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In this photo illustration, a man refuels his car. (credit: Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

Average Gas Prices Below $3 Across Texas

Retail gas prices across Texas slipped below an average $3 per gallon. AAA Texas on Thursday reported the average price at the pump settled at $2.99 per gallon.

10/16/2014

Chrysler is recalling minivans for air bag defect. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Chrysler Recalls Nearly 907,000 Vehicles

Chrysler said Thursday that they are recalling nearly 907,000 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles for failing alternators and heated power mirrors that can cause minor fires.

10/16/2014

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Hood Latch Problem Forces Altima Recall

Nissan is recalling more than 220,000 Altima midsize cars in the U.S. because a secondary latch can fail and allow the hoods to fly open while the cars are in motion.

10/10/2014

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Mitsubishi Recalls Vehicles For Stalling Problem

Mitsubishi is recalling nearly 166,000 older small cars and SUVs in the U.S. because the engines can stall unexpectedly.

10/10/2014

In this photo illustration, a man refuels his car. (credit: Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

Texas Gas Prices Up 2 Cents

Retail gasoline prices across Texas have risen 2 cents this week to reach $3.17 per gallon. Drivers in DFW have the most expensive gasoline statewide at $3.23 per gallon.

10/02/2014

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Goodyear Aims To Use Rice Husk In Tires

One of the world’s biggest tire manufacturers is taking another step toward more environmentally friendly production by incorporating rice husks into high-end tires.

09/29/2014

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Toyota Not Expecting Driverless Cars Soon

Your car will soon do more to help avoid a crash. But as for leaving the driving to the vehicle while you relax, don’t get your hopes up. That’s the message from Toyota.

09/05/2014

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Chisholm Trail Parkway Bridges Need Repair

Officials in North Texas will have to repair faulty bridge beams on the new $1.4 billion Chisholm Trail Parkway in Fort Worth after an inspection found some design flaws.

08/25/2014

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Fort Worth Works To Keep Free After Hours Parking Downtown

The city of Fort Worth is working to keep free after hours parking for downtown patrons.

CBS 11–08/21/2014

In this photo illustration, a man refuels his car. (credit: Miguel Villagran/Getty Images)

Gas Prices Drop A Penny Across Texas

AAA Texas reported that the average price at the pump fell to $3.28. The average price fell by 3 cents last week and now is down by 14 cents compared to the same time last year.

08/21/2014

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NHTSA Offers Online Car Recall Check

Starting on Wednesday, the U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled by automakers, but not repaired.

08/20/2014

The logo of American carmaker General Motors (GM) is seen at the opening of a car show. (credit: Getty Images/Nicholas Ratzenboeck/AFP)

3rd Recall On GM SUVs That Can Catch Fire

GM’s troubles with safety recalls have surfaced in another case, this time with the company recalling a group of SUVs for a third time to fix power window switches that can catch fire.

08/08/2014

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