Recalls

Subaru issues two recalls encompassing 870,000 Crosstrek, Impreza, and Forester models
Subaru issues two recalls encompassing 870,000 Crosstrek, Impreza, and Forester models

Subaru on Thursday announced two separate recalls involving three of its most popular models. Citing an abundance of caution, Subaru recalled the 2017-2019 Impreza sedan and hatchback and 2018-2019 Crosstrek small crossover that shares its bones with the Impreza hatch. The engine control module...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71
2015 Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon recalled again for power steering issue

GM has expanded an earlier recall of the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and 2015 GMC Canyon mid-size pickup trucks, the NHTSA announced Monday. A poor electrical connection subject to corrosion in the power steering system can cause the affected vehicles to lose power steering assist and make steering...Read More»

2019 Honda Accord
Honda and Acura recall nearly every model for a faulty fuel pump

Honda and its luxury brand Acura are recalling nearly every 2019 model and many 2020 models to replace a faulty fuel pump, the automakers announced this week. A defective impeller in the fuel pump could cause the affected vehicles to lose power or stall, thereby increasing the risk of a crash...Read More»

2021 Lincoln Aviator Grand Touring
Lincoln Aviator joins millions of other vehicles recalled for faulty rearview camera

The 2020-2021 Lincoln Aviator is being recalled for a rearview camera that can not display an image when the SUV is in reverse, Ford announced Friday. The intermittent loss of a video feed to the display screen when the vehicle is in reverse violates Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards, though...Read More»

2021 Chevrolet Tahoe
2021 Cadillac Escalade, Chevy Tahoe and Suburban, GMC Yukon recalled for seat belt issue

GM is recalling its redesigned full-size SUVs for seat belts in the third row that can become trapped or damaged in the seat-folding mechanism, the NHTSA announced Monday. During assembly, the outboard seat belts in the third row might have been entrapped or misrouted within the seat, making it...Read More»

2020 Audi A3
Audi expands recall to cover all 2015-2020 A3 sedans and cabriolets

The unknown cause of an error with the passenger detection system prompted Audi to recall all A3 models built for the 2015-2020 model years, according to an announcement from parent company Volkswagen Group of America earlier this month. The passenger occupant detection system (PODS) can...Read More»

2020 Genesis G80
Hyundai's fire issues spread to Genesis in latest recall

Hyundai is recalling certain Genesis sedans for a short circuit in the anti-lock braking system that could lead to a fire in the engine compartment, the NHTSA announced Monday. The latest in a series of engine fire recalls from the automaker and its sister company Kia now spread to Hyundai's luxury...Read More»

2008 Infiniti FX45
Infiniti recalls older SUVs for faulty airbag replacement

Nissan last week announced the recall of certain 2006-2008 Infiniti FX35/FX45 models due to a potential tear in a replacement airbag. The passenger-side airbag subject to the recall replaced a potentially lethal Takata airbag due to that widespread recall. Infiniti says the recall population is...Read More»

2021 Kia Sportage
Kia recalls 380,000 Sportage and Cadenza models for fire risk

Kia's putting out more flames with another large recall related to increased fire risks. This one exhorts owners to park their cars outside and away from homes until the issue is fixed. The recall will affect 379,931 Sportage crossover SUVs and Cadenza full-size sedans, the NHTSA announced this...Read More»

2019 Nissan Sentra
Nissan recalls more than 800,000 Sentra sedans for brake light failure

Nissan is recalling the 2016-2019 Sentra compact sedan for a brake light failure, the Associated Press reported on Tuesday. The brake lights might not come on when the driver presses the brake pedal, thereby increasing the risk of a crash. The recall encompasses more than 854,000 Sentras sold in...Read More»

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 diesel
GM, Mercedes recall newer trucks, SUVs for Continental tire failure

General Motors and Mercedes-Benz are recalling newer trucks and SUVs equipped with Continental tires for a potential break in the sidewall that increase the risk of a crash, the NHTSA announced Monday. Continental said in a statement that the tires were cured too long and "may experience a carcass...Read More»

2021 Ford Bronco Sport
2021 Ford Bronco Sport recalled twice for suspension goofs

Ford last week announced two recalls for the new 2021 Bronco Sport to tighten some bolts and replace the wrong part with the right part. The most recent recall uncovered that a supplier provided the wrong front lower control arms. A squeak and rattle was detected in testing at Ford's plant in...Read More»

2021 Ford F-150 towing
2021 Ford F-150 recalled for loose windshield; F-Series payload overstated

Ford on Monday announced two recalls for its bestselling 2021 F-150 pickup truck and 2020-2021 Ford F-Series Super Duty truck lineup. Redesigned for 2021, Ford F-150 models built in Dearborn from Oct. 27, 2020 to Feb. 3, 2021, are being recalled because the front windshields can come loose. The...Read More»

2021 Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class (GLE 63 S AMG)
Mercedes-Benz to fix nearly 1.3M recalled vehicles with software update

Mercedes-Benz is recalling nearly 1.3 million vehicles but owners can skip a trip to the dealer with an over-the-air software update. In paperwork released Monday by the NHTSA, Mercedes said that owners with a "Mercedes Me" subscription service can opt out of a dealer visit by accepting a remote...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
GM confirms 6M trucks and SUVs recalled with Takata passenger airbags

General Motors last week announced the specific model years included in its expanded recall of vehicles equipped with faulty passenger airbags. The contentious recall of nearly 6 million full-size SUVs and pickup trucks equipped with Takata airbag inflators was ordered by the NHTSA in late...Read More»

2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392
Jeep Wrangler, Gladiator recalled for increased fire risk

Newer Jeep Wranglers and Gladiator pickup trucks equipped with a manual transmission have a wonky clutch plate that necessitated a recall, the NHTSA announced Monday. In paperwork filed by Jeep, the affected vehicles are said to have a clutch pressure plate that can overheat and crack. This could...Read More»

2017 Tesla Model S
Tesla capitulates in recall of Model X, Model S for touchscreen failure

Tesla relented to the NHTSA's request to recall nearly 135,000 electric vehicles for failures of a 17-inch touchscreen in 2012-2018 Tesla Model S sedan and 2016-2018 Tesla Model X SUV. The interface can fail, resulting in a loss of the rearview camera and other "safety-related vehicle functions,"...Read More»

2013 Nissan Pathfinder
Nissan recalls 2013-2015 Pathfinder for brake light issue

The 2013-2015 Nissan Pathfinder three-row SUV is being recalled due to relay switch issue that can leave the brake lights continually illuminated, even when drivers aren't braking, the NHTSA announced on Monday. The recall encompasses 267,276 Pathfinders in the U.S. It is an expansion of a previous...Read More»

2012 Buick LaCrosse
GM recalls Chevy Malibu, Buick Regal, Buick Lacrosse for suspension issue

General Motors is recalling select older model sedans with suspensions that were coated with extra corrosion protection in states where road salt is used to melt ice. The recall encompasses 213,128 vehicles, including the 2012-2013 Buick Regal, 2010-2013 Buick Lacrosse, and 2013 Chevrolet Malibu...Read More»

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