Recall news & other fine automotive happenings.
Hyundai Engine Replacement Recalls May Have Failed
Hyundai recalls 100,000 Sonatas and Santa Fe Sports that had engines replaced in previous recalls.
Kia Engine Replacement Recall Was a Partial Dud
68,000 previously recalled Kia Optimas, Sorentos and Sportages at risk of fuel leaks and fires.
FCA Recalls 1.6 Million Vehicles For Takata Airbag Inflators
Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles need new passenger frontal airbag inflators.
Takata Airbags Cause Recall of 1.7 Million Lexus and Toyota Vehicles
Toyota and Lexus vehicles need new passenger airbag inflators or assemblies.
Ford EcoSport Recall Issued For 2019 Models
Ford recalls 87 SUVs that may have faulty welds that attach the seatbacks.
Ford Expands Takata Airbag Recalls by 953,000 Vehicles
Takata recall announced for Ford Edge, Fusion, Mustang, Ranger, Lincoln MKZ, MKX, Mercury Milan.
Mercedes-Benz Recalls Two Vehicles For Steering Problems
E400 Coupe and C300 4Matic Coupe need their steering couplings locked.
Hyundai Elantra Recall Ordered To Fix Faulty Sunroofs
Hyundai recalls 2018 Elantras because sunroofs could fail to retract if objects are in the way.
Honda Clarity Fuel Cell Recall Ordered For 1,082 Cars
Honda recalls California cars that were recalled months ago after drivers said they lost power.
Ford Recalls 410,000 F-Series Trucks After 3 Fires
Engine block heater cables blamed for 3 fires while the cables were plugged into outlets.
2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback Transmission Recall Issued
Toyota recalls 3,400 Corolla Hatchbacks to replace the continuously variable transmissions (CVTs)
Porsche Panamera Recall Based on Loss of Power Steering
Porsche recalls 17,500 Panameras because of software failures related to the power steering.
Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 Recalled
General Motors already has problems with 2019 Chevy and GMC trucks.
Mercedes Recalls Wagons With Fly-Away Spoilers
2019 Mercedes-Benz E450 4Matic Wagons and E63S AMG Wagons need spoilers properly attached
VW Golf R Recall Ordered to Prevent Fuel Leak Fires
Volkswagen says 516 Golf R cars have fuel line connectors that may not be tight enough.