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Germany: 774,000 Mercedes cars have unauthorized software defeat devices

Jun 12, 2018

Germany: 774,000 Mercedes cars have unauthorized software defeat devices

Germany's Transport Ministry said on Monday that 774,000 Mercedes-Benz vehicles in Europe had been found to contain unauthorized software defeat devices and ordered Daimler to recall more than 200,000 cars in Germany. Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Vito models with diesel engines and a sports utility variant ...

U.S. safety agency lists models from 14 automakers in further Takata recall

Jan 19, 2018

U.S. safety agency lists models from 14 automakers in further Takata recall

U.S. safety regulators have listed models from 14 different automakers that are being recalled to replace potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators. Documents posted Thursday by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration include models made by Ford, Nissan, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari, Daimler Vans, Toyota, Tesla, BMW, ...

Nissan suspected of fabricating inspection documents

/ Oct 4, 2017

Nissan suspected of fabricating inspection documents

Nissan Motor Co. is suspected of fabricating documents at factories in Japan to make it appear as if certified inspectors had carried out final inspections on vehicles coming off the assembly line, sources said Wednesday. A government probe found the automaker had used uncertified staff ...