December 17, 2013 - Industry News
The tires, which can experience tread separation, are used as original equipment on some Ford vehicles and as replacement equipment on a number of trucks and vans of various brands.
Tags: Michelin, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Tires, Recalls
November 29, 2013 - Executive Fleet News
Ford Motor Co. said it will recall about 7,300 2013-2014 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid vehicles to reprogram the powertrain control module to prevent the vehicles from rolling away after being shifted out of park.
Tags: Ford, Lincoln MKZ Hybrid, Recalls, 2013-MY, Luxury Sedan, Gasoline-Electric Hybrids
November 26, 2013 - Industry News
Ford Motor Co. has reported two additional recalls of its 2013 Escape compact SUV, after reports of fires in 13 more vehicles.
Tags: Ford, Ford Escape, Recalls, Compact SUVs, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Ford Motor Co. is recalling 2,456 Focus Electric compact cars from the 2012-2014 model years to fix a software failure that may cause the vehicle to stall, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Tags: Ford Focus, Recalls, Ford, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Compact Cars, Ford Focus Electric, Battery Electric Vehicles
August 27, 2013 - Industry News
NHTSA reported that GM has recalled approximately 292,879 2011-2012 Chevrolet Cruze sedans equipped with 1.4L DOHC gasoline turbo engines, 6T40 front wheel drive automatic transmissions, and an electric vacuum pump that provides supplemental vacuum for brake assist when needed.
Tags: 2011-MY, 2012-MY, Recalls, Chevrolet Cruze, General Motors
August 14, 2013 - Industry News
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) finalized a rule that requires automakers and motorcycle manufacturers to each provide a free, online tool, by Aug. 2014., that will allow users to search for recall information via Vehicle Identification Number.
Tags: Legislation, Recalls, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, VIN, vehicle identification number
July 29, 2013 - Industry News
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reported that General Motors has issued a recall for 843 model-year 2014 Chevrolet Silverado pickup trucks and GMC Sierra pickup trucks.
Tags: Chevrolet Silverado, Recalls, GMC Sierra, 2014-MY
July 23, 2013 - Industry News
Michelin said it is voluntarily recalling certain sizes of its Michelin LTX M/S 2, Michelin X Radial LT2 and Michelin Latitude Tour tires. Michelin is recalling 100,000 tires in order to retrieve about 2,500 affected tires.
Tags: Pickup Trucks, Recalls, Tires, light trucks
May 29, 2013 - Industry News
A machining problem may have left the outriggers more vulnerable to overturning, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Tags: Terex, Recalls, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, aerial device
To remedy the problem, Altec dealers will install jib bracket reinforcement kits.
Tags: Recalls, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Altec Industries, Altec, telescopic cranes
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
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, Subaru Legacy, Subaru Outback, Recalls, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 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: Ford Fusion, Recalls, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 2013-MY, Ford
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
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
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
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.
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
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