Auto Recalls

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Ford Motor Recalls 20K Vans, SUVs Over Panel, Seat Belt Issues

The company warns chimes and lights might not work on the instrument panel when the vehicles are started.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/24/2015

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Fiat Chrysler Tells US It Missed Deadlines In 5 Recalls

Fiat Chrysler is admitting that it missed legal deadlines to notify customers in five safety recalls.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2015

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General Motors, Subaru Models Added To Takata Air Bag Recall

GM and Subaru are adding vehicles to the growing list of models being recalled by 11 automakers due to potentially exploding air bags.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2015

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Automakers, Gov’t To Reveal Models In Expanded Takata Air Bag Recall

Six people have been killed and more than 100 injured due to the problem.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2015

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Takata Air Bag Recall Becomes Biggest Ever In US

“One congressman even likened it to driving down the road with a shotgun pointed at your face.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/19/2015

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US Reopens Investigation Into Jeep, Dodge Sun Visors That Could Catch Fire

The feds are reopening an investigation into Jeep and Dodge sun visors after reports that some caught fire even after a recall repair.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2015

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Federal Safety Agency Seeks Ideas On Getting More Recall Fixes Done

Frustrated that cars recalled for serious safety defects aren’t getting fixed quickly enough, the nation’s auto safety chief will host a gathering of automakers to search for solutions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2015

Jeep Cherokee. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Only Small Number Of Jeeps Fixed 2 Years After Recall Began

Nearly two years after agreeing to recall 1.56 million older Jeeps that could catch fire in rear-end crashes, the maker of the vehicles has repaired only a fraction of the Jeeps covered.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/14/2015

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Nissan, BMW Recall Vehicles To Fix Problems With Fuel Pumps

Nissan and BMW are recalling more than 94,000 vehicles because the fuel pumps can fail and cause stalling.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2015

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Lawsuit That Showed GM Hid Ignition Switch Problem Settled

Brooke Melton, 29, died in a 2010 crash near Atlanta when the ignition switch of her Cobalt slipped out of the run position.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2015

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