5 Million Airbag Control Units Recalled by Continental Automotive

At least nine injuries have been linked to an electronic defect in airbags manufactured by Hannover, German manufacturer Continental Automotive Systems prompting a recall of 5 million vehicles worldwide among several manufacturers including Honda, Fiat Chrysler and Mercedes Benz. Roughly 1.5 million to 2 million of the vehicles subject to recall are expected to be in the United States. The … Read More

2015 Honda Fit Hatchback Recalled for Due to Potential Stalling Risk

If you are the owner of a 2015 Honda Fit hatchback, expect to receive a recall notice in the coming weeks from American Honda Motor Co. due to a defect that can lead to the vehicle stalling. Roughly 17,800 Honda Fit vehicles in the United States are now under recall after the manufacturer discovered a problem with the electrical noise … Read More

Voluntary Takata Airbag Recall Sought As Defective Airbags Found in Newer Car

Millions of vehicles could be subjected to a new airbag recall after two U.S. Senators recently sent a letter to Japan-based Takata requesting they voluntarily recall all airbags manufactured with a cheaper ammonium nitrate propellant. This propellant has been used by Takata since the early 2000s and the airbag maker continues to be use it in its its current airbags … Read More

Honda, Daihatsu Recall 5 Million Takata Airbags Due to Defective Inflator Part

A worldwide recall on Takata airbags expanded Friday morning as both Honda Motor Co. and Daihatsu announced the recall of nearly 5 million vehicles. The two auto giants join Toyota and Nissan — who one day earlier this week announced roughly 6.5 million vehicles were subject to recall for the faulty airbags made by Japan-based Takata. The issue involves defective … Read More

2 Million Vehicles Recalled Again for Faulty Air Bags by Toyota, Honda & Chrysler

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced Saturday that Toyota, Honda and Chrysler are recalling more than 2 million vehicles for the second time in an attempt to fix a problem involving air bags that spontaneously inflate while cars are running, according to a NHTSA press release. These are vehicles that had already been recalled for faulty air bags, … Read More

Urgent Recall of Faulty Takata Air Bags: Mazda, BMW, GM, Toyota, Honda and Nissan

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued an urgent recall of 4.7 million vehicles in the United States due to defective airbags manufactured by Japan-based Takata Corp. that are attributed to the deaths of at least four people and numerous injuries including blindness. The airbags that are under recall have already injured and killed occupants of vehicles equipped with … Read More

Honda Recalls 126,000 GL-1800 Bikes for Faulty Brakes

Owners of certain Honda motorcycles are being alerted to a new recall by American Honda Motor Co. Inc. due to a rear brake problem that could potentially lead to a crash or fire hazard, but unfortunately the car company has not figured out how to fix the issue. “The rear brakes of the affected motorcycles may drag after the brakes … Read More