Product Recalls


  • Toyota Recalls 7.43M Vehicles  Wednesday, 10 Oct 2012 | 10:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the details on the automaker's massive recall of malfunctioning power window switches.

  • Safety Issues Spur Recalls by Honda, Chrysler Saturday, 6 Oct 2012 | 11:50 AM ET
    2012 Honda CR-V

    Honda Motor is recalling CR-V crossovers from the 2002 to 2006 model years because an electrical switch in the driver’s side door could melt and cause a fire. Separately, Chrysler said it was recalling trucks because of axle nut issue.

  • U.S. regulators, retailers and manufacturers are growing increasingly concerned that a surge in the number of products being recalled is resulting in "fatigue" by the public — increasing the chance that consumers could ignore or miss a recall that could ultimately endanger their health, USA Today reports.

  • 10 Toys That Failed Wednesday, 7 Sep 2011 | 2:29 PM ET
    Whenever parents put on amateur Santa Claus hats and try to choose toys for their children, they’re often in for a difficult task with several volatile factors. Will the toy make loud, irritating noises? Is it too expensive? Does it have small parts that are destined to be lost forever under the couch?While choosing toys for a child poses many challenges, designing them presents even more. Will it be sold in an eye-catching package? Is it a tie-in with a movie that nobody wanted to see? Will it

    Companies that have dominated the toy market have sometimes rolled out products that may have seemed like a joke to potential buyers. Here are a few examples.

  • Should Gov't Pay to Reduce Housing Supply? Tuesday, 19 Apr 2011 | 8:31 PM ET
    Foreclosure sign

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  • Would You Buy J&J Stock? Monday, 18 Apr 2011 | 9:19 PM ET
    Johnson & Johnson

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  • Product Recalls Partner Story Sunday, 1 Dec 2002 | 12:00 AM ET
  • Product Recalls Wire Story Sunday, 1 Dec 2002 | 12:00 AM ET