Auto Recalls

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Volkswagen Recalls 420,000 Vehicles For Air Bag Issue

The recall is for eight models.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2015


Discount Tire Recalls 79,513 Truck And SUV Replacement Tires

If the steel belts crack, the tread could separate, increasing the risk of a crash.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/11/2015


Mini Recalls About 35K Cars To Bolster Side Crash Resistance

Mini is recalling about 35,000 cars in the U.S. and Canada because they don’t meet side-impact crash-test requirements.


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Nissan Recalls 270K Vehicles Worldwide To Fix Start Buttons

Nissan says the buttons can stick and cause the switches to shut off the engine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2015

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GM Ignition Switch Deaths Total 124 As Fund Nears Completion

Victims’ families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2015

This picture taken on July 6, 2015 shows an airbag of a Honda vehicle in Tokyo. (credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

Honda Announces Another Recall For Faulty Takata Air Bags

The recall spans 17 models, including the Fit subcompact, Stream minivan and CR-V SUVs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/09/2015

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Land Rover Recalls 65K SUVs In US For Door Latch Problem

Dealers will update the keyless entry software at no cost to owners.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2015

A man holds an ipad showing the new logo of 'Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' on January 29, 2014 in front of Fiat headquarter at Lingotto, in Turin. (credit: MARCO BERTORELLO/AFP/Getty Images)

US Regulator Says Fiat Chrysler Recall Woes Are Widespread

The NHTSA is holding the rare hearing to listen to evidence that Fiat Chrysler misbehaved on 23 recalls involving more than 11 million vehicles.


GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - MARCH 06: The Mitsubishi logo is seen during the 83rd Geneva Motor Show on March 6, 2013 in Geneva, Switzerland. (Photo by Harold Cunningham/Getty Images)

Mitsubishi Recalls 460K Cars; 5 Hurt When Air Bags Hit Visor

Air bags have the potential to push sun visors into passengers and cause injuries in a crash.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2015

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Fiat Chrysler Recalls Jeep SUVs For Water Leak Problem

Fiat Chrysler found that water can get into the lift gate control modules on some Cherokees and cause an electrical short.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2015