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Fire danger causes Nissan to recall over 450,000 vehicles

Nov. 15, 2019 12:47 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling over 450,000 vehicles worldwide because a brake fluid leak could cause them to catch fire. Because of the fire risk, the company is urging owners to park the vehicles outdoors and away from structures if the antilock brake light comes on for more than 10 seconds. The...

Ford recalls F-150s; loose cable can cause stalling or fires

Nov. 14, 2019 5:11 PM EST

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford is recalling over 168,000 F-150 pickup trucks in North America to fix an electrical problem that could cause engine stalling or fires. The recall covers certain trucks from the 2019 and 2020 model years built starting June 24 until Oct. 1. Ford says the positive battery terminal...

GM recalling more than 600,000 trucks and SUVs

Oct. 31, 2019 2:28 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is recalling more than 600,000 four-wheel drive trucks and SUVs because a software error could activate the braking system, increasing the risk of a crash. The recall covers the 2014-2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, 2015-2020 Chevrolet Suburban, 2015-2020 Chevrolet Tahoe,...

J&J says new tests find no asbestos in recalled baby powder

Oct. 29, 2019 9:03 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Johnson & Johnson said Tuesday that new testing of a batch of baby powder that was recently recalled did not show any traces of asbestos. Earlier this month the company recalled 33,000 bottles of its talc powder after Food and Drug Administration testing revealed trace amounts of the...

Potential listeria contamination leads to apples recall

Oct. 29, 2019 11:05 AM EDT

AURORA, Ill. (AP) — A county health department in Illinois says a Michigan company voluntarily is recalling nearly 2,300 cases of apples due to potential listeria contamination. Kane County health officials say Tuesday that North Bay Produce of Traverse City also is recalling two bulk bins of apples....

Ford recalls vans for 2nd time to fix drive shaft problem

Oct. 29, 2019 10:37 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling nearly 320,000 Transit full-size vans in North America for a second time because the drive shafts can fail, causing loss of power. The company says the recall covers the 2015 through 2017 model years. The drive shaft coupling can crack, and continued driving can cause the...

Diesel Ram pickups recalled due to risk of engine fires

Oct. 25, 2019 6:43 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is recalling nearly 160,000 diesel-powered Ram pickups mainly in the U.S. and Canada because they can leak coolant and possibly catch fire. The recall covers Ram 1500 models from the 2014 through 2019 model years. The company says an internal investigation found microscopic...

Retailers pull Johnson's baby powder after recall

Oct. 25, 2019 3:36 PM EDT

Walmart, CVS and Rite Aid have pulled some or all 22-ounce bottles of Johnson's baby powder from shelves to avoid confusing consumers, after a minuscule amount of asbestos was found in one bottle. Johnson & Johnson recalled all 33,000 bottles from the same lot as that bottle last Friday, a day after the U.S....

Cheesemaker stops making cheese listeria outbreak, recall

Oct. 25, 2019 3:13 PM EDT

WEST PAWLETT, Vt. (AP) — An award-winning Vermont cheesemaker that sold its raw milk cheeses around the country has stopped manufacturing and selling cheese after a listeria outbreak and recall. Consider Bardwell Farm in West Pawlett announced Thursday that its current funds do not allow it to continue...

Subaru recalls cars, SUVs for engine control, debris trouble

Oct. 24, 2019 11:20 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Subaru is recalling over 400,000 vehicles in the U.S. to fix problems with engine computers and debris that can fall into motors. The first recall covers 466,000 Imprezas from 2017 through 2019, and 2018 and 2019 Crosstreks. Subaru says the engine computer can keep powering the ignition coil...