July 29, 2015 - Industry News
To bring the subcompact cars into compliance with federal safety standards, dealers will reinforce the area between the rear interior side panels and the exterior vehicle body.
Tags: Mini Cooper, Recalls, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, NHTSA, Subcompact Cars, BMW
July 28, 2015 - Executive Fleet News
In 5,625 vehicles, the electric power steering assist system is at risk for suddenly shutting down during cold weather.
Tags: Audi, Volkswagen, Recalls, Audi S Series, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, Luxury SUVs, NHTSA
July 28, 2015 - Industry News
In these SUVs, the front-passenger seat belts have a buckle latch assembly that may prevent proper fastening.
Tags: Kia Sorento, Mid-Size SUVs, NHTSA, 2016-MY, Recalls, Kia, Seat Belts
July 27, 2015 - Industry News
The automaker reached an agreement with NHTSA relating to how the company conducted vehicle recalls, and will buy back almost 580,000 trucks.
Tags: 2012-MY, Recalls, Ram Truck, 2008-MY, NHTSA, FCA US, Dodge
July 24, 2015 - Industry News
In response to a report of vehicle hacking via the Uconnect system, FCA US is updating software for about 1.4 million vehicles in the U.S.
Tags: Vehicle Hacking, FCA US, Software, Recalls, Uconnect
July 23, 2015 - Industry News
The action affects 2011-2015 model-year SUVs equipped with 2.4L engines.
Tags: Dodge, Dodge Journey, 2011-MY, 2012-MY, Recalls, 2013-MY, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, Mid-Size SUVs, NHTSA, FCA US
July 22, 2015 - Industry News
Included are 2015-2016 model-year Explorer, 2015 Taurus and Flex, 2015 Lincoln MKS and 2015 Lincoln MKT vehicles.
Tags: Ford Taurus, Lincoln MKS, Ford Explorer, Lincoln MKT, Recalls, Ford, 2015-MY, Ford Flex, 2016-MY, Mid-Size SUVs, Luxury SUVs, Full-Size Sedans
July 15, 2015 - Executive Fleet News
The recall affects 106,439 of the luxury crossovers in the 2014 and 2015 model years.
Tags: Honda, Acura, Recalls, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, Luxury SUVs, NHTSA, Acura MDX
July 15, 2015 - Industry News
Dealers will update engine control unit software to address the potential for high thermal stress in certain transistors.
Tags: Toyota, 2012-MY, Recalls, 2013-MY, 2014-MY, Toyota Prius V, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids, Compact Cars
The action, set to get under way in late August, affects 14,595 vehicles at risk for sudden engine shutoff during hot weather.
Tags: Nissan, Recalls, 2013-MY, Nissan JUKE, Nissan Versa, 2014-MY, NHTSA, Nissan Cube
Because of a software glitch, chime reminders to buckle up and remove the key from the ignition may fail to work in cars equipped with the base radio and OnStar.
Tags: Chevrolet, Recalls, Chevrolet Sonic, Chevrolet Spark, General Motors, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, NHTSA, Subcompact Cars
In 32,400 vehicles in the 2012 model year, a defect may cause the occupant detection system to turn off the front-passenger air bag under certain conditions.
Tags: Subaru, 2012-MY, Recalls, Subaru Impreza, Air Bags, Compact Cars
July 10, 2015 - Executive Fleet News
The action, which addresses an overheating issue tied to the HVAC system, affects nearly 165,000 vehicles.
Tags: Hummer, 2010-MY, Recalls, 2006-MY, General Motors, Mid-Size SUVs, NHTSA
July 10, 2015 - Industry News
The recall affects 686,287 Chevrolet Traverse, Buick Enclave, GMC Acadia and Saturn Outlook vehicles.
Tags: 2012-MY, Recalls, Chevrolet Traverse, Buick Enclave, GMC Acadia, 2007-MY, General Motors, Mid-Size SUVs, NHTSA, Saturn Outlook
July 9, 2015 - Industry News
The action affects 128,804 sedans in the 2015 model year.
Tags: Hyundai, Recalls, Hyundai Sonata, 2015-MY, Mid-Size Sedans
July 8, 2015 - Executive Fleet News
The largest of two separate recalls involves 65,352 2013-2016 model-year Range Rover and 2014-2016-MY Range Rover Sport SUVs whose doors may unlatch unexpectedly.
Tags: Land Rover, Recalls, 2013-MY, Range Rover, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, Luxury SUVs, NHTSA, 2016-MY, Jaguar Land Rover
July 8, 2015 - Industry News
The aftermarket rear camera might reverse the display image, causing the driver to turn the wrong way to avoid hitting an object while backing up.
Tags: Recalls, ASA Electronics, NHTSA, Rear-View Cameras
July 7, 2015 - Industry News
Current labels on some Braun-modified vehicles may include inaccurate weight-rating information, increasing the risk of vehicle overloading.
Tags: Dodge, Chrysler, Recalls, 2013-MY, The Braun Corporation, Paratransit, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, NHTSA
July 6, 2015 - Industry News
During a July 2 public hearing, the automaker outlines recent changes aimed at improving and speeding up its safety recall notifications and remedies. But federal regulators are expected to take enforcement action later this month for FCA’s past mistakes in 23 recalls.
Tags: Recalls, NHTSA, FCA US
July 2, 2015 - Industry News
In nearly 433,000 vehicles in North America, a glitch in the body control module software may cause the engine to continue to run after the driver tries to turn off the ignition.
Tags: Ford Escape, Ford Focus, Recalls, Ford, Ford C-Max, 2015-MY, Compact SUVs, Compact Cars
July 1, 2015 - Industry News
The recall, expected to begin this month, affects 7,722 crossovers in the 2011 model year.
Tags: 2011-MY, Kia Motors, Recalls, Kia Sportage, Compact SUVs, NHTSA
July 1, 2015 - Executive Fleet News
The action affects 814 E250 BlueTec, E250 BlueTec 4Matic, GLK250 and ML250 BlueTec vehicles in the 2015 model year.
Tags: Mercedes-Benz, Recalls, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, 2015-MY, Prestige Luxury Cars, NHTSA, Mercedes-Benz GLK-Class, Mercedes-Benz M-Class
The problem is tied to potentially faulty routing of the front-seat wiring harness for the side-impact protection system.
Tags: Volvo, Volvo XC90, Recalls, Air Bags, Luxury SUVs, NHTSA, 2016-MY
The action, set to get under way by early August, affects 9,614 SUVs in the 2015 model year.
Tags: Nissan, Recalls, Nissan Murano, 2015-MY, Mid-Size SUVs, NHTSA
June 29, 2015 - Industry News
The recalled SUVs are at risk for having faulty suspension components that could lead to rear-end instability, reduced braking power or both.
Tags: Jeep Grand Cherokee, Recalls, Dodge Durango, 2015-MY, Mid-Size SUVs, FCA US
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