The Japanese company has refused to comply with a U.S. government demand for an expanded recall of its air bags that can explode and shoot out shrapnel.
The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure — and even kill — a driver.
A defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?
The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.
General Motors, Toyota, and Honda have each indicated what the future holds for automobiles, announcing upcoming automated models of their vehicles.
As the auto industry strives to sustain its post-recession comeback, car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.
GM is on track to break the American automaker record for the most recalls in a single year, ever.
“People feel like it’s a store. There are so many things in it. You can shop in it.” – Jackie and her Honda CRV
“I swear, I’m not a bad driver! I just struggled for awhile to get the hang of it.” – Chris and his Honda Accord
Three people were taken to a hospital, including a 4-year-old boy, after the SUV they were in rolled over in the northwest suburbs.
Two automakers are issuing recalls involving millions of vehicles due to concerns about braking and engine fires.
Honda Motor Co. says it plans to recall an undetermined number of vehicles because of brake fluid leaks that could lead to weaker braking power, the same issue that led Toyota Motor Corp. to recall 1.5 million vehicles.
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 1.53 million Lexus, Avalon and other models, mostly in the U.S. and Japan, for brake fluid and fuel pump problems. Honda Motor Co. also plans to recall vehicles because of brake fluid leaks that could lead to weaker braking power.