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General Motors CEO Mary Barra arrives to testify on the GM ignition switch recall during a US House Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, June 18, 2014. Barra is updating lawmakers on an internal GM report published on June 5 that absolved top management in the failure to recall millions of cars for more than a decade after the problems with the ignition switches were discovered.  (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

House Panel: Safety Agency Mishandled GM Recall

A report raises serious questions about the NTSA’s ability to keep the public safe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2014

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Center For Auto Safety Urges Investegation Of Chrysler Vehicles Experiencing Power Failures

The watchdog group said that power failures in thousands of Chrysler vehicles can cause the them to stall while being driven.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2014

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US Safety Agency Offers Online Vehicle Recall Check

The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled but not repaired.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2014

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US Agency Probes Hyundai Sonata Air Bag Problem

The probe announced Friday covers about 394,000 midsize cars from the 2006 through 2008 model years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/25/2014

Rearview Cameras Soon To Be Required In New Vehicles

“This day has been a long time coming, and we urge automakers to move quickly to beat the 2018 deadline.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2014

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Graco Adds More Than 403,000 Child Seats To Massive Recall

Graco Children’s Products has added more than 403,000 child seats to last month’s recall of 3.8 million to replace faulty harness buckles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2014

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US House Committee Investigating GM Recall

A congressional committee is investigating the way General Motors and a federal safety agency handled a deadly ignition switch problem in compact cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2014

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3.8 Million Graco Child Car Seats Recalled

Graco is recalling nearly 3.8 million car safety seats because children can be trapped by buckles that may not unlatch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2014

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US Probes Camry Hybrids For Power Brake Problem

U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that power-assisted brakes can fail at times in Camry gas-electric hybrids.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2014

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US Safety Agency Opens Probe Into Tesla Fires

NHTSA is investigating whether Tesla’s Model S electric car is vulnerable to fires because roadway debris can pierce the car’s underbody and battery.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/23/2013

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