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VW Recalls 168,000 Cars For Fuel Leaks

Volkswagen is recalling more than 168,000 cars with diesel engines because a defect in the fuel injectors that could cause fires.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2011

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Feds Look Into BMWs That Can Roll Away Unattended

Federal safety regulators are looking into a problem with BMW automatic transmission shifters that can allow cars to roll away after drivers have left the vehicles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/09/2011

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Bill’s Blog: Hell Yeah, I Want A Flying Car!

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has approved a flying car.

97.1 The Ticket–07/14/2011

Is Your Used Car Safe?

That used car or truck you just bought may be the subject of a recall you were never told about.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2011

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2011 Chevrolet Volt Earns Five-Star Overall Safety Rating

The 2011 Chevrolet Volt has become the first electric vehicle to earn a five-star overall vehicle score for safety as part of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s New Car Assessment Program.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2011

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GM Recalling Crossovers

The recall involves 2011 model year versions of the Cadillac SRX, Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2010

Steering Problem Prompts Hyundai Recall

Hyundai is recalling 139,500 Sonata sedans in the U.S. because of a manufacturing defect that may cause drivers to lose steering control.

09/26/2010

Extra Police Patrols Looking For Drunk Drivers

It’s a massive regional effort to keep drunk drivers off the roads this holiday weekend. It’s called “Drunk Driving: Over the Limit, Under Arrest.”

09/04/2010

Gov't Probing Steering Problems In 2010 Kia Soul

The government has opened an investigation into possible loss of steering control in the 2010 Kia Soul, a boxy vehicle aimed at appealing to urban motorists.

08/16/2010

Gov’t To Crash Test 55 Vehicles Under New System

The government says it plans to test 55 vehicles from the 2011 model year under a new safety ratings system that includes tougher requirements.

07/29/2010

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