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Aug 15, 2013

Hyundai Recall 2013: 259,000 cars affected due to rust and axle problems

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Hyundai is voluntarily recalling a total of 259,000 cars, which already reached the knowledge of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). This latest Hyundai recall comes after the company, along with its subsidiary, Kia recalled more than 1.6 million vehicles last April due to lamp switch problem. Hyundai, Kia logos Image Credit: Hyundai and […]


May 12, 2013

Jeep Recall 2013: Chrysler recalls 469,000 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Commander worldwide to fix transmission

Jeep Recall 2013: Chrysler recalls 469,000 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Commander worldwide to fix transmission
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Chrysler recently announced a Jeep recall, involving about 469,000 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Jeep Commander vehicles worldwide, including approximately 295,000 vehicles in the United States, to fix the transmission that could shift by itself from park into neutral. 2010 Jeep Grand Cherokee Image Credit: Chrysler via Edmunds.com According to pdf file document posted at the […]


Apr 4, 2013

Hyundai, Kia Recall 2013: Over 1.6 million vehicles recalled due to potential lamp problem

Hyundai, Kia Recall 2013: Over 1.6 million vehicles recalled due to potential lamp problem
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Updated: August 15, 2013 8:20 a.m. Read Hyundai Recall 2013: 259,000 cars affected due to rust and axle problems Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp. announced a voluntary recall, affecting more than 1.6 million vehicles sold in the United States in three separate recall campaigns, which was posted on the official website of the […]


Feb 19, 2013

BMW Recall 2013: BMW recalls 570,000 vehicles in US, Canada, and Australia due to electrical cable problem

BMW Recall 2013: BMW recalls 570,000 vehicles in US, Canada, and Australia due to electrical cable problem
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BMW announced a voluntary recall of around 570,000 vehicles in US, Canada, and Australia due to electrical cable problem. The German car manufacturer has already coordinated with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) about this issue. The list of the affected models is available below. 2011 BMW 335i Image Credit: AutoBlog.com As noted at […]


Jan 4, 2013

Subaru Recall 2013: Subaru recalls over 630,000 vehicles due to fire risk

Subaru Recall 2013: Subaru recalls over 630,000 vehicles due to fire risk
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Subaru America recently announced a voluntarily recall involving more than 630,000 vehicles, after learning that their puddle lights may increase fire risk. This Subaru Recall 2013, being the first reported recall this year, has been coordinated with the office of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). 2012 Subaru Forester SUV Image Credit: Subaru.com According […]


Dec 7, 2012

BMW Recall 2012: BMW recalls 35,000 X5 SUVs due to steering problem

2009 BMW X5
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BMW announced a voluntary recall affecting certain model-year 2009 through 2012 X5 xDrive 35d SAV diesel SUVs due to steering problem, which may fail and cause loss of power steering assist, and may result to car crash. This latest BMW recall involves 35,000 units in the US and Canada. 2009 BMW X5 Image Credit: BMW […]


Nov 10, 2012

Chrysler Recall 2012: Chrysler recalls over 900,000 Jeep SUVs worldwide due to airbags problem

2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee
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Chrysler announced on Thursday, November 8, 2012 a voluntary recall to more than 900,000 Jeep SUVs worldwide due to airbags problem, involving around 744,822 vehicles in the US, 49,000 in Canada and 22,000 in Mexico, and the rest outside North America. 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Image Credit: Chrysler via Edmunds.com As announced by U.S. National […]


Aug 19, 2012

Suzuki recall 2012: Suzuki recalls nearly 102,000 Forenza and Reno cars due to headlamp problem

Suzuki recall 2012: Suzuki recalls nearly 102,000 Forenza and Reno cars due to headlamp problem
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American Suzuki Motors Corp. recently announced a voluntary recall affecting nearly 102,000 units of 2004-2006 Forenza and model year 2005-2006 Reno vehicles due to possible malfunctioning of their headlamps. Suzuki logo Image Credit: Suzuki As noted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on its official website on Saturday, August 18, 2012, this latest […]


Aug 19, 2012

GM, Isuzu recall 258,000 SUVs over power window switch problem, sold in 20 US states and Canada

GM, Isuzu recall 258,000 SUVs over power window switch problem, sold in 20 US states and Canada
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General Motors (GM) and Isuzu announced on Saturday, August 18, 2012 a recall involving more than 249,000 SUVs in 20 US states and around 9,150 vehicles in Canada to fix the problem concerning power window switches that could cause short circuit and eventually result to fire. GM and Isuzu logos Image Credit: GM,Isuzu According to […]


Jul 29, 2012

Mazda recalls 217,500 Tribute SUVs 2001-2006 and 2008 models, following the Ford Escape recall

Mazda recalls 217,500 Tribute SUVs 2001-2006 and 2008 models, following the Ford Escape recall
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Mazda is recalling around 217,500 Tribute SUVs 2001-2006 and 2008 models to fix throttle problem, following the earlier Ford Escape recall, where more than 484,000 Escape 2001-2004 models worldwide were recalled to fix sticking gas pedals, a month after the NHTSA opened a probe involving 68 complaints. 2001 Mazda Tribute Image Credit: Mazda North America […]