Toyota to pay $1.2B to settle criminal probe - USATODAY
Chris Woodyard, and Kevin Johnson
March 19, 2014
The Justice Department announced Wednesday that Toyota will pay $1.2 billion to settle a criminal probe of its handling of the reports of unintended acceleration in its vehicles and...
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The Probe was officially launched in North America on May 12 1988. Originally, Ford intended to replace the venerable Mustang with the Probe. However, the Mustangs continued sales success and its numerous fans dissuaded Ford form pulling the Mustang off the...
Design Notes: 1988 Ford Probe - AutosOfInterest.com
by Mike (aka "Syclone478")
on October 20, 2012 at 5:58 am
Deprived but not disowned - Although it was groomed since birth to be America’s quintessential free roaming horse, the Mustang, it lost its stride and took on a less vaunted title...
June 22, 2012
DETROIT (Reuters) - U.S. safety regulators opened two separate safety investigations into Chrysler Group's 200 sedan due to complaints of engine stalling and Ford Motor Co.'s Explorer SUV for steering problems.
Both vehicles are for the model year 2011.
Ford Fusion wheel part could be subject of NHTSA probe
January 25, 2011
DETROIT (Reuters) -- U.S. safety regulators said today they have opened a preliminary investigation into a potential problem with wheel studs on 2010 Ford Motor Co. Fusion models.
The hot-selling family...
U.S. safety agency expands probe of Ford Windstar for corrosion
Automotive News --
December 22, 2010 - 6:33 pm ET
WASHINGTON -- U.S. auto safety officials upgraded a probe into Ford Windstar minivans following a raft of new complaints about corrosion in the vehicles.
The National Highway...
Filed under: Minivan/Van, Government/Legal, Recalls, Safety, Ford
The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration has opened a second investigation into 1999-2003 Ford Windstar minivans. The new probe has arisen amidst reports of front subframe corrosion that can cause the vehicle...
MADISON, Wis. -- Dairy farmers large and small from all over the country urged federal regulators Friday to investigate their industry and help determine why the prices that they're paid for milk aren't keeping pace with what consumers are charged at the store.
Honda airbag recall timing - Autoblog
by Jeremy Korzeniewski
on Nov 9th 2009 at 4:30PM
Over the last year, Honda has recalled roughly 444,000 vehicles to repair overpressurized airbag inflators in certain 2001-2002 Honda Accord, 2001 Civic and 2002-2003 Acura TL models. According to the...