Tag: recalls

Daimler Recalling Loads Of Diesel Vehicles, Including 260,000 Sprinter Vans

Daimler is being forced to recall hundreds of thousands of diesel-powered models due to emissions issues, including a total of 260,000 Sprinter vans. The recalls were spurred on by Germany’s road traffic regulator, KBA, who concluded that certain Mercedes-Benz vehicles equipped with OM651 Euro 5 diesel engines needed to be serviced, as reported by Autonews […]

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2020 Supra Recalled Again By BMW, Alongside Its Own And Rolls Royce’s Cars

The BMW Group has issued a recall for most of its 2018-2020 vehicles, including select Rolls-Royce models and the 2020 Toyota Supra, due to an issue with the reversing camera. A recall notice published by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reveals that the display settings of the affected vehicles can be changed so […]

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2020 Ford Explorer, Escape, And F-Series Super Duty Recalled

Ford has issued recalls for 2020 Explorer, Escape, and 2019 F-Series Super Duty models in the United States. The first recall involves 2020 Explorer models fitted with either the 2.3-liter turbocharged four-cylinder or the 3.3-liter V6 engine. Both variants may feature improperly secured wiring harnesses that can rub against the air conditioner pulley and damage […]

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More Than 1.2 Million Nissan And Infiniti Models Recalled Due To Reverse Camera Issues

Nissan will recall more than 1.2 million vehicles due to an issue with their reversing camera, according to Consumer Reports. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration recall notice reveals that the backup camera settings can be adjusted so that the rearview image is no longer visible. If this setting change is made, it will be […]

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Ford Recalling 322,000 Cars Due To Battery Fire Risks In Europe

Ford is being forced to recall roughly 322,000 cars in Europe over potential battery fire risks. The models included in the recall are the Mondeo, S-Max and Galaxy, built between February 2014 and February 2019. According to a Ford spokesman, the issue involves leaking battery acid around the battery’s negative terminal, which in turn could […]

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VW And Porsche Recalling 227,000 Cars Over Seatbelt And Airbag Issues

Volkswagen and Porsche will recall 227,000 vehicles over problems with airbags and seatbelt pre-tensioners. News of the recall was first published by Germany’s Stuttgarter Zeitung newspaper, Reuters reports. It is understood that the recall affects the VW Tiguan, Sharan, and CC built in 2015, as well as 2015-2016 Porsche 911, Boxster, Cayman and Panamera. Germany’s […]

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Them’s the Brakes: GM Recalling 3.46 Million Vehicles in North America

<img data-attachment-id="1289865" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-GMC-Sierra-eAssist-048-e1468411870668.jpg" data-orig-size="2214,1453" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"P45+","caption":"2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist","created_timestamp":"1368345977","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.88811953344993","title":"2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist" data-image-description=" 2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist, Image: General Motors ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-GMC-Sierra-eAssist-048-450×295.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-GMC-Sierra-eAssist-048-610×400.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1289865″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-GMC-Sierra-eAssist-048-610×400.jpg” alt=”2016 GMC Sierra with eAssist, Image: General Motors” width=”610″ height=”400″> General Motors is recalling 3.46 million examples of its […]

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Kia Recalls Basically Every Telluride Sold in America

Kia’s brand-new Telluride crossover is subject to a recall affecting 30,168 units after some vehicles were presumed to have the incorrect restraint assemblies installed. Considering the model has only been on sale a few months, with U.S. deliveries totaling 27,786 through July, the recall affects every Telluride manufactured before and August 5th. That means if you’ve purchased […]

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VW Recalls 679,000 U.S. Vehicles Over Rollaway Risk

<img data-attachment-id="1686104" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148.jpg" data-orig-size="1500,1000" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2017 VW Jetta Small-4148" data-image-description=" Volkswagen ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1686104″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/2017_Jetta-Small-4148.jpg 1500w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> On Friday, Volkswagen Group announced the recall of 679,000 U.S. vehicles that could roll away due to […]

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Ford Recalls 100,000 Sedans Over Seatbelt Pretensioners

<img data-attachment-id="1225097" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_ford_fusion_angularfront.jpg" data-orig-size="640,336" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2015_ford_fusion_angularfront" data-image-description=" ford ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_ford_fusion_angularfront-450×236.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_ford_fusion_angularfront-610×320.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1225097″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_ford_fusion_angularfront-610×320.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”320″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_ford_fusion_angularfront-610×320.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_ford_fusion_angularfront-75×39.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_ford_fusion_angularfront-450×236.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_ford_fusion_angularfront-120×63.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/2015_ford_fusion_angularfront.jpg 640w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Ford may be phasing out the Fusion and Lincoln MKZ sedans in the near future, that doesn’t mean you won’t see […]

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Center for Auto Safety Asks Uber/Lyft to Stop Using Recalled Cars

<img data-attachment-id="1684684" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668.jpg" data-orig-size="932,637" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="uber lyft sign" data-image-description=" Jonathan Weiss/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668-450×308.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668-610×417.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1684684″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668-610×417.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”417″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668-610×417.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668-75×51.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668-450×308.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668-768×525.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668-120×82.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/shutterstock_1419224972-1-e1565720731668.jpg 932w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Last week, the Center for Auto Safety announced it had reached out to America’s ride-hailing giants […]

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Audi Recalls 144,000 Vehicles Due to Faulty Airbag Sensors

<img data-attachment-id="1582820" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/2017-Audi-A4-488-e1564762290532.jpg" data-orig-size="3184,2123" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"5.6","credit":"Jim Fets","camera":"Canon EOS-1D X","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1455965369","copyright":"2013 Jim Fets Photography","focal_length":"70","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.05","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2017 Audi A4" data-image-description=" Image: Audi ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/2017-Audi-A4-488-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/2017-Audi-A4-488-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1582820″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/2017-Audi-A4-488-610×407.jpg” alt=”2017 Audi A4 – Image: Audi” width=”610″ height=”407″> The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has reported that Volkswagen Group of America is issuing a recall on 144,092 Audi vehicles […]

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