Category Archives: Recalls

Recall Alert: 2015 Ford Transit – Rear Axle Shaft

Ford is issuing a safety recall for approximately 1,300 2015 Ford Transit dual-rear-wheel vehicles to replace rear axle shafts. The rear axle shafts could fracture, either causing a loss of motive power without warning while driving, or unintended vehicle movement when the vehicle is in park without the parking brake engaged – increasing the risk of injury or crash. Ford

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Recall Alert: 2003-2004 CR-V – Certain Takata Passenger Front Airbag Inflators

Honda announced today that it will expand a national recall (15V-370) to replace, free of charge, Takata passenger front airbag inflators installed in certain 2003-2004 CR-V models sold in the United States following a recent defect determination by Takata, the airbag inflator supplier. This expansion will add approximately 127,000 passenger front airbag inflators not previously subject to either a recall

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Recall Alert: 2003-2005 Ford Crown Victoria and Mercury Grand Marquis – Lighting Control Module

Ford Motor Company is issuing a safety recall for approximately 313,000 2003-2005 Ford Crown Victoria and Mercury Grand Marquis vehicles to replace a lighting control module. The solder joints on the module could crack and interrupt power to the headlamps – increasing the risk of crash at night. Ford is aware of 11 reports of accidents and one report of a minor

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Recall Alert: 2015 Ford F-150 SuperCrew – Front Safety Belt

Ford is issuing a safety compliance recall for approximately 3,200 2015 Ford F-150 SuperCrew vehicles to replace the front safety belt retractor and pretensioner assembly. The safety belt assembly could have improperly secured pretensioner cables, and might not adequately restrain an occupant in a crash. Ford is not aware of any accidents or injuries related to this issue. Affected vehicles

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Recall Alert: 2013-14 Dodge Dart – Vacuum-tube Assembly

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 subject to oil migration that could affect their brake systems’ power-assist feature. Foundation brake function is unaffected. However, if this condition occurs, the driver may notice hard pedal-feel

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Recall Alert: 2015-2016 Honda Fit LX – Rear Grab Rail Bracket

Honda will voluntarily recall 25,367 model-year 2015-2016 Fit LX vehicles in the United States to replace the rear grab rail brackets. The rear grab rail brackets in certain Fit LX trim vehicles were not manufactured to Honda’s design specifications. In the event of a collision that triggers a side curtain airbag deployment, the rear grab rail brackets may interfere with

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Recall Alert: 2013-2015 Avalon, Avalon Hybrid, Lexus ES350 and ES300h – Pre-Collision System

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 situations, the PCS (Pre-Collision System) could interpret a steel joint or plate in the roadway as an object that triggers PCS activation. If this occurs, the PCS warning buzzer

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Recall Alert: 2016 Honda Pilot – Combination Meter Software

Honda will voluntarily recall 35,406 model-year 2016 Pilot vehicles in the United States to update the combination meter software free of charge. No market occurrences have been reported related to this non-compliance issue, which was discovered through internal testing. A software error in the combination meter may cause warning lamps to fail to illuminate if there is a problem with

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Recall Alert: 2016 Ford Mustang – Restraint Parts

Ford is issuing a safety compliance recall for approximately 1,900 2016 Ford Mustang vehicles in North America after some restraint parts could have been damaged during shipping from the supplier prior to installation in the vehicle. If damaged during shipping, the affected restraint parts might not conform to the requirements of FMVSS 209 for seat belt assembly performance or to

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