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Millions Of Used Cars Sold With Unfixed Defects, Despite Recalls

Do you know if that used car you’re buying is really safe?

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2015

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GM Recalls 81K Chevys, Pontiacs For Power Steering Problem

General Motors is recalling more than 81,000 vehicles because of problems that can cause power steering to fail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/14/2015

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More Than 2M Vehicles Recalled A 2nd Time For Faulty Air Bags

More than 2 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles are being recalled for a second fix for faulty air bags that may inadvertently inflate while the car is running.

01/31/2015

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Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche Issue Recalls For Fuel Leaks

Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche are recalling more than 93,500 cars and SUVs worldwide to fix fuel leak problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2015

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Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche Issue Recalls For Fuel Leaks

Audi, Volkswagen and Porsche are recalling about 27,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. to fix fuel leak problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2015

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Volkswagen Recalls 38,000 Cars Due To Fire Risk

The automaker says a fuel leak in the engine may cause a fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2014

Air Force Lt. Stephanie Erdman, whose eye was injured by airbag shrapnel from her 2002 Honda Civic, is surrounded by pictures showing the accident as she testifies before the US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, November 20, 2014, on the Takata airbag defects and the vehicle recall process.  (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Auto Industry Acts Globally — Except On Recalls

By Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) – When it comes to making and selling cars, the auto industry thinks and acts globally: There is near-seamless coordination between parts suppliers, factories and dealerships. But when […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2014

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Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 38

Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, updated the totals Monday.

12/10/2014

Air Force Lt. Stephanie Erdman, whose eye was injured by airbag shrapnel from her 2002 Honda Civic, is surrounded by pictures showing the accident as she testifies before the US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, November 20, 2014, on the Takata airbag defects and the vehicle recall process.  (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Takata Says Recall Decision Is Up To Automakers

The Japanese company has refused to comply with a U.S. government demand for an expanded recall of its air bags that can explode and shoot out shrapnel.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2014

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Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 36

At least 36 people have died and 44 have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2014

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