February 19, 2013 - Industry News
The recall is for an issue related to the vehicle’s brake vacuum pump. According to the company, the pump can leak lubricating oil into the hose, which could result in a loss of power assist braking.
Tags: BMW, Recalls, BMW X5
According to the notice, the recall is due to the potential for an affected vehicle’s rear axle pinion nut to loosen, which can cause the axle to lock up and the driver to lose control of the vehicle.
Tags: Chrysler, Recalls, Ram 1500, Dodge Dakota, Chrysler Aspen
January 4, 2013 - Industry News
WASHINGTON - Vehicles affected include 2013-MY Chevrolet Express, Silverado, Suburban, and Tahoe vehicles; GMC Savana, Sierra, Yukon, and Yukon XL vehicles; and Cadillac Escalade, Escalade ESV, and Escalade EXT SUVs.
Tags: Chevrolet Silverado, Chevrolet Tahoe, Recalls, GMC Yukon, 2013-MY, GMC Sierra, Chevrolet Express, GMC Savana, Chevrolet Suburban, GMC Yukon XL, Cadillac Escalade
January 3, 2013 - Industry News
WASHINGTON – Subaru is recalling a number of its vehicles for an issue with the accessory puddle lights that brighten the doors under the vehicle. Affected models include the 2009-2012 Forester, the 2010-2011 Legacy, 2010-2011 Outback, and 2006-2012 Tribeca.
Tags: Subaru, NHTSA, Subaru Legacy, Subaru Outback, Recalls, Subaru Forester, Subaru Tribeca
December 10, 2012 - Industry News
DEARBORN, MI – Ford has developed a fix to address the potential engine overheating in the 2013 Ford Escape and Fusion SE and SEL models equipped with 1.6L engines.
Tags: Ford Escape, Ford Fusion, Recalls, 2013-MY
December 7, 2012 - Industry News
WASHINGTON – The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced that Ford is recalling 19,106 2013 model-year Ford Fusions because the low beam headlamp projector may not have properly cured during the manufacturing process.
Tags: NHTSA, Ford Fusion, Recalls, 2013-MY, Ford Motor Co.
November 30, 2012 - Industry News
DEARBORN, MI - Ford is voluntarily recalling these models because of reports of engine overheating, which could result in an engine fire while the engine is running. Ford said no injuries have been reported related to this issue.
Tags: Ford Escape, Ford Fusion, Recalls, Ford Motor Co.
November 21, 2012 - Industry News
TORRANCE, CA – Toyota is recalling approximately 150,000 Tacoma pickup trucks sold or currently registered in 20 states with cold climates and D.C. in order to inspect, and potentially replace, the spare tire carrier assembly.
Tags: Toyota Tacoma, Recalls
November 14, 2012 - Industry News
TORRANCE, CA - Toyota is recalling 670,000 Prius models in the U.S. to inspect the steering intermediate extension shaft for possible deformation, and replace it if neccessary, and to replace a motor in the electric water pump in the Prius' hybrid system.
Tags: Toyota, 2009-MY, Recalls, Toyota Prius, 2008-MY, 2007-MY, 2006-MY, 2005-MY, 2004-MY
November 9, 2012 - Industry News
AUBURN HILLS, MI – Chrysler Group is recalling model-year 2002 – 2003 Jeep Liberty and 2002 – 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles to replace a component that could lead to inadvertent airbag or pretensioner system deployment.
Tags: Jeep Liberty, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Chrysler, Recalls
July 19, 2012 - Industry News
DEARBORN, MI - Ford announced a voluntary recall of Escape vehicles equipped with 1.6L engines to replace an engine compartment fuel line.
Tags: Ford Escape, Recalls, 2013-MY, Ford Motor Co.
July 9, 2012 - Industry News
WASHINGTON - General Motors has recalled 2,070 2012-MY Captiva Sport vehicles due to the parking brake cable potentially not being fully seated in its connector, which could result in the cable disconnecting.
Tags: 2012-MY, Recalls, 2012 Captiva Sport, General Motors Corp.
June 25, 2012 - Industry News
DETROIT – General Motors plans to recall 413,418 Chevrolet Cruzes in the United States for the 2011 and 2012 model-years to modify the engine shield under the vehicle.
