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July 26, 2016 - Industry News

Volkswagen Recalls Four Models for Child Locks

Photo of Volkswagen Golf R courtesy of Volkswagen.

The recall includes 5,658 2016 model-year CC, Golf R, Tiguan, and e-Golf vehicles.

Tags: Volkswagen, Volkswagen Golf, Recalls, Volkswagen Tiguan, Compact SUVs, Full-Size Sedans, NHTSA, Compact Cars, 2016-MY, Volkswagen e-Golf, Volkswagen CC

July 26, 2016 - Industry News

Chevrolet Malibu, Buick Verano Recalled for Park Lock

Photo of Chevrolet Malibu courtesy of GM.

The recall also includes other Chevrolet and Buick models, such as Chevrolet Equinox SUVs, which were repaired using defective replacement electronic park lock levers.

Tags: Chevrolet, Buick, 2011-MY, Recalls, Chevrolet Cruze, Chevrolet Malibu, General Motors, Buick Encore, Buick Verano, Buick Regal, Compact SUVs, Full-Size Sedans, NHTSA, Compact Cars, 2017-MY

July 25, 2016 - Industry News

Chrysler 200, Ram ProMaster City Recalled for Wire Harness

Photo of Chrysler 200 courtesy of FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles).

The FCA US recall, which covers more than 323,300 vehicles, also includes Jeep Cherokee and Renegade SUVs.

Tags: Recalls, 2014-MY, Compact Vans, 2015-MY, Compact SUVs, Full-Size Sedans, FCA

July 22, 2016 - Industry News

Mitsubishi Recalls Outlanders, Lancers for Control Loss

Image courtesy of NHTSA.

The recall, which affects 174,382 vehicles, is tied to corrosion caused by road salt exposure.

Tags: Mitsubishi, Recalls, 2007-MY, 2013-MY, Mitsubishi Outlander, NHTSA, Mitsubishi Lancer

July 21, 2016 - Industry News

Older Chevrolet Impalas Recalled for Air Bags

Photo of Chevrolet Impala by IFCAR via Wikimedia Commons.

The action calls back more than 289,000 mid-size sedans in the 2009 and 2010 model years so dealers can resolve a potential wiring issue affecting air bag deployment.

Tags: Chevrolet, Chevrolet Impala, 2009-MY, 2010-MY, Recalls, General Motors, Air Bags, Mid-Size Sedans, NHTSA

July 18, 2016 - Executive Fleet News

Mercedes-Benz Recalls Multiple Models for Seat Belts

Photo of Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.

The recall covers 423 2015 model-year ML250, ML350, ML350 4Matic, ML400 4Matic, and ML63 AMG vehicles, as well as 2016-MY GLE450 AMG 4Matic vehicles.

Tags: 2015-MY, Luxury SUVs, NHTSA, 2016-MY, Mercedes-Benz, Recalls

July 18, 2016 - Industry News

Nissan Sentra Cars Recalled for Stalling

Photo of Nissan Sentra courtesy of Nissan.

Set to get under way in late August, the recall covers more than 1,500 cars in the 2016 model year.

Tags: Nissan, Recalls, Nissan Sentra, NHTSA, Compact Cars, 2016-MY

July 13, 2016 - Industry News

Nissan Recalls Leaf, Sentra Cars for Air Bags

Photo of Nissan Leaf courtesy of Nissan.

The recall, expected to get under way later this month, covers 4,355 vehicles in the 2016 model year.

Tags: Nissan, Nissan Leaf, Recalls, Air Bags, NHTSA, Compact Cars, Electric Vehicles, 2016-MY

July 11, 2016 - Industry News

Chrysler Recalls Pacifica Minivans for Seat Belts

Photo of Chrysler Pacifica courtesy of FCA (Fiat Chrysler Automobiles).

The recall covers more than 3,500 minivans built from Feb. 22 through April 28 of this year.

Tags: Chrysler, Recalls, NHTSA, Minivans, 2017-MY, FCA, Chrysler Pacifica

July 6, 2016 - Executive Fleet News

Audi A8, S8 Sedans Recalled for Sun Roofs

Photo of Audi S8 courtesy of order_242 via Wikimedia Commons/Flickr2Commons.

The sunroofs in 536 2007-2009-MY luxury sedans are at risk for detaching, and a safety recall is expected to begin this month.

Tags: Audi, 2009-MY, 2008-MY, 2007-MY, Audi S Series, Audi A8, Prestige Luxury Cars, Entry Luxury Cars, Volkswagen, NHTSA, Recalls

July 5, 2016 - Executive Fleet News

Three Audi Models Recalled for Air Bag Controls

Photo of Audi A4 courtesy of IFCAR via Wikimedia Commons.

The recall covers Audi A4, A5, and Q5 vehicles in the 2008 and 2009 model years.

Tags: 2009-MY, Recalls, 2008-MY, Luxury SUVs, Entry Luxury Cars, NHTSA

June 30, 2016 - Industry News

Ford Recalls Focus Electric Cars for Transmission

Photo of Ford Focus Electric courtesy of Ford.

The U.S. recall covers 865 Ford Focus Electric cars in the 2015 and 2016 model years.

Tags: Ford Focus Electric, Recalls, Ford, Transmissions, 2015-MY, 2016-MY, Electric Vehicles

June 29, 2016 - Industry News

Ford Transit Connect Recalled for Brake Control

Photo of Ford Transit Connect courtesy of Ford.

