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September 4, 2015 - Industry News

Nissan Recalls Armada SUVs for Seat Belts

Photo of Nissan Armada courtesy of Nissan.

The recall, set to begin early next month, affects 1,554 vehicles in the 2015 model year.

Tags: Nissan, Seat Belts, Recalls, 2015-MY, Mid-Size SUVs, Nissan Armada

September 4, 2015 - Industry News

Nissan Recalls Versas, Versa Notes

Photo of Nissan Versa courtesy of Nissan.

The recall, triggered by a braking issue, affects nearly 299,000 vehicles in the 2012-2015 model years.

Tags: Nissan, 2012-MY, Recalls, 2013-MY, Nissan Versa, 2014-MY, Nissan Versa Note, 2015-MY, Subcompact Cars, NHTSA, Hatchbacks

September 3, 2015 - Industry News

Honda Recalls Fit for Stalling

Photo of Honda Fit courtesy of Honda.

The problem, which affects 2015 models, is tied to plug-top ignition coils that can degrade over time.

Tags: Honda, Recalls, Honda Fit, 2015-MY, Subcompact Cars

September 2, 2015 - Executive Fleet News

Engine Fire Risk Spurs Mercedes-Benz Recall

Photo courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.

The recall affects 209 vehicles in the 2015 and 2016 model years, including some E-Class and CLS-Class models.

Tags: 2015-MY, NHTSA, 2016-MY, Mercedes-Benz, Recalls, Luxury Sedans, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, Mercedes-Benz CLS-Class

August 31, 2015 - Industry News

Jeep Cherokees Recalled for Disabled Wipers

Photo of Jeep Cherokee courtesy of FCA US.

The action affects more than 158,000 SUVs in the 2014 model year.

Tags: Recalls, Jeep Cherokee, 2014-MY, Compact SUVs, FCA

August 31, 2015 - Industry News

Osram Sylvania Recalls Headlamps

Photo courtesy of Osram Sylvania.

The lighting company is calling back 129,000 halogen headlights because they may not illuminate the road ahead enough.

Tags: Recalls, Osram Sylvania, Headlights, NHTSA

August 31, 2015 - Industry News

BFGoodrich Tires Recalled for Rupture Risk

Photo courtesy of BFGoodrich.

This recall, which includes 104,000 tires in the U.S., got under way Aug. 24.

Tags: Michelin, Recalls, Tires, NHTSA, BFGoodrich

August 25, 2015 - Industry News

FCA Recalls Chrysler 200 for Stalling

Photo of Chrysler 200 courtesy of FCA.

The recall affects 77,834 sedans in the 2015 model year.

Tags: Recalls, Chrysler 200, 2015-MY, Mid-Size Sedans, NHTSA, FCA

August 25, 2015 - Industry News

Subaru Recalls Legacy, Outback for Fire Risk

Photo of Subaru Outback courtesy of Subaru.

The action affects 2,893 vehicles in the 2015 and 2016 model years.

Tags: Subaru, Subaru Legacy, Subaru Outback, Recalls, 2015-MY, NHTSA, 2016-MY, Compact SUVs, Mid-Size Sedans

August 24, 2015 - Industry News

Chevrolet Impalas Recalled for Injury Risk to Children

Photo of Chevrolet Impala courtesy of General Motors.

The recall, affecting nearly 5,500 sedans in the 2014 and 2015 model years, will allow dealers to correct a problem tied to the automatic occupant sensing system.

Tags: Chevrolet Impala, Recalls, General Motors, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, NHTSA, Full-Size Sedans, Chevrolet

August 24, 2015 - Executive Fleet News

Volvo Recalls XC90 for Third-Row Air Bags

Photo of Volvo XC90 courtesy of Volvo.

The safety recall, due to get under way Sept. 14, affects nearly 4,000 vehicles in the 2016 model year.

Tags: Volvo, Volvo XC90, Recalls, Luxury SUVs, NHTSA, 2016-MY

August 21, 2015 - Executive Fleet News

Cadillac ATS Recalled for Sunroof Switch

Photo of Cadillac ATS courtesy of General Motors.

