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US Closes Ford Steering Probe Without Recall

U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall.

11/25/2014

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Ford’s New F-150 To Get 26 Mpg, Tops Among Pickups

Ford said Friday that its new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get up to 26 mpg on the highway, making it the most fuel efficient gas-powered full-size pickup.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2014

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Arizona Sues General Motors Over Delayed Recalls

The lawsuit seeks potentially billions of dollars in fines.

11/20/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 20: Committee Chairman Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) (R) holds up a photo of Stephanie Erdman of Destin, Florida, of her face injury by the airbag explosion in her Honda Civic after a traffic accident last year, as Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) (L) looks on during a hearing before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee November 20, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. The committee held a hearing to examine defects in airbags manufactured by Takata and their recall process. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Senators Get No Clear Answers On Air Bag Safety

There were apologies and long-winded explanations, but after nearly four hours of testimony about exploding Takata air bags, senators never got a clear answer to the question most people have…

11/20/2014

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Honda Quietly Will Replace Air Bags Nationwide

The move is likely to give more ammunition to lawmakers who are calling for a nationwide recall of cars with air bags made by Japanese parts supplier Takata.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2014

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Senate Committee To Hold Takata Air Bag Hearing

Add a U.S. Senate committee hearing to the growing list of troubles facing Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2014

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Ford Recalls 205,000 SUVs For Fuel Tank Leaks

Ford is recalling about 205,000 SUVs in cold-weather states and parts of Canada to fix gas tanks that can rust, leak and cause a fire.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2014

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GM Recalls Some Cadillac, Pontiac Sedans For Fuel Pump, Ignition Switch Defects

General Motors is recalling more than 60,000 vehicles in North America, the latest round of recalls this year for the automaker.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2014

2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid (Ford Photo)

Ford Recalls 850K Cars On Short Circuit Concerns

If the short circuit occurs, restraint devices including the air bags, pretensioners, and side curtains might not work in a crash.

09/26/2014

The Chrysler logo is viewed on January 31, 2012 at the 2012 Washington Auto Show at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. The auto show runs through February 5. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Chrysler Recalls Nearly 350,000 Vehicles To Fix Ignition Switches

Ignition switches can move out of position and potentially lead to the engine shutting off while driving and air bags not functioning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

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