»

2020 Ford Mustang 2.3 High Performance Package
Ford issues 3 recalls totaling more than 750,000 2019-2020 models

Ford announced three separate recalls on Wednesday, encompassing most 2020 Ford vehicles, including two separate recalls for the 2020 Ford Mustang. The most sweeping recall centers around a rearview camera with an intermittent display that could project a blank or distorted image. There isn't...Read More»

2020 Hyundai Tucson
Hyundai Tucson crossover SUV recalled for engine fire risk

Hyundai is recalling certain models of the 2019-2021 Hyundai Tucson crossover SUV for a defective circuit board that can cause an electrical short and increase the risk of an engine fire, according to paperwork filed with the NHTSA last week. The electronic control unit for the anti-lock braking...Read More»

2020 Ram 1500
Ram recalling more than 189,000 pickup trucks for faulty floor mats

More than 189,000 2019-2020 Ram 1500 pickups will be recalled for faulty all-weather floor mats that may not clear adjustable gas and brake pedals in those trucks, the automaker announced last week. More than 160,000 trucks in the U.S. are affected by the recall, and additional trucks were sold in...Read More»

2020 Volvo XC60
Volvo XC60 SUV recalled for loose wipers

Volvo is recalling the 2018-2020 XC60 mid-size crossover SUV for improperly tightened nuts on the windshield wipers, the automaker announced last week. There wasn't enough torque applied to the nut on the wiper arms at the factory, which caused "poor fixation," Volvo said. The wiper arm could...Read More»

2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel
Ram 1500, Jeep Grand Cherokee diesels recalled for stall risk

The Ram 1500 pickup truck and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUV equipped with a 3.0-liter turbodiesel engine have been recalled, parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced last week. A magnetic signal that communicates with the crankshaft can get lost, messing up the timing of the cam shaft and fuel...Read More»

2018 Ford Edge
Ford issues 3 recalls: Over 500,000 Ford Edge, Lincoln MKX crossovers affected

The 2015-2018 Ford Edge and 2016-2018 Lincoln MKX crossover SUVs will be recalled for a brake hose leak that could increase the risk of a crash, Ford announced Wednesday. The front brake hose could rupture in affected vehicles, causing a brake fluid leak. If the brake fluid level falls below a safe...Read More»

2019 Jeep Cherokee
FCA likely to recall 1M Jeeps, Chryslers for excessive emissions

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is likely to recall about 1 million Jeep, Chrysler, and Dodge vehicles in the U.S. for excess tailpipe emissions, the Detroit Free Press reported Wednesday. Internal testing by FCA revealed the 2.4-liter "Tigershark" inline-4 used in vehicles such as the Jeep Cherokee...Read More»

2020 Honda Odyssey
Honda recalls 608,000 newer Odyssey, Pilot, Passport crossovers and minivans for multiple issues

Honda announced Tuesday it would recall three of its more popular models for four issues. Honda is recalling the 2018-2020 Honda Odyssey minivan, 2019-2020 Honda Passport mid-size crossover SUV, 2019-2021 Honda Pilot three-row crossover SUV. The four recalls encompass 608,000 vehicles, but since...Read More»

2020 Toyota Tundra 1794 edition
2018-2020 Toyota Tundra full-size pickups recalled for dull turn signals

The 2018-2020 Toyota Tundra full-size pickup truck has been recalled for an issue with the LED headlights, the automaker announced in paperwork filed with the NHTSA earlier this month. The front turn signal bulbs in the headlight assembly were designed incorrectly, resulting in the wrong filament...Read More»

2019 Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid
2014-2019 Mitsubishi Outlander crossovers recalled for seat belt issue

The Mitsubishi Outlander crossover SUV is being recalled for congestion between the rear seat belt buckles that can cause the right side, or passenger's side, rear seat belt buckle to break, the automaker disclosed in paperwork filed last week with the NHTSA. The problem can be triggered by folding...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Elantra
Hyundai recalls Elantra, Sonata, Accent, and Veloster for increased fire risk

Hyundai is recalling more than 272,000 older model coupes, sedans, and hatchbacks in the U.S. for a faulty electrical socket in the dashboard that can overheat and catch fire, the AP reported on Wednesday. Hyundai said the problem is specific to when air compressors are plugged into the socket for...Read More»

2010 Dodge Grand Caravan
Dodge, Chrysler recalling nearly 1M minivans for faulty airbag clips

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will recall nearly 1 million older vehicles for faulty airbag clips that can loosen over time and become projectiles in a crash, the automaker announced last week. The parent company of Dodge and Chrysler said 925,239 vehicles are affected by the defect, and the company...Read More»

2009 Chevrolet Cobalt
More than 600,000 Chevy Cobalt and HHR models investigated for fuel leaks

Federal officials say they're investigating older models of the Chevrolet Cobalt compact car and HHR small wagon for potential fuel leaks after more than 200 owners filed complaints with safety officials. The probe encompasses more than 614,000 Cobalts from 2008-2010 and HHRs from 2008-2009, The...Read More»

2015 Toyota Prius Liftback
Toyota expands recall for Prius hybrid system failures

Toyota is expanding a recall from 2018 on certain Prius models that can stall while driving, according to paperwork filed with the NHTSA last week. A transistor in the power module can fail when accelerating quickly and cause the hybrid system to shut down, which may cause the vehicle to stall and...Read More»

2018 Volvo XC60
Volvo issues largest recall in company history for seat belt issue

Volvo on Wednesday announced the recall of 2.18 million vehicles globally to repair weak front seat belts, Automotive News reported. The largest recall in the Swedish brand's history covers approximately 308,000 vehicles in the U.S. made between 2006-2019. The issue is degradation of a steel cable...Read More»

2020 Mazda CX-30
2020 Mazda CX-30 recalled for two issues; Mazda 3 also recalled

The new 2020 Mazda CX-30 subcompact crossover is the subject of two separate recalls, one for a brake issue and the other a fuel leak, the automaker announced to the NHTSA earlier this month. The 2020 Mazda 3 is also being recalled for the brake issue shared with the CX-30. The brake issue affects...Read More»

2017 Jeep Cherokee
Jeep Cherokee SUV recalled for transmission issue

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced on Thursday the recall of certain Jeep Cherokee SUVs for a transmission issue that could lead to the vehicle rolling away when it is supposed to be in "park." A driveline connection may slip and lead to a loss of a power. The affected car won't be able to go, and...Read More»

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