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BMW Recalls X5 SUVs For Steering Problem

BMW is recalling about 35,000 X5 SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because a bolt can break and cause the loss of power-assisted steering.

12/06/2012

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Nissan Recalling Certain Altima Vehicles

Nissan is recalling certain model year 2012 and 2013 Altima vehicles that total about 13,900 because its bolts could become loose and fall out, increasing the risk of a car crash.

10/22/2012

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Toyota Recalling 778,000 RAV4 SUVs

Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it’s recalling 778,000 RAV4 SUVs and Lexus HS 250h sedans in the U.S. to fix a suspension problem that could cause crashes.

08/01/2012

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Feds Expand Toyota Fire Investigation To 1.4M Autos

The government has expanded an investigation into fires that can start in the doors of several Toyota models, adding 600,000 Camrys and other vehicles to the probe.

06/18/2012

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Feds Probe Bus Defect That May Have Caused Crashes

Federal safety regulators are investigating buses made by Motor Coach Industries Inc. during the past 20 years because the drive shafts could fall out and cause the driver to lose control.

03/26/2012

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Subaru Recalls Forester SUVs To Fix Seat Belts

Subaru is recalling more than 275,000 Forester SUVs because a rear seat belt may not hold a child seat in place securely.

03/15/2012

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Chrysler Recalling About 200,000 Jeep Liberty SUVs

Chrysler is recalling about 200,000 Jeep Liberty SUVs, because a key part could break and cause a crash.

03/07/2012

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Nissan Recalling Vehicles For Possible Gas Leaks

Nissan says it is recalling more than 79,000 vehicles in the U.S. to fix possible gasoline leaks.

02/27/2012

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Gov’t To Carmakers: Harness Dashboard Technology

Carmakers should design potentially distracting dashboard technology so it’s automatically disabled while the vehicle is in motion, federal safety officials said Thursday.

02/16/2012

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Feds Urge No Phones Or No Texting While Driving

Texting, emailing or chatting on a cellphone while driving is simply too dangerous to be allowed, federal safety investigators declared Tuesday, urging all states to impose total bans except for emergencies.

12/13/2011

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