The 2017 Mitsubishi Mirage: Great on Gas and Faster Than Your Lawnmower

If you are the owner of a 2017 Mitsubishi Mirage you likely are getting what you paid for. It’s one of the cheapest subcompact cars on the market and for the most part it absolutely lives up to its expectations. While the car is probably faster than your lawnmower, you shouldn’t expect much more than a basic car with four … Read More

Volkswagen Recalls 281,000 CC and Passats for Stalling Problem

Volkswagen has announced a recall of 281,000 vehicles in the United States due to a faulty fuel pump that could cause the vehicles to suddenly stall. Specifically, the vehicles affected are 2009 to 2016 Volkswagen CC and 2006 to 2010 Volkswagen Passat sedans and wagons, all with 4-cylinder gasoline engines. The problem results from the fuel pump control computer may … Read More

2016 Smart Fortwo Recalled by Mercedes for Potentially Faulty Parking Brake

5,061 2016 Smart Fortwo Cars Recalled by Mercedes-Benz USA Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) has announced a recall for owners of certain 2016 Smart Fortwo vehicles. Some 5,061 vehicles may be affected by a problem with a lock nut that secures the vehicle’s parking brake cable to its lever. Over time this nut may loosen and the vehicle could move before … Read More

Honda Recalls 1.15 million Accords Due to Battery Fire Risk

Honda recently issued a worldwide recall for about 2.1 million Honda Accord midsize vehicles due to a risk of fire from faulty battery sensors. The recall, which comprises about 1.15 million vehicles in the United States, affects vehicles equipped with 12-volt battery sensors made for the 2013 to 2016 model years.  A short in the battery sensors has been found … Read More

GM Recalls 2014, 2015, 2016 Chevrolet SS Sedans Power Steering System Problems

General Motors issued a recall of at least 6,204 of its 2014 to 2016 Chevrolet SS sedans in June due to an issue with the vehicle’s electric power steering system, but we are just now learning about the details involving the defective parts. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) reports that the vehicles have had problems with corrosion involving … Read More

2014-2017 Ram ProMaster Recall by Chrysler 113,896 Vehicles

[ffb_paragraph_0 unique_id=”pk3copb” data=”%7B%22o%22%3A%7B%22gen%22%3A%7B%22ffsys-disabled%22%3A%220%22%2C%22ffsys-info%22%3A%22%7B%7D%22%2C%22text-is-richtext%22%3A%220%22%2C%22align%22%3A%22text-left%22%2C%22align-sm%22%3A%22%22%2C%22align-md%22%3A%22%22%2C%22align-lg%22%3A%22%22%7D%7D%7D”][ffb_param route=”o gen text”] Chrysler (FCA US LLC) announced a recall this week for its 2014 to 2017 Ram ProMaster vehicles due to incorrect information on the dashboard labels, the sun visor, and owner’s manuals, according to the company, the labels incorrectly state that the vehicles are equipped with advanced front driver and passenger airbags, but that is not … Read More

2017 Nissan Versa and Versa Note Recall Airbag Problem

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling 509 of its 2017 Nissan Versa and 2017 Versa Note vehicles due to a problem with the airbags. The problem is linked to a defective ring plate that is used to secure the air bag cushion with the front air bag assembly on the passenger side of the vehicle. If the ring plate fails it … Read More