The recall, which got under way Aug. 19, affects 63,665 vehicles in the 2013-2016 model years.

Tags: Cadillac, Recalls, 2013-MY, Cadillac ATS, 2014-MY, 2015-MY, Entry Luxury Cars, NHTSA, 2016-MY

August 20, 2015 - Industry News

Senators Press for Takata to Recall All Its Air Bags


In response to new reports of an air bag explosion in a 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan, senators Richard Blumenthal and Edward Markey urge a recall of all Takata air bags.

Tags: Recalls, Takata, U.S. Senate, Air Bags, NHTSA

August 14, 2015 - Industry News

Nissan Recalls Maxima for Fire Risk

Photo courtesy of Nissan.

The recall affects 5,458 2016 model-year sedans at risk for fuel leaks in the event of a crash.  

Tags: Nissan, Recalls, Full-Size Sedans, NHTSA, 2016-MY, Nissan Maxima

August 14, 2015 - Industry News

Volkswagen Recall Tied to Air Bag Connection

Screen shot courtesy of Kelley Blue Book via YouTube.

The 420,000-vehicle recall addresses a potential electrical connection problem that can prevent the driver’s front air bag from deploying.  

Tags: Volkswagen, Volkswagen Jetta, 2010-MY, 2011-MY, 2012-MY, Volkswagen Golf, Recalls, 2013-MY, 2014-MY, Volkswagen Passat, Air Bags, Volkswagen Tiguan, NHTSA, Volkswagen GTI, Volkswagen CC, Volkswagen Eos, Volkswagen Jetta Sportswagen

August 11, 2015 - Industry News

Discount Tire Recalls Pathfinder Tires

Photo courtesy of Discount Tire.

Nearly 80,000 replacement tires for light trucks are at risk for tread separation, according to NHTSA.

Tags: Recalls, Tires, NHTSA, Discount Tire

August 10, 2015 - Industry News

CNG System Pressure Relief Devices Recalled

Image courtesy of NHTSA, via YouTube.

Two separate recalls, issued by Emcara Gas Development and Agility Fuel Systems, address faulty pressure relief devices that may fail to adequately vent pressure buildup.

Tags: Recalls, Agility Fuel Systems, NHTSA, CNG Tanks, Emcara Gas Development

August 5, 2015 - Industry News

Mazda Recalls CX-9 SUVs for Steering Control

Photo of 2014 Mazda CX-9 courtesy of Mazda.

The recall, which involves 193,484 vehicles in the 2007-2014 model years, is tied to front-suspension ball joint corrosion.

Tags: Mazda, Corrosion, Recalls, 2007-MY, 2014-MY, Mazda CX-9, Mid-Size SUVs, NHTSA

August 3, 2015 - Industry News

Nissan Recalls Rogues, Sentras and Versas

Photo of Nissan Rogue courtesy of Nissan.

The recall affects nearly 6,600 2015 model-year vehicles with driver-side doors that might not latch properly.

Tags: Nissan, Recalls, Nissan Rogue, Nissan Sentra, Nissan Versa, 2015-MY, Compact SUVs, Subcompact Cars, NHTSA, Compact Cars

August 3, 2015 - Industry News

Dodge Chargers Recalled for Air Bag Issue

Photo of Dodge Charger courtesy of FCA US.

The recall affects more than 284,000 cars in the 2011-2014 model years.

Tags: Dodge, Seat Belts, 2011-MY, 2012-MY, Recalls, 2013-MY, Dodge Charger, 2014-MY, Full-Size Sedans, NHTSA, FCA US

July 29, 2015 - Industry News

Mini Coopers Recalled to Improve Crash Protection

Photo courtesy of MINI USA/BMW Group.

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

Audi SQ5 SUVs Recalled for Power Steering

Photo courtesy of Audi.

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

Kia Recalls Sorentos for Seat Belts

Photo courtesy of Kia Motors.

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

Video: FCA Agrees to Record NHTSA Fine, Vehicle Buyback

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

Video: FCA US Recall to Address Hacking Risk

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


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