Product Recalls


  • June 2- Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc said it is voluntarily recalling certain lots of Soliris, an intravenous drug for two potentially fatal blood disorders that can damage the kidneys, heart and brain. The company said the recall was related to its earlier manufacturing process, which had prompted a similar recall in November.

  • Ford announces 2 recalls     Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 2:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the details of Ford's big recall today.

  • Ford recalling more than 1.1 million vehicles     Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 1:54 PM ET

    Ford is announcing two large recalls. CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details.

  • Ford recalls 1.39 million cars in North America Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 1:50 PM ET
    2011 Ford Escape

    The first recall affects 915 thousand Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner vehicles. The second one impacts 195K Ford Explorers vehicles.

  • GM expected to finish investigation     Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports General Motors is considering a compensation fund for those who were victims of defective ignition switches.

  • Crossbows recalled over fears of unintended firing Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 5:25 PM ET
    Precision Shooting Equipment TAC Elite crossbow.

    About 2,800 crossbows sold in sporting goods stores last year are being recalled because they may fire without the trigger being pulled.

  • NHTSA: Death toll of GM switches still unknown Friday, 23 May 2014 | 6:00 PM ET

    NHTSA said GM can determine additional switch-related deaths from lawsuits, incident claims and other sources.

  • Two firms recall walnuts, hummus on listeria scare Friday, 23 May 2014 | 2:38 PM ET
    Walnuts by Sherman Produce recalled due to possible health risk.

    Two companies issued voluntary recalls of hummus dips and walnuts sold at major retailers after listeria was detected in samplings of the products.

  • Suzuki recalls 184,244 GM-built cars in US Friday, 23 May 2014 | 9:46 AM ET
    The Suzuki Forenza Chroma Wagon seen on display at the 2004 New York International Auto Show in New York City.

    The defect in the Suzuki cars is the same that led GM to announce the recall of 284,000 Chevrolet small cars globally on Wednesday.

  • Toyota recalls 466K cars for tire, brake issues Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 3:40 PM ET
    2013 Lexus GS 350

    Toyota is recalling 466,000 minivans and cars globally, mostly in the United States, for possible faulty brakes and loss of a spare tire.

  • GM recalls may continue: Barclays     Thursday, 22 May 2014 | 2:23 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports recall announcements from General Motors may continue through mid-summer according to Barclays.

  • Google's Nest recalls 440,000 fire alarms in US Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 5:20 PM ET
    Nest Thermostat

    Nest is recalling 440,000 smoke detectors, according to a notice that provides public knowledge of how many of the smart home appliances have shipped.

  • Analyst bullish on General Motors     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 1:04 PM ET

    Discussing the recall mess at General Motors, and what's to come, with Efraim Levy, S&P Capital IQ Equity Research.

  • GM recalls 218,000 Chevy Aveo models     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 1:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports General Motors is recalling 218,000 Chevrolet Aveo cars in the U.S. for a potential fire hazard.

  • Too many recalls: Fiat Chrysler CEO Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 11:29 AM ET
    Sergio Marchionne

    Automakers are now hypersensitive to identifying and issuing recalls, Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne told CNBC on Wednesday.

  • Another GM recall: 218K Chevy Aveos for fire risk Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Chevrolet  Aveo's sit on display at Chevrolet dealership in Wake Forest, North Carolina.

    A day after recalling 2.6 million vehicles globally, GM is recalling 218,000 Chevrolet Aveos in the United States because of a fire risk.

  • Auto industry's road to recovery     Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 7:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Steven Rattner, former U.S. Treasury auto advisor, about the government's bailout of the auto industry, General Motor's recall crisis and Chrysler's comeback.

  • Series of GM recalls     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports General Motors has had 29 recalls in 2014, with a total of $1.7 billion in charges.

  • No impact to General Motors sales: Analyst     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    Discussing whether General Motors is seeing any impact to its sales from the recall crisis, with Chris Malone, Fidelum Partners managing partners; Dave Whiston, Morningstar senior equity analyst; and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • More GM recalls today     Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports GM is recalling another 2.4 million vehicles today and will take another $200 million charge this quarter to deal recall issues. General Motors has recalled a total of 13.6 million vehicles this year.