Recall news & other fine automotive happenings.
MINI Cooper Recalls Countryman For Missing Crash Plates
MINI says nearly 10,000 Countryman cars are missing plates that protect the fuel pumps.
Mazda Recalls Mazda6 Cars For Rusted Cross Members
About 49,000 Mazda6 cars could suffer serious steering problems from corroded cross members.
GM Recalls Vehicles 2nd Time For Loose Brake Pedals
More than 41,400 Chevy Silverado, Tahoe Police and GMC Sierra vehicles weren't repaired correctly.
Acura NSX Recalls Issued For Gas Tanks and Brake Lights
About 1,760 Acura NSX cars recalled for brake light failures and possible gas leaks.
GM Recalls 1 Million Trucks and SUVs For Power Steering Problems
Cadillac, Chevy and GMC vehicles can lose power steering along with multiple electrical functions.
Ford Recalls Edge and Lincoln MKX For Faulty Door Bolts
Ford says about 555 SUVs have door striker bolts too short to hold the doors closed in crashes.
GM Recalls 230,000 Vehicles For Brake Caliper Pistons
Soft spongy brake pedals cause recall of Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet and GMC vehicles.
Volkswagen Recalls Atlas SUVs For Airbag Dangers
VW recalls 9,600 model year 2018 Atlas SUVs with airbags that could unintentionally deploy.
Ford Recalls Edge, Flex, Lincoln MKX and Lincoln MKT
Ford recalls 87 vehicles with power supply cables that could cause electrical arcs and fires.
Ford Recalls 2 Million F-150s After 17 U.S. Fires
Ford says F-150 Regular Cab and SuperCrew Cab trucks have seat belt pretensioner problems.
Toyota Prius Recall Issued For Risk of Fires
Toyota recalls 1 million Prius cars to fix engine wire harnesses that can cause fires.
Nissan Ignition Switch Problems Cause Recall
Nissan recalls 153,000 vehicles with ignition switches that could move out of the 'on' positions.
2012 Toyota Avalon Recalled For Seat Belt Buckles
About 19,600 Avalons recalled because the seat belt buckles could cause airbag deployment problems.
Mercedes Recalls GLE and GLS Models For Braking Problems
More than 9,000 Mercedes vehicles could suffer from reduced braking due to the brake caliper pistons
VW Recalls Atlas and Passat To Fix Braking Dangers
Volkswagen says drivers of more than 8,400 new Atlas and Passat SUVs and cars could lose control.