Tags: 2011-MY, 2012-MY, Recalls, Chevrolet Cruze, General Motors Corp.
June 11, 2012 - Industry News
AUBURN HILLS, MI – Chrysler is recalling 137,176 model-year 2006 and 2007 Jeep Liberty SUVs.
Tags: Jeep Liberty, Chrysler, Recalls, 2007-MY, 2006-MY
May 29, 2012 - Industry News
WASHINGTON - After a hard-braking event, for example during an aggressive turning maneuver, the sensing and diagnostic module (SDM) may reset itself, which could lead to the roof rail airbag deploying, NHTSA stated.
Tags: Recalls, 2013-MY, Chevrolet Malibu
March 8, 2012 - Industry News
TORRANCE, CA – Toyota recalled 2009 Camry, and 2009 to certain 2011 Venza, vehicles to replace the stop lamp switch. Additionally, Toyota said it’s recalling certain 2005 to early 2009 Tacoma vehicles to replace the steering wheel spiral cable assembly.
Tags: Toyota, 2009-MY, Toyota Tacoma, 2010-MY, 2011-MY, Recalls, Toyota Camry, 2008-MY, 2007-MY, 2006-MY, 2005-MY, Toyota Venza
February 13, 2012 - Industry News
AUBURN HILLS, MI – Chrysler said it’s conducting a voluntary safety recall of approximately 9,688 2011-2012 model-year Dodge Charger Police vehicles to change and relocate the ABS/ESC fuse and replace the headlamp jumper harness.
Tags: Police vehicles, 2011-MY, Chrysler, 2012-MY, Recalls, Dodge Charger Police Pursuit
December 9, 2011 - Industry News
WASHINGTON - The automaker issued the recall because the wheel studs on the vehicles could fracture, causing the wheels to separate from the vehicle.
Tags: Ford Fusion, 2010-MY, 2011-MY, Recalls, Ford Motor Co., Mercury Milan
November 23, 2011 - Industry News
WASHINGTON – Nissan North America is recalling nearly 1,800 model-year 2011-2012 Infiniti G37 Coupe and model-year 2011 Nissan 370Z vehicles.
Tags: Nissan, NHTSA, Infiniti, Recalls, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Nissan 370Z, Infiniti G37
WASHINGTON – General Motors is recalling about 1,800 model-year 2012 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana vehicles because of a potential air bag problem, reported the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Tags: NHTSA, Recalls, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, General Motors Corp., Chevrolet Express, GMC Savana
November 22, 2011 - Industry News
WASHINGTON – Terex South Dakota Inc. is recalling more than 5,100 model-year 1997-2009 XT55 aerial devices mounted on Ford E-Series trucks typically used by tree trimmers and utility workers, reported the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Tags: NHTSA, Terex, Recalls, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Aerial Lift
November 9, 2011 - Industry News
WASHINGTON -- Chrysler Group is recalling more than 5,300 model-year 2008-2012 right hand drive (RHD) Jeep Wrangler vehicles manufactured from Feb. 1, 2007 through Oct. 10, 2011. RHD Jeeps are typically used by postal workers.
Tags: NHTSA, Jeep Wrangler, Chrysler, Recalls, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, vehicle recalls, Chrysler recalls
October 6, 2011 - Industry News
HERNDON, VA – Volkswagen has issued a voluntary recall of 159,884 Volkswagen Jetta and Jetta SportWagens manufactured from May 2008 through September 2011 and Golf models manufactured from May 2009 through September 2011.
Tags: Volkswagen, TDI, Recalls, Jetta, Golf
August 15, 2011 - Industry News
WASHINGTON - The recall is to replace corroded intake manifolds. The total number of vehicles affected is 665.
Tags: Sprinter, Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner, Recalls, Dodge Sprinter, Sprinter Van
August 11, 2011 - Industry News
WASHINGTON - NHTSA said the LaCrosse is being recalled due to an issue with the Stabilitrak system, and the Impala is being recalled due to a misrouted power steering hose.
Tags: Chevrolet, Buick, 2012-MY, Recalls, LaCrosse, Impala
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