February Vehicle Recall Roundup

February Automobile Recall

Automobile recalls announced in February could affect your safety and that of your loved ones. If you drive or are the owner of certain Aston Martin cars, Ford E-model vans, and Ram vans, keep reading. Taking action to fix these problems could save a life and spare someone from serious injury. An error during the […]

NHTSA Closes Investigations into Ford Safety Issues

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is closing two investigations into steering and powertrain issues affecting more than 800,000 Ford vehicles, eliminating the need for recall expansions.

GM Recalls 60K for Wiring Defects

General Motors has announced two new recalls covering nearly 60,000 Chevrolet Malibu cars for wiring defects that could lead to heating and air conditioning issues or fires.

Toyota Recalls 885K for Airbag Defects

The Toyota Motor Corporation has announced a worldwide recall covering nearly one million vehicles for electrical defects that could prevent air bags from deploying in the event of an accident.

Government Shutdown Stalls Vehicle Safety Investigations

Among the federally operated agencies and organizations closed during the ongoing government shutdown, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has been forced to set aside a number of outstanding vehicle safety investigations, potentially postponing recalls to correct harmful defects that could lead to accidents.

GM Recalling 145K Trucks over Missing Hood Latch

General Motors has announced a new recall covering more than 145,000 midsized pickup trucks because of a missing hood latch that could lead to the hood flying open unexpectedly while driving.