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U.S. Auto Sales Tap The Brakes In March

American auto sales slowed a bit in the month of March, down less than 1 percent from a year ago, but the industry remains optimistic about the market.

19 hours ago

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Big Rigs Often Go Faster Than Tires Can Handle

Many tractor-trailers on the nation’s roads are driven faster than the 75 mph their tires are designed to handle, a practice that has been linked to wrecks and blowouts but has largely escaped the attention of highway officials.

03/31/2015

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DFW Auto Show Pulls Into North Texas

Are you looking for a new ride? Check out dream cars — while taking notes on the ones that you might actually buy next — at the DFW Auto Show, which has now rolled into town.

03/25/2015

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Mercedes Recalls Cars To Fix Tail Lamps

Mercedes-Benz is recalling just over 30,000 CLS class cars in the U.S. because the LED tail lamps may not light properly on the sides. The recall covers models from 2012 to 2015.

03/24/2015

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GM Recalls Malibus To Fix Sunroof Issue

General Motors is recalling nearly 92,000 Chevrolet Malibu midsize sedans to fix a problem with the power sunroof controls.

03/24/2015

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GM Ignition Switch Death Toll Rises To 74

Families of at least 74 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company.

03/23/2015

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Concerns Over Chrysler Gas Tank “Remedy”

Chrysler recalled 1.5 million vehicles over a gas tank issue, but there are concerns that the solution may not go far enough and that the company is not moving fast enough.

03/23/2015

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Honda Adds Vehicles To Air Bag Recall

Honda is adding nearly 105,000 vehicles to its growing recall of air bag inflators that can explode with too much force. Dealers will replace the driver air bag inflators for free.

03/19/2015

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Kia Recalls Soul SUVs For Gas Pedal Issue

Kia is recalling nearly 209,000 Soul small SUVs because the gas pedals can bend or break. The recall covers certain Soul and Soul electric vehicles from the 2014 and 2015 years.

03/13/2015

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Honda Ad Campaign Urges Recall Repairs

Honda is launching an unprecedented ad campaign in the U.S. starting next week, urging car owners to get vehicles that have been recalled for safety problems repaired.

03/12/2015

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Around Town: Wings & Slicks Driving School

We are a little over a week away from Valentine’s Day and JD Ryan is Around Town with a unique gift idea for the gear head in your life

02/06/2015

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Gas Prices Up 13 Cents Across Texas

Retail gasoline prices have risen sharply across Texas after months of declines. AAA Texas reported Thursday that the average price at the pump settled at $1.98 per gallon.

02/05/2015

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