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2014 Toyota Tundra (credit: Toyota Motor Corporation)

Toyota Recalls Pickups To Fix Air Bag Problem

Toyota is recalling about 140,000 Tundra full-size pickup trucks because a plastic trim piece can interfere with the side air bags.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2014

A front view of the recalled Vizio TV. (credit: CPSC)

250,000 Recalled Vizio Flat Panel TVs Could Tip Over Unexpectedly

The TVs were sold Best Buy, Meijer, Target, Walmart and online.

CBS Detroit–08/07/2014

(credit: U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service)

106,000 Pounds Of Smoked Sausage Recalled Nationwide

The “Cavanaugh Smoked Sausage” was sold in stores nationwide.

08/07/2014

The General Motors headquarters is seen April 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. General Motors has recalled millions of vehicles in recent months due to a power steering defect and a faulty ignition-switch. (Credit: Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

How GM’s Ignition Switch Redesign Went Wrong

The switches, though, were too loose, touching off events that led to at least 13 deaths, more than 50 crashes and a raft of legal trouble for the Detroit automaker.

CBS Detroit–07/07/2014

(Photo Credit: Stan Honda/Getty Images)

GM Recalls 7.6 Million More Cars Over Ignition Switch Defect

General Motors is recalling at least 7.6 million more vehicles dating back to 1997 to fix faulty ignition switches as the company’s safety crisis continues to grow.

07/02/2014

(credit: istock)

GM Recalls 3.2M More US Cars For Ignition Problems

General Motors is recalling 3.2 million more cars in the U.S. because of ignition switch problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/16/2014

(Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Toyota Expands Recall For Air Bag Glitch

The company said Wednesday that it was “renotifying” owners of some vehicles involved in a 2013 safety recall of 2.14 million vehicles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2014

Pictures of people killed in GM cars with defected key switches, were put of the ledge of the hearing room as General Motors Company CEO Mary Barra (L) answers questions during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, on April 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee is hearing testimony on a safety defect that's been linked to at least 13 deaths and has sparked a 2.6 million-vehicle recall. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

“A Decision That Would Lead To Catastrophic Results” But Will There Be Legal Consequences For GM?

“A GM engineer chose to use an ignition switch in certain cars that was so far below GM’s own specification that it failed to keep the car powered on …”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2014

2014 Chevy Malibu (GM Photo)

GM Announces 5 More Recalls — 2.7 Million Cars And Trucks

GM has now recalled more than 11 million vehicles this year. Will take $200 million charge against second quarter earnings.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2014

Jeff Gilbert's "loaner" iPhone (Jeff Gilbert photo)

Car Chronicles Blog: A Tale Of Two Recalls

WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert finds getting a phone repaired can consume more time and effort than getting your car fixed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2014

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