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Honda Admits Failing To Report Deaths, Injuries

Honda blamed the lapses on inadvertent data entry and computer programming errors, as well as a misinterpretation of the federal TREAD act, a law passed in 2000 requiring faster reporting of deaths, injuries and safety defects by automakers.

CBS Detroit–11/24/2014

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Safety Agency Pushes For National Air Bag Recall

The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure — and even kill — a driver.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2014

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Ford Issues Recall For 65K Fusions That Pose ‘Rollaway Risk’

The issue allows the key to be removed 30 minutes after the ignition is turned off, even if the transmission is not in park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2014

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Michigan Matters Preview: Homelessness & Auto Industry Update

Carol Cain learns about the growing problem of homelessness in metro Detroit from Gerry Piro of Covenant House Michigan and Sam Slaughter of Slaughter Auto Group. Plus Carol talks with auto experts about the future of the industry.

11/13/2014

Ford Execs Pose With New Truck (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Ford Launches All New F-150 Pickup Truck [VIDEO]

The new pickup should be in dealerships by late December.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2014

Ford VP Jim Farley (Ford photo)

Ford Announces Executive Swap

Marketing Vice President Jim Farley to lead Ford of Europe, Ford of Europe President Stephen Odell to assume Farley’s marketing job.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2014

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Chrysler Posts Strong Third Quarter Profit

Chrysler posts $611 million in third quarter earnings, expects to make around $2.5 billion for full year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

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Ford Recalls 200,000 Vehicles For Five Separate Problems

Vehicles recalled include various model years of the F-150, Flex, Transit, Transit Connect, Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Car

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/04/2014

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Ford Issues Five Recalls For 202K Vehicles

Ford Motor Company has issued five safety recalls for approximately 202,000 vehicles in North America.

11/04/2014

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Car And Truck Sales Show Strong–But Uneven–October Growth

Chrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2014

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