Jeep Compass SUV Top Complains, Problems, but is it a Lemon?

The latest 2021 Jeep Compass models are legendary — or so its advertising tells us — but unfortunately, it’s for all the wrong reasons. Top complaints about the compact crossover SUV include its defective powertrain and shoddy structure. Not what you would expect for a product manufactured by an iconic American brand. Indeed, this 80-year-old Jeep brand became somewhat of … Read More

Chrysler 300 Transmission, Electrical Defects and Recalls

Owners of the Chrysler 300 cars seek out the iconic luxury sedan for its powerful engine and classic looks, not transmission defects or other problems. However, over the years, various model years of Chrysler 300 vehicles have experienced a many issues under the hood ranging from electrical problems to transmission failures. Recalls for Chrysler 300 Models Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has … Read More

2021, 2020 Chrysler Pacifica NHTSA Complaints About Dangerous Stalling

Owners of certain 2021 and 2020 Chrysler Pacifica minivans report the vehicle has a dangerous stalling issue that suddenly left them without power or the ability to steer while at full speed on freeways and roads. Indeed, a car that suddenly turns off in the middle of the road — without warning — is not safe to be on the … Read More

2020, 2021 Chevrolet Malibu Top Problems and Complaints

Owners of 2020 Chevrolet Malibu report a variety of problems and complaints they’ve experienced over the past two years, but perhaps the most troublesome is an issue involving its ability to accelerate and frequent stalling. Meanwhile, the newer 2021 Chevrolet Malibu has a few issues of its own. Named after the California coastal city of Malibu, a celebrity playground known … Read More

Auto Recalls for Dangerous Vehicles May Come too Late for Some Motorists

Auto recalls for dangerous vehicles: One week after actor Anton Yelchin, 27, was run over and killed by his own Jeep Grand Cherokee in June 2016, he received a recall notice in his mailbox. Fiat Chrysler notified him about the very same safety defect that killed him, but they were too late. The auto manufacturer recalled 1.1 million vehicles in … Read More

Is your Chevrolet Silverado Pickup Truck a Lemon? Don’t Ask Walter

A new 2021 Chevrolet Silverado commercial featuring Walter the cat promotes General Motor’s popular American pickup truck, but don’t let the cat distract you from the merits of the vehicle. While it may be cute to see a cat act like a dog, there’s nothing cute about a pickup truck potentially becoming a lemon. Certainly, the commercial wants to lure … Read More

Ford Recalls 2021: Escape, Lincoln Corsair, Bronco Sport (13K Vehicles)

A recent Ford recall affects mostly 2021 models including the Escape, Lincoln Corsair and both the 2021 and 2022 Bronco Sport. Some 13,334 vehicles are having issues with the fuel delivery module. This may lead to a leak inside of the fuel tank, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. If that happens, there could be low fuel pressure … Read More

Tesla Autopilot problems under federal investigation due deadly crashes

Tesla’s autopilot system is under investigation by the U.S. government after reports of numerous collisions involving parked emergency vehicles and crashes into crossing semi-trucks. The federal government opened a formal investigation into the Tesla Autopilot partially-automated driving system. The Tesla Autopilot federal investigation covers 765,000 vehicles. This includes almost everything that Tesla ever sold in the United States since the … Read More

Toyota Yaris Recall Fuel Pump Problem 2019-2020 Models

A Toyota Yaris recall due to defective fuel pumps affects some 31,000 vehicles in certain 2019 and 2020 models. The Toyota Yaris subcompact cars are equipped with low-pressure fuel pumps that could potentially fail. If that happens, it could lead to the engine stalling or failure to start. Specifically, the recall affects only 2019-2020 Yaris models built on certain dates. … Read More

McLaren Recalls 19 Cars Due to Defective Brakes: 2019-2020 570S, GT, 600 LT, 720S

A McLaren recall due to faulty brakes last month affects some 19 of its $200,000 to $300,000 luxury, sports cars. Owners of a 2020 570S, GT, 2019 600LT, or 2019-2020 720S may want to go easy on the throttle now that the auto manufacturer is reporting the manufacturing defect affecting the supercar’s brake assembly. NHTSA Recall Faulty Brake Bolt Specifically, … Read More

2021 Ford F-150 Recall Electronic Brake Booster Safety Issue

DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford Motor Company (Ford) issued a safety recall for certain 2021 F-150 pickup trucks after learning about a problem with the electronic brake booster. Specifically, the brake booster may leak brake fluid into the electronic control unit (ECU). Should this happen, the driver may have difficulty braking and stopping the pickup truck. Indeed, without the assistances of … Read More