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Subaru recalls some Forester vehicles due to airbag issue

Oct. 11, 2019 7:54 AM EDT

Subaru is recalling more than 350,000 Forester vehicles with heated seats because an electrical connection in the front passenger seat may loosen and deactivate the airbag even though the seat is occupied. Subaru said the recall includes Forester vehicles from 2015 to 2018. The automaker will notify vehicle...

BMW recalls cars, SUVs to fix backup camera display problem

Oct. 9, 2019 3:50 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — BMW is recalling more than 257,000 vehicles in the U.S. because drivers might not be able to see the backup camera display. The recall covers certain 3-Series, 5-series, 6-Series, 7-Series and 8-Series cars as well as certain X3, X4, X5 and X7 SUVs from the 2018 to 2020 model years. Also...

Nissan recalls 1.3M vehicles to fix backup camera display

Sep. 24, 2019 8:15 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Nissan is recalling 1.3 million vehicles mainly in the U.S. and Canada to fix a problem with the backup camera displays. The recall covers the 2018 and 2019 Nissan Altima, Frontier, Kicks, Leaf, Maxima, Murano, NV, NV200, Pathfinder, Rogue, Rogue Sport, Sentra, Titan, Versa Note and Versa...

GM recalls Chevrolet small SUVs; suspension welds can break

Sep. 20, 2019 8:25 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is recalling more than 107,000 small SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because a suspension weld can break and cause steering problems. The recall covers the 2015 through 2018 Chevrolet Trax. Documents posted Friday by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration an improperly...

Ford recalls some vehicles due to sharp seat frame edge

Sep. 13, 2019 10:07 AM EDT

Ford is recalling more than 300,000 of its 2017 Ford Explorer vehicles because of a sharp seat frame edge. The automaker said Friday that there have been 31 reports of hand injuries. Ford Motor Co. said users could come in contact with the sharp edges when reaching between the power front seat and center console....

Correction: General Motors-Brake Recall story

Sep. 12, 2019 5:32 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — In a story published on Sept. 11 about a General Motors recall of SUVs and pickup trucks, The Associated Press relied on incorrect information in a government document and reported erroneously which trucks were included. The only pickups covered by the recall are GMC Sierra and Chevrolet...

Ram adds 875K pickups to recall for tailgate problem

Sep. 9, 2019 12:59 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is adding more than 875,000 Ram pickup trucks worldwide to a series of recalls to fix tailgates that can open while the trucks are being driven. The expansion covers certain Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 pickups from the 2013 through 2018 model years that have power locking...

Ford recalls 550K vehicles for seat strength problem

Aug. 30, 2019 9:37 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling more than 550,000 trucks and SUVs in North America because seat backs may not properly restrain people in a crash. The recall covers certain 2018 through 2020 F-150 pickups, 2019 and 2020 Super Duty trucks, 2018 and 2019 Explorer SUVs, and 2019 and 2020 Expedition SUVs. All...

Toyota recalls air bags that may not inflate properly

Aug. 28, 2019 9:23 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling 191,000 cars in North America and Japan because the air bags may not inflate properly in a crash. The recall covers certain 2003 through 2008 Corolla compact sedans and 2005 through 2008 Matrix hatchbacks. Toyota says the front passenger air bags in the cars were...

VW recalls 679K cars in US to fix potential rollaway problem

Aug. 23, 2019 9:15 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen is recalling about 679,000 cars in the U. S. to fix a problem that could let the cars roll away unexpectedly. The recall covers certain 2011 through 2018 Jettas; 2015 through 2019 GTIs; 2015, 2016, 2018 and 2019 Golfs; 2012 through 2019 Beetles and Beetle Convertibles; and 2017...