FCA, Ford, Honda expand Takata Airbag Recalls
Autonews | May 28, 2015
WASHINGTON -- Following Takata Corp.’s admission last week that its defective airbags were in millions of U.S. vehicles, Fiat Chrysler will add more than 1.8 million vehicles vehicles to its Takata recalls while Ford will...
General Motors is recalling 83,572 SUVs from the 2011 and 2012 model years over a potential ignition lock actuator issue. In affected vehicles, the actuator isn't the right size, which could cause the ignition to get stuck in the...
Ford recalls about 3,000 vehicles in North America
August 8, 2014 - 11:55 am ET
Ford said it is recalling 1,274 Lincoln MKC SUVs from model year 2015 because there may be bubbles or other defects in the windshields. Air may have become trapped between the...
Ford recalls more than 692,000 Escape SUVs, C-Max hybrids for safety issues
Detroit — Ford says it’s recalling more than 692,000 vehicles in North America for two safety problems.
The first case covers 692,500 Escape SUVs and C-Max hybrids from the 2013 and 2014 model years.
GM's 1st-quarter profit to take hit from recalls
April 23, 2014
by Tim Higgins
DETROIT (Bloomberg) -- This was supposed to be the year when General Motors made a record $10 billion in profit.
Now, CEO Mary Barra will be hard pressed to avoid posting a loss when GM announces...
GM's Barra says she'll likely testify before Congress; internal inquiry could last months
March 18, 2014
by Mike Colias
DETROIT -- General Motors CEO Mary Barra said today that she's likely to testify personally before congressional committees looking into GM's handling of an...
Ford recalls 33,021 C-Max hybrid cars due to roof issue
Sat Jul 27, 2013 9:20pm EDT
(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co (F.N) said it was recalling 33,021 C-Max hybrid cars because a roof component did not meet requirements for protecting against head injuries.
The vehicles were built between January...
Toyota recalling 1.3 million cars for airbag problems - NY Daily News
In the U.S., 752,000 Corolla and Corolla Matrix models were being recalled because of a defect that causes airbags to deploy inadvertently. It is the third Toyota recall since October to involve more than a million cars...
crossreference: Last month's 871,000 RECALL
Honda recalls more than 748,000 vehicles for faulty airbag - L.A.Times
By David Undercoffler
January 18, 2013
...The automaker says some of the vehicles may be missing a rivet that holds the airbag's plastic cover in place when it deploys. This could...
crossrefernce: Fusion/Escape Recall thread
Ford: We'll learn from launch recalls - AutomotiveNews
December 17, 2012
..."The key for us is obviously to do better on our quality results, which we're going to do, but not get conservative. We're going to maintain technology...
Honda recalls 625,000 Accords, Acura TL sedans - NBC
By Paul A. Eisenstein, The Detroit Bureau
Honda appears to be well on its way to again leading the market in terms of the number of recalled vehicles. The maker has confirmed more than 625,000 of its Accord and Acura TL sedans will be...
Honda recalls 172,200 U.S. vehicles to fix doors - DetroitNews
July 19, 2012 at 7:42 am
By Associated Press
Honda is recalling 172,200 small SUVs and cars in the U.S. because the doors may not close.
The recall affects 166,000 CR-V SUVs from the 2012 model year and 6,200 Acura ILX small luxury...
NHTSA Drops a $3 Million Fine on BMW for Untimely Reporting of Recalls
FEBRUARY 11, 2012
U.S. federal safety regulators have slapped a $3 million (€2.3 million) fine on BMW North America for delays in reporting and not providing enough information on its safety defects and recalls...
Ford recalls F-Series pickups that could shift out of 'park'
Ford is recalling certain 2011 F-150 pickups and 2012 F-250, F-350, F-450 an d F-550 heavy-duty trucks for transmissions that can be shifted out of "park" without pressing the brake pedal, the National Highway Traffic Safety...
Toyota Recalls 2.17 Million Vehicles In U.S.
By: Associated Press
Feb 24, 2011
Toyota Motor Corp. recalled 2.17 million vehicles in the United States on Thursday to address accelerator pedals that could become entrapped in floor mats or jammed in driver's side carpeting.