Tag: Recalls

A Bunch Of Older Ford, Mercury And Lincoln Have Been Recalled In The USA And Canada

Ford’s latest round of safety recalls includes North America as well as Canada (exclusively), with models such as the Fiesta, Fusion, E-Series and more needing their owners’ attention. Among the North American recalls we count select 2014-2015 Fiesta models, 2014-16 Fusion and the 2014-16 Lincoln MKZ. Affected vehicles might present with a defect inside their […]

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Recall: Getting Trapped Inside The Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Is Not The Worst Way To Self-Isolate

While most of us are forced to stay indoors these days/weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic, some Lamborghini Aventador SVJ Coupe and Roadster owners could find themselves trapped in their expensive cars. In the NHTSA’s Description of the Defect, “a non-properly trained new operator” is blamed for the issue that has led to the recall […]

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Careful Now, The Hood On Your 2020 Chevy Silverado And GMC Sierra Might Open While Driving

GM is recalling certain 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 and 3500 trucks, as well as GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 models over a potential hood latch issue. According to the NHTSA recall notice, the hood-latch striker wires may not have been heat-treated properly, which in turn could cause them to fracture. If that happens, the hood […]

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Volvo Recalls 736k Cars After Discovering Automatic Braking System Might Not Detect All Objects Or People

Volvo has recalled more than 730,000 vehicles worldwide due to an issue with the company’s autonomous emergency braking (AEB) system. The fault was discovered by Danish motoring body FDM while testing an XC60 late last year. The organization discovered that the emergency braking system of the SUV consistently failed, “meaning that the car did not […]

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Jeep Gladiator, Wrangler Recalled Over Clutch Issue, FCA Doesn’t Have A Remedy Yet

Jeep has issued another recall for certain Gladiator and Wrangler equipped with manual transmissions, this time due to a problem with the clutch pressure plate. In the description of the defect, the NHTSA notes that under certain circumstances, the clutch pressure plate could overheat through friction, leading to possible fracture. Review: Should You Even Consider […]

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New Ford And Lincoln Recall For Possible Suspension Failure Affects Nearly 230,000 Cars

Ford has issued a safety recall for select Flex, Taurus SHO Performance Pack, Taurus Police Interceptor Sedan and Lincoln MKT vehicles in North America over a possible suspension issue. In the ‘Description of the Cause’, the NHTSA noted that “under high stress conditions that exist during full rear suspension articulation (jounce and rebound), toe link […]

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