U.S. safety regulators are ordering Japanese auto supplier Takata Corp. to provide more information about air bags that can explode and shoot shrapnel toward drivers and passengers.
Takata, the world’s second-largest air bag maker with 22 percent of the market, has been plagued by problems for the past 13 years.
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.
Chrysler is recalling more than 566,000 SUVs and trucks because malfunctioning fuel heaters can cause fires, or a software glitch can disable the electronic stability control.
After receiving a small number of complaints of odor and discoloration, Nutek conducted testing that showed the presence of a bacteria — B. cepacia– in some of their products.
The recall affects Embrace 35/9999 models with an AmSafe QT1 buckle.
Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch.
The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired because of potential danger to drivers and passengers. But the effort is being complicated by confusing information and a malfunctioning website.
It’s time to check your pantry.
A North Carolina company is recalling nearly 12,000 boxes of pain relief tablets because some cartons contain a different medication.