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List Of Cars Affected By Airbag Recall

A defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?

10/22/2014

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US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags Fixed

The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.

10/22/2014

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GM Ignition Switch Death Count Rises To 29

At least 29 people have died and 27 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.

10/22/2014

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Chrysler Issues Recall For Nearly 907K Cars, SUVs

Chrysler is recalling nearly 907,000 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep SUVs and cars for failing alternators and heated power mirrors that can cause minor fires.

10/16/2014

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Tesla Adding All-Wheel Drive, Safety Features

Luxury electric car maker Tesla Motors is making its Model S sedan faster and safer in an effort to compete better with other high-end sedans.

10/15/2014

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Mitsubishi Recalls Cars, SUVs For Stalling Problem

Mitsubishi is recalling nearly 166,000 older small cars and SUVs in the U.S. because the engines can stall unexpectedly.

10/15/2014

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Nissan Recalls 2013 Altima Cars Because Hoods Can Fly Open

Nissan is recalling more than 220,000 Altima midsize cars in the U.S. because the hoods could fly open while they’re being driven.

10/10/2014

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GM Uses Facebook, Phone calls To Get Recalled Cars Fixed

Despite the heavy publicity surrounding the scandal, many drivers evidently haven’t heard of the recall or haven’t grasped how serious the defect is…

10/08/2014

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Feds Probe Power Steering In Ford Midsize Cars

Auto safety regulators have opened an investigation into complaints that the power-assisted steering can suddenly fail on three Ford Motor Co. midsize car models.

10/08/2014

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GM Recalls 379,401 Cars, SUVs For Various Issues

The recalls involve the Cadillac SRX and Saab 9-4X, as well as the Chevrolet Spark.

10/03/2014

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Solid September Car Sales Set Stage For Strong Close To Year

GM and Chrysler sales increase 19 percent. Ford sales drop 3 percent.

10/03/2014

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Ford Recalls 850K Cars On Short Circuit Concerns

If the short circuit occurs, restraint devices including the air bags, pretensioners, and side curtains might not work in a crash.

10/01/2014

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Truck Deals Help Boost US Auto Sales In September

September sales won’t be as hot as August, the best month in eight years, but industry analysts still expect them to be strong.

10/01/2014

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Chrysler Recalls Nearly 350,000 Vehicles To Fix Ignition Switches

Ignition switches can move out of position and potentially lead to the engine shutting off while driving and air bags not functioning.

09/26/2014

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GM Expert Says 21 Deaths Eligible For Compensation

The death toll from crashes involving GM small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21.

09/24/2014

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GM Recalls 221,558 Sedans For Fire Risk

GM says the electronic parking brake arm that applies pressure to the back of the brake pads may not fully retract after use.

09/24/2014

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GM Recalls Natural Gas Powered Vans

Vehicles could leak, posing a fire risk. No fires or injuries have been reported.

09/19/2014

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Let Your Car Find A Spot And Park Itself

With a thumb swipe on a smartphone, your car one day will be able to drive into a parking deck, find an open spot and back into a space – all by itself.

09/17/2014

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House Panel: Safety Agency Mishandled GM Recall

A report raises serious questions about the NTSA’s ability to keep the public safe.

09/17/2014

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Number Of Deaths Related To GM Ignition Switches Rises

Nineteen compensation claims have been approved for deaths related to GM ignition switch recall, Twelve injury claims have been approved.

09/17/2014