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Subaru recalls vehicles to fix engine, suspension problems

Apr. 20, 2021 08:14 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Subaru is recalling nearly 875,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. because the engines can stall or a rear suspension part can fall off. The stalling recall covers more than 466,000 Crosstrek SUVs from 2018 and 2019 and Impreza cars from 2017 through 2019. The...

Toyota recalls Venza SUVs to fix air bag wiring problem

Apr. 15, 2021 17:16 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling about 373,000 Venza SUVs worldwide because a wiring problem can stop the side air bags from inflating in a crash. The recall covers Venzas from the 2009 through 2015 model years, including nearly 280,000 in the U.S. ...

Safety groups, unions urge US to fix recalled gov't vehicles

Apr. 15, 2021 13:30 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — More than a dozen consumer groups and three federal employee unions are asking the U.S. government to stop using vehicles in its fleet with unrepaired safety recalls. The group also says the General Services Administration is selling vehicles to the...

Verizon recalls mobile hotspots sold to schools, in stores

Apr. 09, 2021 08:44 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Verizon is recalling 2.5 million mobile hotspots after some reports of overheating and two reports of minor burns. The 4G hotspots were used by schools and sold by stores. They are called Ellipsis Jetpack mobile hotspots and were imported by Franklin...

US ends probe of GM headlamp failures with no added recalls

Apr. 02, 2021 15:10 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. safety regulators have determined that two recalls of older General Motors vehicles for headlight failures were big enough to take care of the problem. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says in documents posted Friday that it's...

GM recalling 10,000 Chevy and GMC vans due to fire risk

Mar. 31, 2021 14:48 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — General Motors is recalling more than 10,000 vans due to a fire risk and recommending that owners park them outdoors away from buildings and other structures until they are repaired. GM has recalled almost 8,000 2021 Chevrolet Express and more than...

Honda recalls over 628,000 US vehicles to replace fuel pumps

Mar. 31, 2021 08:48 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Honda is recalling more than 628,000 vehicles in the U.S. to replace fuel pumps that can fail, causing the engines to stall. The recall covers much of the Honda and Acura model lineup from the 2018 to 2020 model years including the CR-V small SUV, the...

Lawsuits mount for Nevada-based Real Water, amid FDA probe

Mar. 24, 2021 16:54 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Lawsuits are mounting against a Las Vegas-based bottled water brand, Real Water, amid a U.S. Food and Drug Administration investigation and accusations by more people in more states that it caused liver illness and other ailments. A Nevada man's case...

Park outdoors: Ram recalls heavy-duty trucks for fire risk

Mar. 23, 2021 11:34 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The company that makes heavy-duty diesel Ram trucks is telling some owners to park them outdoors due to the risk of an engine fire. Fiat Chrysler, now part of Stellantis, is recalling just over 20,000 of the trucks mainly in the U.S. and Canada. The...

EXPLAINER: How can California voters recall Gov. Newsom?

Mar. 09, 2021 23:03 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California Gov. Gavin Newsom is facing the possibility that he could be removed by voters in a recall election in the middle of his four-year term. Organizers appear close to qualifying the election for the ballot, and the vote would likely take place later this year....