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Dodge Chargers Recalled; Door Slam Can Make Air Bags Inflate

Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 322,000 sedans worldwide because side air bags can inflate if doors are slammed too hard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2015

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Gov’t: Fiat Chrysler Must Offer To Buy Back 500,000 Ram Pickups

The settlement is the latest sign that auto safety regulators are taking a more aggressive approach toward companies that fail to disclose defects.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2015

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Fiat Chrysler Issues Massive Recall For Vehicles At Risk Of Software Hack

Fiat Chrysler is recalling approximately 1.4 million vehicles in the U.S. that are vulnerable to being hacked and controlled by an outside source.


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Ford Recalls 8,000 New Vehicles Over Parking Brake Problem

Ford is issuing a recall for approximately 8,000 vehicles in North America because the parking brake might not engage fully.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2015

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Subaru Recalls 32,400 Compact Cars To Fix Air Bag Problem

Subaru is recalling the cars because a malfunction can stop the front passenger air bag from inflating in a crash.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2015

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Fiat Chrysler Adds 88K Dodge Challengers To Takata Air Bag Recall

At least eight people have been killed and more than 100 injured worldwide due to the problem.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/11/2015

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GM Recalls Nearly 780K SUVs To Fix Power Lift Gate Problem Responsible For 56 Injuries

General Motors has received 56 reports of injuries connected to the issue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015

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Ford Recalls Focus, Escape, C-Max Vehicles That Continue Running After Keys Removed

Ford Motor Company is issuing a safety recall for approximately 432,000 vehicles that can continue running after they have been turned off.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/02/2015

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Acura Recall Shows Glitch In Automatic Braking System

Acura has recalled two models of SUVs because the automatic emergency braking systems can malfunction and put the vehicles at risk of a collision.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2015

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Gov’t Safety Agency Admits Flaws, Starts Reforms After GM Ignition Switch Case

It’s the first time the agency has admitted fault in failing to link the switches it to a series of fatal accidents, although regulators still lay most of the blame on GM for hiding the defect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2015