Ford Recalls 570K Vehicles For Fire Risk, Door Latch TroubleFord is recalling more than 440,000 vehicles in North America to fix problems that can cause engine fires and doors to open unexpectedly. Owners can keep driving the vehicles but should see a dealer.
Nissan Altima Doors May Open When Window Rolled DownYou might not want to open a rear window if you're driving a Nissan Altima. The company is recalling more than 341,000 of the midsize cars in the U.S. because the doors might open if a rear window is lowered.
Toyota Recalls Trucks Due To Bumper Step IssueToyota said that it is recalling about 79,000 pickup trucks because steps in the rear bumpers could break. The recall covers Tundra pickup trucks from the 2016 and 2017 model years.
GM Appeals Ignition Switch Ruling To Supreme CourtGeneral Motors is asking the Supreme Court to overturn a lower court's ruling that held it responsible for ignition switch injuries and deaths that occurred before its 2009 bankruptcy.
Cuisinart Recalls Food Processors For Broken BladesCuisinart is recalling about 8 million food processors after dozens of consumers reported finding pieces of broken blades in their food. There have been 30 reports of mouth lacerations or tooth injuries from the broken blades.
NHTSA Wants You To Complain About Cars MoreGovernment officials want more people to complain about auto safety problems. The NHTSA is proposing a rule requiring automakers put labels on sun visors of new vehicles with instructions on how to file safety complaints.
GM Allowed Recall Delay To Prove Air Bag SafetyAuto safety regulators are allowing General Motors to delay a large recall of potentially defective air bags, giving the company time to prove that the devices are safe and to possibly avoid a huge financial hit.
Fiat Chrysler Recalls Cars For Fuel Leaks & Wiper IssuesFiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 35,000 vehicles to fix possible fuel leaks and another 54,000 cars to repair problems with windshield wipers. The recalls affect Dodge Durango, Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Dart models.
Mazda Recalls Cars Due To Possible Fuel LeaksMazda is recalling almost 70,000 of its RX-8 sports cars in the United States to fix possible fuel leaks that can cause fires. The recall covers vehicles from the 2004 through 2008 model years.
Kidde Recalls Millions Of Smoke DetectorsMillions of smoke detectors have been recalled due to a potential defect. Kidde just pulled certain models from the market over concerns that the battery life alert will not chirp when it needs to be replaced.
NHTSA Chief Says Honda Must Do More To Fix Air BagsHonda must do more to track down owners of 300,000 cars with highly dangerous Takata air bag inflators and make sure that they are repaired, the nation's top auto safety regulator said Wednesday.
Hyundai Recalls Cars Because Sunroofs Can Pop OffHyundai is recalling certain Sonata midsize cars in the United States because the panoramic glass sunroofs can come loose and fly into traffic. The recall covers cars from the 2015 and 2016 model years, including gas-electric hybrids.