Category: Automotive Recalls

MAZDA RECALL ON B-SERIES VEHICLES WITH TAKATA AIRBAG

MAZDA ANNOUNCES RECALL ON B-SERIES VEHICLES WITH TAKATA DRIVER-SIDE FRONTAL AIRBAG INFLATORS WASHINGTON, DC (February 1, 2016) – Mazda has decided to recall all 2004–2006 model year B-Series Trucks with Takata driver-side frontal air bag inflators. Approximately 19,000 vehicles are…
MAZDA RECALL & STOP SALE OF ALL 2013-2016 CX-5 VEHICLES

WASHINGTON, DC (February 1, 2016) – Today, Mazda Motor Corporation filed a safety defect report with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to address a concern with 2013-2016 CX-5 vehicles. On all 2013-2016 CX-5 vehicles, the fuel filler pipe…
LEXUS RECALLS CERTAIN 2016 RX VEHICLES

TORRANCE, Calif., Jan. 27, 2016 – Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. today announced that it is conducting a safety recall of approximately 5,000 Model Year 2016 Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h vehicles. The involved vehicles are equipped with a…
FORD EXPANDS SAFETY RECALL FOR CERTAIN TAKATA AIRBAG INFLATORS

DEARBORN, Mich., Jan. 26, 2016 –Ford is expanding its safety recall on vehicles that have certain airbag inflators after Takata declared that those inflators are defective. The Ford vehicles affected by this Takata action are all 2004-2006 Ford Rangers built…
FCA STATEMENT: IMPROVING RECALL EXECUTION

January 21, 2016 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC continues to refine its recall processes and procedures. To identify potential defects and respond in a timely fashion, the Company has more than doubled the complement of professionals assigned to…
MAZDA IMPLEMENTS RECALL TAKATA AIRBAG INFLATORS

WASHINGTON, DC (January 12, 2016) – Mazda Safety Recall 9015L expands the affected vehicle population for Takata passenger air bag inflator to all 2003-2008 MY Mazda6 and all 2006-2007 MY Mazdaspeed6 vehicles nationwide. In addition, this recall also includes the…
STATEMENT BY HONDA REGARDING RECALL OF TAKATA AIRBAG

Nationwide recall of passenger front airbag inflators expands to include approximately 127,000 inflators in 2003-2004 CR-V vehicles not previously subject to recall or safety improvement campaign No change to national recall of driver front airbag inflators Honda’s national Takata airbag…
FCA STATEMENT: MOISTURE SHIELD UPGRADE

December 18, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is voluntarily recalling an estimated 32,784 SUVs in the U.S. to install improved shields that better protect their power liftgate control modules, and related components, from moisture. Shields used for…
FCA STATEMENT: VACUUM-TUBE ASSEMBLY

December 3, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is voluntarily recalling an estimated 105,458 compact sedans in the U.S. to inspect and replace vacuum-tube assemblies and certain other components, as required. Some of the affected vehicles may be…
PORSCHE STATEMENT REGARDING COMPLIANCE LETTER

PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA STATEMENT REGARDING CALIFORNIA AIR RESOURCES BOARD IN USE COMPLIANCE LETTER ATLANTA, Nov. 25, 2015 — Porsche will continue its efforts to comply fully with all regulatory authorities. Porsche awaits detailed information from the engine supplier, Audi…
VOLKSWAGEN ISSUES VOLUNTARY RECALL

Herndon, VA – Volkswagen considers the safety and satisfaction of its consumers and passengers a top priority. As such, Volkswagen has notified NHTSA of an upcoming voluntary safety recall affecting approximately 91,800 vehicles with a 1.8T or 2.0T gasoline engine…
TOYOTA RECALLS CERTAIN AVALON AND LEXUS ES VEHICLES

TORRANCE, Calif., Nov. 3, 2015 – Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. today announced that it is conducting a safety recall of approximately 31,000 Model Year 2013-2015 Avalon, Avalon Hybrid, Lexus ES350 and ES300h sedans.  In the involved vehicles, under certain…
HONDA STATEMENT REGARDING RECALL: 2016 PILOT

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING COMBINATION METER SOFTWARE NON-COMPLIANCE RECALL: 2016 PILOT Nov 3, 2015 – TORRANCE, Calif. — Honda will voluntarily recall 35,406 model-year 2016 Pilot vehicles in the United States to update the combination meter software free of…
VOLKSWAGEN STATEMENT OF CO2 LEVELS

PORSCHE CARS NORTH AMERICA STATEMENT REGARDING EPA NOTICE OF VIOLATION ATLANTA, Nov. 2, 2015 — Late this morning, Porsche Cars North America, Inc. received a notice of violation from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding the 2015 Porsche…
PORSCHE SAFETY RECALL: MACAN S & MACAN TURBO

Possible leak in low-pressure line — affected customers will be contacted directly ATLANTA, Oct. 30, 2015 — Voluntary safety recall: Porsche is conducting an examination of 58,881 Macan S and Macan Turbo vehicles around the world, of which 21,835 are in…
HONDA STATEMENT REGARDING SIDE AIRBAG INADVERTENT DEPLOYMENT RECALL

STATEMENT BY AMERICAN HONDA REGARDING SIDE AIRBAG INADVERTENT DEPLOYMENT RECALL: 2008-2009 HONDA ACCORD SEDAN Side and/or side curtain airbags may inadvertently deploy if the ignition is on and a door is forcefully slammed or there is a significant impact to…
FCA RECALL STATEMENT

STATEMENT: AIR-CONDITIONING SYSTEM October 27, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – FCA US LLC is voluntarily recalling an estimated 75,364 U.S.-market SUVs to inspect and replace, as required, their air-conditioning lines, as required. FCA US launched an investigation after the National…
TOYOTA RECALLS CERTAIN VEHICLES FOR POWER WINDOW MASTER SWITCH

TORRANCE, Calif., Oct. 20, 2015 – Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. today announced that it is conducting a safety recall of approximately 2,000,000 vehicles related to the driver’s side Power Window Master Switch.  The involved vehicles include certain: 2007 and…
TOYOTA RECALLS CERTAIN TACOMA PICKUP TRUCKS

TORRANCE, Calif., October 13, 2015 – Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc. today announced that it is conducting a safety recall of approximately 310 Model Year 2016 Tacoma Pickup Trucks. The involved vehicles are equipped with a driver’s knee air bag…
HONDA PERSPECTIVES: TAKATA INFLATOR RECALL UPDATE

Oct 8, 2015 Honda is making steady progress in our continued effort to reach as many customers affected by Takata airbag inflator recalls as possible, and to rapidly repair their vehicles. Yet, with so many customers still needing to bring…
AMERICAN HONDA RECALL STATEMENT

REGARDING CVT DRIVE PULLEY SHAFT RECALL: 2014-2015 CIVIC AND 2015 HONDA FIT Oct 1, 2015 – TORRANCE, Calif. — Honda will voluntarily recall approximately 143,000 model-year 2014-2015 Civic and 2015 Fit vehicles in the United States to update the software…