Kia recall: 380,000 vehicles over fire risk; owners should park outside

Kia warns owners of roughly 380,000 vehicles in the United States of an engine compartment fire risk and suggests they park them outdoors. The South Korean automaker specified that certain 2017 through 2021 Sportage SUVs and 2017 through 2019 Cadenza sedans are in need of repairs. Indeed, Kia says the issue involves a short circuit in the hydraulic electronic brake … Read More

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Pickup Truck Problems and Complaints

Owners of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pickup truck complain they have transmission problems and other issues that hinder their enjoyment of the vehicle. Indeed, the truck’s ongoing reliability issues as far back as 2015 and as recently as 2021, were not lost on Consumer Reports when they set rankings for pickup trucks. They awarded the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 its … Read More

GM Recalls 200K Cars, SUVs for Potential Transmission Oil Leak

General Motors has recalled 194,105 American cars and SUVs built between 2018 and 2020 due to missing bolts that could lead to a transmission oil leak, power loss and potential fire or crash. A dozen GM models are among those recalled by the automaker, but the 2018 to 2020 Chevrolet Cruze accounts for the majority with 122,980 cars. The missing … Read More

Chrysler Oil Consumption Problems, Tigershark Engine; Class Action Lawsuit

Chrysler oil consumption problems affect many different models including the Chrysler 200, Dodge Dart, Jeep Cherokee, Renegade and Compass, Fiat 500 X and Toro, as well as the Ram ProMaster City. Owners of these vehicles, made between 2014 and 2020, are facing ongoing problems such as running out of oil after driving as little as 1,000 miles, engines suddenly without … Read More

2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray Coupe Frunk Problems & Other Complaints

The 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray coupe is certainly a show stopper, but car enthusiasts occasionally find out the hard way that looks are often only skin deep. Indeed, even hard-core Vette enthusiasts are airing complaints about the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 Stingray coupe . Whether it’s the front trunk randomly popping open while driving, to brake issues and leaky … Read More

Honda Recall: 628,000 Vehicles (2018-2020) for Fuel Pump Replacement

Honda will replace faulty fuel pumps on some 628,000 vehicles in the United States in a recall due to a defect that could cause the engines in these vehicles to fail and stall. The vehicles involved are both Honda and Acura models in the 2018 to 2020 model years. The vehicles included in the Honda fuel pump recall include the … Read More

Ford recalls 150,000 vehicles due to risk of faulty airbags

Two recalls announced on Thursday by Ford Motor Company affect some 154,000 vehicles due to potentially faulty air bag systems that could pose a risk of serious injury or death. According to a statement released on Ford’s website one of the recalls covers about 153,000 Ford Ranger pickups made between 2004 to 2011. This recall stems from the company’s inability to locate … Read More

Mercedes-Benz Recalls 1.3 Million Vehicles Over Emergency Call Service Failures

Mercedes-Benz is recalling roughly 1.3 million vehicles in the United States due to an ongoing problem with its emergency call system. The eCall service sends emergency medical provider services if there is an accident. However, some owners report it has been sending police and paramedics out the wrong locations. So far there is only a single incident reported in Europe. … Read More

Tesla Recalls 135,000 Model S and Model X Vehicles

Amid pressure from US safety regulators, Tesla Inc. agreed to recall 134,951 Model S and Model X vehicles due to faulty touchscreen displays that pose a potential safety hazard. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that older Tesla vehicles made prior to March 2018, may be at risk of a crash due to touchscreen failures. U.S. auto safety regulators … Read More

Hyundai Recall to Resolve Engine Failure, Fire Risk in 130,000 Vehicles

Hyundai issued a recall last month for roughly 130,000 vehicles in the United States because the engines are at risk of failure. Just one week after the automaker was fined millions by regulators for delaying safety recalls, Hyundai has recalled certain Santa Fe SUVs, Veloster cars and Sonata Hybrid cars. The Korean auto manufacturer has been plagued by engine failure … Read More