Tag: Recalls

Ford Announces Three Recalls That Affect More Than 850,000 Vehicles Worldwide

The Ford Motor Company released details on three unrelated recalls today affecting 851,630 vehicles in all. The largest among them is a recall involving nearly 775,000 Ford Explorers. According to the automaker, Explorers sold between 2013 and 2017 may have a seized cross-axis ball joint which may cause a fractured rear suspension toe link. Ford […]

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After Fires, GM Warns Certain 2017-2019 Chevy Bolt EV Owners Not To Park Inside

General Motors says it recommends that owners of 2017-2019 model year Chevrolet Bolts move their vehicle outside after charging and do not charge them overnight following two recent reports of fires. The recommendation follows a recall that was announced in November 2020 that sought to remedy a production fault that was causing some cars to […]

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GM Recalling 410,000 Pickups Over Airbags That Can Explode Without Warning

Air bags are back in the news as General Motors is recalling 410,019 pickups in the United States. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 2015-2016 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra 1500, 2500 and 3500 trucks have roof-rail air bags with inflator end caps that may detach from the inflator or have an inflator […]

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Over 331,000 Chevy Silverado And GMC Sierra Trucks Recalled For Fire Hazard

General Motors has issued a recall for a number of 2017-2019 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickup trucks due to a short circuit issue. The recall impacts models equipped with the automaker’s Duramax diesel 6.6-liter V8 that include the optional engine-block heater cord. According to the company, a short-circuit can develop in the engine-block heater […]

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Remember The Saab 9-4X? It’s Being Recalled Together With The Cadillac SRX

General Motors has issued a recall involving 380,498 examples of the Cadillac SRX and its sister model, the Saab 9-4X. In a recall notice with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, General Motors says that certain SRX and 9-4X models could have received improper servicing requiring adjustment of a rear suspension toe link. In rare […]

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Tesla Recalls 285,000 Vehicles In China Over Unintended Cruise Control Activation

Tesla’s difficulties in China continue as the EV brand has been forced to initiate a recall of more than 285,000 vehicles in the country as a result of an issue with the cruise control function. In certain Tesla models, China’s State Administration for Market Regulation says that the cruise control can be activated unintentionally when […]

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