The safety compliance recall covers 605 2016 model-year vehicles that need the brake hydraulic control unit replaced.

Tags: Vans, Electronic Stability Control, Ford Transit Connect, Recalls, Ford, Brakes, 2016-MY

June 29, 2016 - Industry News

Ford Recalls F-150, Explorer for Driver Seat Back

Photo of Ford F-150 courtesy of Ford.

The safety compliance recall affects more than 5,000 2016 model-year pickup trucks and SUVs in the U.S.

Tags: Ford F-150, Ford Explorer, Recalls, Ford, Mid-Size SUVs, Large Pickups, 2016-MY

June 28, 2016 - Industry News

Toyota Recalls Prius, Lexus Hybrids for Air Bag Inflators

Photo of Toyota Prius courtesy of Toyota.

The recall, which covers approximately 482,000 vehicles, will address a problem with the curtain shield air bag inflator weld.

Tags: Toyota, Lexus, Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles, 2010-MY, 2011-MY, 2012-MY, Recalls, Toyota Prius, Lexus CT 200h, Air Bags, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids, Toyota Prius Plug-in Hybrid

June 22, 2016 - Executive Fleet News

Nissan Recalls Infiniti Q50 Sedans for Steering

Photo of Infiniti Q50 courtesy of Infiniti.

The recall, expected to get under way by Aug. 9, covers more than 28,000 entry-luxury cars in the 2014-2016 model years.

Tags: Nissan, Infiniti, Recalls, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, Entry Luxury Cars, NHTSA, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids, Infiniti Q50, 2016-MY, Infiniti Q50 Hybrid

June 21, 2016 - Industry News

FCA Phases Out Defective Takata Air Bags

The 2016 Jeep Wrangler’s passenger-side air bag inflator is the final FCA US air-bag component to migrate from a non-desiccated ammonium-nitrate design. Photo courtesy of FCA US.

The automaker next week will end its use of non-desiccated ammonium-nitrate Takata air bag inflators in NAFTA-market production of vehicles.

Tags: Jeep, Jeep Wrangler, Recalls, Takata, Air Bags, 2016-MY, FCA

June 20, 2016 - Industry News

Faulty Warning Chimes Spur Chevrolet Recall

Photo of Chevrolet Sonic courtesy of GM.

GM is recalling 18,780 Sonic, Trax and Spark vehicles equipped with Bring Your Own Media radios.

Tags: Chevrolet, Recalls, 2013-MY, Chevrolet Sonic, Chevrolet Spark, General Motors, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, Compact SUVs, Subcompact Cars, NHTSA, 2016-MY, Chevrolet Trax

June 17, 2016 - Industry News

Road Salt-Linked Corrosion Spurs Kia Minivan Recall

Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

The recall, due to get under way July 25, covers nearly 98,000 Kia Sedona minivans in the 2006-2012 model years.

Tags: Corrosion, 2012-MY, Recalls, Kia, 2006-MY, Kia Sedona, NHTSA, Minivans

June 17, 2016 - Industry News

Hyundai Recalls Tucson SUVs for Hood Latch

Photo of Hyundai Tucson courtesy of Hyundai.

Set to begin July 15, the recall covers 81,000 SUVs in the 2016 model year.

Tags: Hyundai, Recalls, Compact SUVs, NHTSA, Hyundai Tucson, 2016-MY

June 16, 2016 - Industry News

Kia Recalls Sedona Minivans for Hood Latch

Photo of Kia Sedona by Bull-Doser via Wikimedia Commons.

The recall, expected to begin July 25, covers 219,800 vehicles in the 2006-2014 model years.

Tags: Recalls, Kia, 2006-MY, 2014-MY, Kia Sedona, NHTSA, Minivans

June 13, 2016 - Industry News

Kia Recalls Forte Cars for Seat Belts

Photo of Kia Forte courtesy of Kia Motors.

The recall, set to begin June 30, covers more than 5,000 compact cars in the 2013 model year.

Tags: Seat Belts, Recalls, 2013-MY, Kia, NHTSA, Compact Cars, Kia Forte

June 6, 2016 - Industry News

Takata Recalls Demand Nuanced, Phased Approach

Photo courtesy of NHTSA.

Some new vehicles still contain defective Takata air bag inflators, which will be recalled by the end of 2019.

Tags: Toyota, Volkswagen, Mitsubishi, Recalls, Takata, Ford, General Motors, NHTSA, FCA

June 6, 2016 - Executive Fleet News

Land Rover Discovery Sport Recalled for Plate Lamps

Photo of Land Rover Discovery Sport courtesy of Jaguar Land Rover.

The recall, set to get under way June 27, covers nearly 15,000 vehicles.  

Tags: Land Rover, Recalls, 2015-MY, NHTSA, 2016-MY, Jaguar Land Rover, Land Rover Discovery Sport, Compact SUVs

June 1, 2016 - Industry News

Nissan Recalls Pathfinders for Brake Light Switch

Photo of Nissan Pathfinder courtesy of Nissan.

Set to begin June 20, the safety recall affects nearly 80,000 SUVs in the 2013 and 2014 model years.

Tags: Nissan, Recalls, 2013-MY, Nissan Pathfinder, 2014-MY, Mid-Size SUVs, NHTSA


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