National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
Many motorists don’t know it, but it’s likely that every time they get behind the wheel, there’s a snitch along for the ride.
Auto dealers in metro Detroit, and the Big Three automakers themselves, are waiting to hear more details about a dangerous safety concern: counterfeit air bags.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says a faulty sensor could increase the risk of injury to a child passenger.
The federal government is investigating 5,000 school buses from the 2008 model year that could stall without warning.
The government has ended an investigation into why Chevrolet Volt electric cars caught fire following government crash tests.
Nissan is recalling nearly 34,000 Sentra compact cars because of a battery cable problem that could cause the engines to stall.
Federal safety regulators are investigating problems with the automatic shift levers on several General Motors cars.
A Chevrolet Volt that caught fire three weeks after its lithium-ion battery was damaged in a government crash test has regulators taking a harder look at the safety of electric car batteries, federal officials said Friday.
The federal government is investigating a number of engine fires in Mini Coopers.
Volkswagen is recalling more than 168,000 cars with diesel engines because a defect in the fuel injectors that could cause fires.