Recalls

Ford recalling 2020 Explorer for fire risk
Ford recalling 2020 Explorer for fire risk

Ford announced Wednesday that is recalling 2020 Explorers for a potential fire hazard posed by an unsecured wiring harness. The campaign is limited to models with the 2.3- and 3.3-liter engines. Ford says that part of the harness near the air conditioner pulley can come loose and make contact with...Read More»

2020 Subaru Outback
2020 Subaru Outback, 2020 Legacy recalled for brake problem

The 2020 Subaru Outback and 2020 Subaru Legacy are being recalled even as initial deliveries of the redesigned wagon-like crossover and sedan arrive at dealerships. A missing or loose bolt in the brake pedal mount can impair braking and increase the risk of a crash, Subaru reported to the NHTSA on...Read More»

2020 Nissan Versa First Drive
Nissan recalls 1.2 million new vehicles for faulty rearview cameras

Nissan has initiated a recall of more than 1.2 million vehicles due to the rearview camera potentially displaying a blank screen when the affected vehicles are put in reverse. The recall campaign covers almost every model sold under both the Nissan brand and luxury subsidiary Infiniti since 2018...Read More»

2020 Jeep Gladiator
Jeep tells dealers to stop selling certain 2020 Gladiator models until driveshaft fixed

Consumers looking to buy a 2020 Jeep Gladiator pickup may have to wait. Parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles issued a recall for the popular new model and told dealers to stop selling certain Gladiators until a fix can be made on the rear driveshaft. On Sept. 5, FCA issued a voluntary recall...Read More»

2016 Ford Edge
Ford recalls sedans and crossovers affected by road salt

Road salt can corrode the electric power steering mechanism in certain Ford and Lincoln models, Ford announced in a recall. The 2013-2016 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ mid-size sedans, as well as the 2015-2016 Ford Edge and 2016 Lincoln MKX five-seat crossovers were listed in the recall. The recall...Read More»

2018 Chevrolet Malibu
GM recalls 2018 Chevy Malibu with turbo engine

General Motors is recalling certain 2018 Chevy Malibu mid-size sedans equipped with 1.5-liter turbo-4 engines. A software error can prevent the engine from starting and, in rare cases, the car can stall while running and increase the risk of a crash. The software error in the engine control module...Read More»

2017 Ford Explorer XLT Sport Appearance Package
2017 Ford Explorer recalled for sharp seat edges

Ford is recalling nearly 335,000 model year 2017 Explorers equipped with power-adjustable seats due to sharp edges on the frames which can result in hand injuries. The company said it has received 31 reports of injuries from customers reaching between the seat and the center console and coming into...Read More»

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
GM recalls 3.4M trucks and SUVs for braking issue

General Motors is recalling 3.46 million newer model trucks and full-size SUVs for a brake issue that can increase the risk of a crash. The recall of 3,456,111 vehicles in the U.S. includes certain models of the 2014-2018 Cadillac Escalade, Chevy Silverado, Chevy Suburban, Chevy Tahoe, GMC Sierra...Read More»

2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel, Bear Mountain, May 2014
Ram expands recall to 2M pickup trucks for power tailgate that can open while driving

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is broadening its recall of Ram pickup trucks due to a power tailgate malfunction that can open while a truck is in motion. Cargo can dump on to the road because of the faulty tailgates, which can create a serious risk to other drivers, as well as lose all that stuff from...Read More»

2018 Ford Explorer
Ford recalls more than half a million newer F-150, Explorers and other vehicles

Ford is recalling more than half a million new trucks and SUVs in North America for potential lack of seat restraint in event of a crash. The safety recall announced August 30 covers 483,325 models in the U.S. including America's bestselling vehicle, the Ford F-150. Affected vehicles include...Read More»

2005 Toyota Corolla CE
Toyota recalling 135K Matrix, Corolla models for faulty airbags

Toyota said this week it would recall about 135,000 vehicles, including 2003-2008 Corolla sedans and 2003-2008 Matrix hatchbacks, for faulty airbags that may not deploy properly in a crash. According to paperwork filed with federal regulators, the affected cars were previously recalled as part of a...Read More»

2020 Kia Telluride
2020 Kia Telluride recalled for faulty child seat restraints

Kia will recall more than 30,000 Telluride crossovers for defective seat belt assemblies that may not properly restrain child seats in a crash, the automaker announced this month. Kia said there have been no deaths or injuries due to the seat belts. According to paperwork filed with federal...Read More»

2011 Volkswagen Jetta
Volkswagen recalling nearly 700K cars for rollaway risk

Volkswagen is recalling more than 679,000 Golf, Jetta, and Beetle models to address a defect that could cause the cars to unexpectedly roll away, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced last week. The defect is in the shift lever assembly. A contaminated switch can trick the...Read More»

2019 Toyota RAV4
2019 Toyota RAV4 crossover recalled for faulty backup camera

Toyota is recalling more than 14,000 2019 RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid SUVs for potentially defective backup camera wiring that may result in the camera failing to activate when reverse gear is selected. According to paperwork filed with federal authorities, Toyota said affected RAV4 models were built...Read More»

2015 Ford Fusion Hybrid
More than 100K 2015 Ford Fusion, Lincoln MKZ sedans recalled for seat belts that can erode

Ford announced last week that it would recall more than 100,000 2015 Ford Fusion and 2015 Lincoln MKZ sedans for seat belt fasteners that could erode and fail to hold occupants in place in a crash. The automaker said it was aware of one injury caused by the faulty seat belts. In a statement, Ford...Read More»

2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio
No, you're not crazy; Alfa Romeo recalls 22K Stelvio, Giulia models for optimistic gas gauges

Alfa Romeo announced last month that it would recall nearly 22,000 Stelvio crossovers and Giulia sedans for fuel gauges that showed higher fuel levels than the actual amount. The recall covers 2018-2019 models and will begin next month. More than 11,000 Giulia sedans are affected and more than...Read More»

2019 Mazda 3  -  first drive  -  Los Angeles, January 2019
Mazda recalls more than 9K Mazda3s for poorly fitted front seats

The latest 2019 Mazda 3 is subject to another new recall. According to documents the Japanese brand filed with the NHTSA, Mazda is recalling 9,430 cars for poorly fitted front seats. The documents, published last week, detail an issue with head restraints in the compact cars. In a crash, the head...Read More»

2019 Nissan Titan
Nissan recalls 91K Titan pickup trucks for wiring short

Nearly 100,000 versions of Nissan's full-size Titan pickup truck will be recalled. Per documents the automaker filed with the NHTSA, which the agency made public this week, the truck may be at risk of an electrical short. Specifically, 2017-2019 Nissan Titans are part of the recall and the campaign...Read More»

2019 Subaru Outback
2019 Subaru Outback and Legacy models recalled for faulty welds

A small number of 2019 Subaru Outback and its sedan cousin, the Subaru Legacy, will be recalled. According to information Subaru filed with the NHTSA on July 11, the Japanese automaker is recalling 2,107 Outback and Legacy models. Legacy sedans and Outback wagons share a similar skeleton and are...Read More»

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