Ford EcoBoost Engine Failure Investigation Expands

NHTSA Investigating Faulty Intake Valve Design in Ford EcoBoost Engines Ford Motor Company has been replacing faulty EcoBoost engines in certain Ford Bronco SUVs, Ford Edge, Ford F-150 pickup trucks, and Lincoln Nautilus, but now federal safety regulators are stepping up an investigation into the problematic intake valve design in the engines. The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) … Read More

High Beam Headlights Triggered by Turn Signals in 2023 Ram Pickup Trucks

Ram’s Turn Signals Accidentally Switch on High Beams Owners of certain models of the 2023 Ram pickup trucks report their high beam headlights inadvertently turn on when they use their turn signals and visa versa. The issue has been reportedly happening in several 2023 models including the Ram 1500 Classic, Ram 3500 Classic, and 3500 Cab Chassis as well as … Read More

Parked Jeep Wrangler 4xe SUVs Catching Fire While Charging

32K Jeep Wrangler Hybrid SUVs Recalled for Fire Risk A small number of Jeep Wrangler 4xe SUVs are being recalled after an internal investigation by Stellantis discovered a fire risk while the electric vehicles were parked. The automaker’s routine review of customer data found eight vehicle fires from Jeep Wrangler 4xe SUVS that were parked and turned off, Stellantis said … Read More

Ferrari Recall Due to Fire Risk: SF90 Stradale, SF90 Spider Hybrid EV

Potential Oil Leak/Fire in 614 Ferrari Supercars Owners of more than 600 Ferrari SF90 Stradale and SF90 Spider hybrid electric vehicles are urged not to drive the supercars due to a faulty oil delivery pipe that could cause a fire. The recall includes 614 SF90 vehicles rom the 2022 to 2024 model years that were built between November 7, 2022, … Read More

Ford Mustang Recall Faulty Brake Fluid Sensor, Safety Risk

188K 2020 to 2023 Ford Mustangs Recalled Over Safety Issue Ford Motor Company has issued a recall for roughly 187,922 of its 2020 to 2023 Mustang vehicles due to a faulty brake fluid level sensor. Roughly 123 owners of Ford Mustangs from these model years filed warranty claims that alleged a loss of brake fluid in their vehicles. While none … Read More

Client’s 2022 Kia Soul Spends 112 Days in Shop for Brake Failure

Kia Buys Back 2022 Soul in California Lemon Law Case Kia Soul is known for its weird boxy shape and silly hamster commercials, but some owners have serious concerns about brake failure. Since its launch back in 2008, the Kia Soul is now in its third generation and is marketed as a subcompact crossover, but looks like a cross between … Read More

2014–2020 Jeep Cherokee Parking Brake Complaints, Investigation

Water Corrosion Likely Cause of Brake Issue in Jeep Cherokee SUVs More than one year after launching an investigation into complaints about the electronic parking brake in 2014 to 2020 Jeep Cherokee SUVs, the NHTSA has still not concluded its findings, issued a recall, or offered a resolution. In July 2022, federal safety regulators reported they would address the customer … Read More

Hyundai, Kia Engine Problems, Fires, Noises and Parts Delays

Hyundai Motor America and Kia North America have both had their share of problems that go beyond the most recent recall for 3.4 million vehicles due to engine compartment fires in their 2010 to 2019 vehicles. Indeed, there are many other complaints and safety issues that lemon law attorneys have handled on behalf of frustrated car owners. Often these types … Read More

High Pressure Fuel Pump Failure Ram, Jeep Wrangler, Gladiator EcoDiesel Models

Ram, Jeep, Gladiator EcoDiesel Models Recalled Owners of certain Ram 1500, Jeep Wrangler, and Jeep Gladiator trucks report dangerous engine stalling due to defective High-Pressure Fuel Pumps. Sometimes it happens without warning and other times there may be a warning light on the dashboard or noises under the hood. Drivers complain they could be put in harm’s way or they … Read More

Honda, Acura Recall 124,077 Vehicles Brake Failure, Faulty Brakes

Honda Recalls Ridgeline, Civic, Passport, Pilot, and Acura MDX American Honda Motor Co. is recalling 124,077 vehicles due to potential brake failure after discovering an improperly assembled part in the brake system of several Honda and Acura models including the Civic, Ridgeline, Passport, Pilot and Acura MDX. The model years affected are the 2020-2021 Honda Civic, 2020-2023 Ridgeline, 2021-2023 Passport, … Read More

Ford Recall 14,000 Fusion Hybrid Electric Vehicles Battery Issue

2019, 2020 Ford Fusion EVs Recalled Owners of certain Ford Fusion Plug-in hybrid electric vehicles are being advised under a new recall not to charge them due to a battery issue. Roughly 14,452 vehicles, specifically the 2019 to 2020 Fusion Plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), are subject to this recall. The automaker says the vehicles are equipped with a battery … Read More

Mercedes-Benz Recall 143K Cars, SUVs Faulty Fuel Pump

Mercedes Benz Recall Fuel Pump Mercedes-Benz is recalling over 143,551 cars and SUVs due to a faulty fuel pump in certain 2021 through 2023 model years. Owners of these vehicles report that prior to the stall, the engine runs rough and there were warning lights on the dashboard. They reported the issue to the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration out … Read More