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Pregnant Woman Dies After Being Run Over By Her Own Minivan
A pregnant mother died after her own minivan ran her over. The minivan was parked when her 6-year-old son accidentally put the vehicle in gear.
Massive Airbag Recall Could Affect 120 Million Cars
Following a recall of 29 million airbag inflators, U.S. auto safety regulators are considering a recall of an additional 70 million to 90 million inflators.
2014 Had the Most Car Recalls Ever
There were three times as many vehicle recalls in 2014 than in the nine years before. What happened? Why did cars become so apt to break in 2014, and how are regulators preventing this in the future?
Automobile Recalls Process Is Seriously Flawed
When automakers realize that a component of one of their own vehicles is faulty or dangerous, they typically issue car recalls to alert car owners that their safety has been compromised.
Defective Side Airbags Force Ford to Recall 700,000 Vehicles
A reported software defect that could prevent the side curtain airbags in many Ford Escape model SUVs from deploying has forced the auto manufacturer to issue a
Hyundai Issues Vehicle Recall Over Safety Concerns
Hyundai is issuing product recalls for two of their most popular vehicles due to safety concerns in a number of their newer-model vehicles, according to news reports from Reuters news agency.
Honda Recalls 50,000 Cars for Possible Engine Hazard
Honda Motor Co Ltd announced on Wednesday that it plans to recall approximately 50,000 2012 Civics in the United States. According to the company’s announcement
Honda Recalls 304,000 Vehicles for Air Bag Defect
There are 304,000 Honda vehicle being recalled for problems with air-bags. It is reported that the air-bags are inflating too much causing injuries & fatalities
Honda Recalls 310,773 Pilots in the U.S.
Honda recalled 310,773 Pilots in the U.S. to inspect and potentially replace the front seat belts due to problems with the stitching in the seat belt.
BMWs Recalled for Light Defects
There have been 241,000 3-series BMWs recalled in the U.S. for a rear-light defect that may cause road accident. The recall is affecting 2002-2005 models.
1993-2004 Jeep Grand Cheroke Request for Recall
The Jeep Grand Cherokee is being requested for a recall from the Center for Auto Safety. The request has been made due to the amount of fires.
Automobile Recall Issues At Toyota
There was recently a huge recall for automobiles manufactured by Toyota Corp. The recall prompted Congress to request an analysis of the effectiveness.