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Mercedes recalls 253K vehicles due to tail light issue

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC is recalling 252,867 certain model year 2008-2011 C300, C300 4Matic, C350, and C63 AMG vehicles because a poor electrical ground connection may cause the dimming or failure of the tail lights. This then could mean other motorists on the … Continue reading

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Hardley-Davidson recalls 9K bikes

Harley-Davidson Motor Company is recalling 9,102 certain model year 2013-14 FXSB and FXSBSE motorcycles because the fuel level sensor to read inaccurately due to suspension variances possibly affecting the gas tank mounting angle. This could cause, meaning the bike could run out of gas … Continue reading

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VW recalls 26K vehicles due to fire concerns

Volkswagen is recalling 26,452 certain model year 2014 Beetle, Beetle Convertible, Jetta and Passat vehicles because they may catch fire. At issue is the 1.8T engine and torque converter automatic transmission, in which the O-ring seals between the oil cooler and … Continue reading

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GM recalls 2 million vehicles due to power train, steering issues

Power train and steering issues are behind General Motors’ recall of 2 million vehicles. Here are the details: Steering recall Affected vehicle models: Certain model year 2004-06 and 2008-09 Chevrolet Malibu; 2004-06 Malibu Maxx; 2009-10 HHR non-turbo; 2010 Cobalt; 2008-09 … Continue reading

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Air bag, seat belt issues behind big recalls by GM, Nissan

Two huge passenger safety-related recalls have been announced by General Motors and Nissan. Here’s the breakdown: Company: General Motors No. of vehicles recalled: 2,190,934 Models Recalled: On Feb. 10, GM announced the recall of 619,122 model year 2005-2007 Chevrolet Cobalt, and … Continue reading

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GM recalls 1.2 million vehicles because seat belts, side impact air bags may fail

Fear that seat belt pretensioners and side impact air bags may fail during a traffic collisions, General Motors is recalling 1, 176,407 certain model year 2008-13 Buick Enclave and GMC Acadia, as well as the 2009-13 Chevrolet Traverse and 2008-10 … Continue reading

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Fuel leak behind Honda recall of 886K Odyssey vehicles

Honda is recalling 886,815 certain model year 2005-10 Odyssey vehicles because a fuel pump strainer cover may deteriorate and allow fuel to seep out, increasing the risk of a fire. Honda will notify owners with an interim letter next month alerting them … Continue reading

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Graco recalls 4 million toddler, booster seats

Graco Children’s products is expanding on a previous recall of toddler and booster child systems because the harness buckle may be difficult to unlatch, if at all, endangering a child’s life in the event of a crash, fire or other … Continue reading

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Third row seat belt issue prompts recall of 7K 2014 Toyota Highlanders

Toyota is recalling 7,067 certain model year 2014 Highlander vehicles  because the third row middle seat belt assembly may fail, increasing the risk of injury to an occupant in the event of a crash. The recall claims the seat belt may … Continue reading

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BMW recalls 50K motorcycles due to fuel leak concerns

Concerns about a possible fuel leak has BMW or North America recalling 50,184 certain model year 2005-11 R-model motorcycles, 2005-12 K-model motorcycles, 2010-11 1000-model motorcycles and 2006-10 HP2 motorcycles. The problem in the affected motorcycles is that the fuel pump … Continue reading

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