American Honda Recalls 241K Odyssey Minivans

American Honda Recalls 241K Odyssey Minivans

American Honda is recalling more than 240,000 of its late-model Odyssey minivans due to a wiring harness problem that could lead to a fire in the vehicle. The automaker is recalling about 241,000 model-year 2018-2020 Honda Odyssey EX-L, Touring and Elite minivans in...
Honda, Toyota Recall 6M Vehicles Due to Airbags

Honda, Toyota Recall 6M Vehicles Due to Airbags

Japanese automakers Toyota and Honda are recalling 6 million vehicles to deal with two separate airbag issues, including some Takata airbags. Toyota will fix 3.4 million vehicles around the world with ZF airbags that may not inflate due to the problem. The problem is...
Safety Group Wants Cabs With Open Recalls Parked

Safety Group Wants Cabs With Open Recalls Parked

If the massive recalls by General Motors and Takata in recent years have taught the public anything, it’s that vehicle owners are bad about bringing those vehicles to get the fixes necessary to make those cars, trucks and utes safe. Now, the Center for Auto Safety, a...
Mercedes-Benz USA Accepts Potential $20M NHTSA Fine

Mercedes-Benz USA Accepts Potential $20M NHTSA Fine

Mercedes-Benz USA has agreed to pay as much as $20 million fines due its failure to handle U.S. vehicle recalls correctly. The penalty was dealt after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration conducted a one-year investigation of 1.4 million vehicles...
General Motors Recalling 900,000 Vehicles

General Motors Recalling 900,000 Vehicles

General Motors issued two recalls covering more than 900,000 vehicles due to software and fire problems. The first recall covers more than 550,000 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Cadillac CT6 and GMC Sierra 1500 vehicles due to a potential software issue that could...
Ford Recalling Nearly 550K Super Duty Trucks

Ford Recalling Nearly 550K Super Duty Trucks

Ford Motor Co. issued a recall Friday for nearly 550,000 Super Duty pickups in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The action, which covers 547,538 trucks in the 2017 through 2019 model year, covers carpet flooring that could catch fire after a crash, the company said. The...
FCA Recalling 160K Ram Pickups for Potential Fire Issue

FCA Recalling 160K Ram Pickups for Potential Fire Issue

Fiat Chrysler issued a recall for about 160,000 diesel-powered Ram pickups due to a problem with coolant leaks that could catch fire. The action for Ram 1500 models from the 2014 through 2019 model years. The vehicles are primarily in the U.S. and Canada. According to...
Subaru Recalls More than 450K Imprezas, Crosstrek

Subaru Recalls More than 450K Imprezas, Crosstrek

Subaru of America is recalling more than 450,000 late-model Imprezas and Crosstreks in two separate actions. The recalls cover as many as 466,205 vehicles, according to Subaru in a statement to the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration. The first recall...
NHTSA Investigating Problems With Tesla Battery Update

NHTSA Investigating Problems With Tesla Battery Update

Tesla Inc. is facing charges that it should have issued a recall of 2,000 vehicles after a software upgrade reduced the driving range of the vehicles and made them more susceptible to non-crash fires. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Friday it...