Kia Recalls More Than 200k Vehicles

(CNN) — Kia will begin recalling some of its Soul and Soul electric vehicles later this month. The problem is part of the accelerator pedal could bend and fracture, increasing the risk of a crash. The recalled cars were manufactured from July 2013 to this January. Affected customers can contact Kia’s customer service for more … Continue reading »

Cars Recalled Due to Airbag Problems

(CNN) — There’s another massive auto recall, involving more than $2 million older vehicles that could have faulty airbags. Officials say there’s a problem with the crash sensors that can cause the airbags deploy for no reason. This is the second time the vehicles have been recalled for the same problem. If you have an … Continue reading »

Ford Recalling 65,000 Fusions

(CNN) — Ford is recalling 65,000 Fusion cars in North America. The car dealer says there’s a programming issue that allows the key to removed from the ignition even if the car is not in park. That can lead to the vehicle rolling away. The recall affects some 2014 and 2015 models. Ford says it’s … Continue reading »

Ford Recalls Cars to Fix Improper Recall

(CNN) — Ford issued five safety recalls Tuesday. Among them, a recall to fix a problem it created while correcting a previous recall. The automaker is recalling nearly 40,000 Ford Crown Victorias, Lincoln Town Cars and Mercury Grand Marquis. They have a steering shaft that could break, causing a loss of steering. Ford says there’s … Continue reading »

Chrysler Recalls SUV with Airbag Problem

(CNN) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling 184,000 SUVs for an airbag problem. The models affected are the 2014 Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee. The company said a potential short circuit could prevent the airbags from deploying. Fiat Chrysler said it is unaware of any injuries or accidents tied to the problem. Click here for … Continue reading »

Ford Recalls 850k Cars for Airbag Flaw

(CNN) — An airbag flaw could prevent some Ford cars from deploying its airbag. Ford Motors says they’re recalling 850,000 cars. The cause is a potential short circuit that keeps airbags from deploying. No accidents or injuries related to the problem have been reported. Ford will replace the computer module in cars that are the … Continue reading »

US Attorney Investigates GM Recall

(CNN) — More bad news for General Motors. First it was Congress, now a source tells CNN the U.S. attorney in Manhattan is investigating the automaker over its handling of faulty ignition switches. GM recalled 1.4 million vehicles last month, but they first learned of the defect a decade ago. At least 13 deaths and … Continue reading »

Toyota Issues Voluntary Safety Recalls

(CNN) — Auto maker Toyota has issued two voluntary safety recalls that affect more than 100,000 of its Highlander Hybrid and Lexus models. The first recall affects the Toyota Highlander Hybrid and Lexus RX 400h vehicles. In these models, transistors can suffer heat damage, causing the car to shut down while a driver is behind … Continue reading »

BMW Recalls More than 500K Cars

(CNN) — BMW has recalled more than a half-million cars in the U.S. due to possible power failure and engine stalling. Reports say a battery cable that supplies power to the vehicle’s fuse box can wear out and cause problems. The recall affects BMW’s 1-Series, 3-Series and Z4 models made from 2007 to 2012. BMW … Continue reading »