Jul 24, 2014

GM issues six more safety recalls

General Motors issued six more recalls on Wednesday, bringing its annual total to 60 recalls covering almost 30 million vehicles. The latest recalls cover nearly 823,000 cars, trucks and SUVs mostly in North America but including a small number of exports. The largest is ...

Jul 18, 2014

Fuji Heavy to recall Subaru Legacy cars over computer fault

Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. said Thursday it is recalling 10,143 Subaru Legacy sedans with turbo-charged engines sold in Japan to fix a programming fault that could cause engine damage. In a report filed with the transport ministry, Fuji Heavy said wrongly programmed computers in ...

Jul 17, 2014

BMW to recall 1.6 million cars over concerns on Takata air bags

German automaker BMW said Wednesday it is recalling about 1.6 million cars worldwide to replace passenger-side front air bags made by Takata Corp. because the inflators could break apart during deployment and injure passengers. The recall affects 3 Series vehicles produced between May 1999 ...

Jul 4, 2014

660,000 Subaru vehicles recalled in U.S.

Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. is recalling about 660,000 Subaru vehicles in the United States due to defective brake systems. Five models made between late 2003 and early 2014, including its mainstay Legacy sedan and the Forester sport utility vehicle, are subject to the recall ...

Jun 11, 2014

Toyota recalls 2.27 million vehicles globally over airbag

Toyota said Wednesday it’s recalling 2.27 million vehicles worldwide over an airbag system defect that could cause a fire. The world’s biggest automaker, which has now recalled about 9 million vehicles in the past two months, said the announcement covers about 20 models, including ...

Toyota in another big recall

May 23, 2014

Toyota in another big recall

Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling about 522,000 units of the Sienna minivan and two other models, mostly in the United States, to address three separate safety issues. About 450,000 Siennas made from 2004 to 2011 are being recalled because high concentrations of road salt ...