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Category Archives: Recalls

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Takata Air Bag Recall: What You Need to Know

-+*Japanese automotive supplier Takata has been in the news lately, primarily for recalls involving its air bags and specifically for faulty air bag inflators that have killed six people and injured others. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has been working with Takata to recall the affected vehicles and on May 19, 2015, the […]

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Nationwide Recall Statistics 2014

-+*By Chris Basso Our country has a problem with vehicle recalls. Starting in late summer 2014, about 8 million cars with Takata airbags were recalled for a potentially defective airbag inflator. Earlier in the year GM announced an ignition switch recall, which was issued for more than 24 million cars in the U.S. alone. These […]

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Are you affected by the GM recall?

-+*General Motors recently announced a safety recall for 2.6 million cars due to a faulty ignition switch. The problem seems to happen when there is too much weight on a key ring, or when taking a bumpy road too hard – moving the key out of place in the ignition. This can turn off the engine unexpectedly. […]