So far, more than 12 million vehicles worldwide with air bags made by Japanese parts supplier Takata Corp. have been recalled for the problem. There have been recalls in Japan, Europe, China and other areas. A: Chemicals that quickly inflate air bags during a crash are exploding with too much force in Takata air bags made from 2001 to 2011. This blows apart metal...» Read More
WASHINGTON, Oct 4- General Motors Co said on Saturday it was recalling more than 57,000 vehicles in the United States for potential problems ranging from a wiring problem in the steering column to inadvertent shutdown of the engine. The recall of 57,182 vehicles in three categories came a day after GM recalled 524,384 cars and sport utility vehicles globally...
DETROIT, Oct 3- General Motors Co said on Friday it was recalling 524,384 cars and sport utility vehicles globally in two actions dealing with potential latch problems and loose parts and would stop sales of two new truck models with potential air bag defects. The company said it was recalling 430,550 Cadillac SRX and Saab 9-4 X SUVs for possible loose joint and...
DETROIT, Oct 3- General Motors Co said on Friday it is recalling 524,384 cars and sport utility vehicles globally in two actions dealing with potential latch and loose part issues. GM said it is recalling 430,550 Cadillac SRX and Saab 9-4 X SUVs for possible loose joint and worn threads in the rear toe link assembly that could cause the vehicle to wander at highway...
General Motors on Thursday recalled 97,540 cars and trucks in the U.S. because their chassis control modules may be defective.
Toyota says it is recalling 690,000 Tacoma pickup trucks because the rear leaf springs could break, puncture the gas tank and cause a fire.
Shares of Ford fell more than 7 percent Monday afternoon after headlines came out from its investor day.
Harley-Davidson is recalling more than 105,000 motorcycles from the 2014 model year because their clutches may fail.
DETROIT/ TOKYO, Sept 26- The safety recall in parts of the United States of millions of vehicles with potentially defective air bags made by Japan's Takata Corp may expand to include General Motors Co, according to documents filed this week with U.S. regulators.
Sept 26- Ford Motor Co said it will recall about 850,000 cars in the United States to fix a software glitch that could lead to a short circuit, delaying the deployment of airbags in the event of a crash. The affected cars are 2013-2014 models Ford C-MAX, Fusion, Escape and Lincoln MKZ vehicles and could have a defect related to the restraints control module, Ford said.
Ford Motor has issued a safety recall for certain 2013 and 2014 models, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the first family has accepted compensation from General Motors for its ignition switch related crash.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the recall by Chrysler of nearly 350,000 2008 vehicles for a potential ignition switch problem. The list of vehicles includes the Charger, Magnum, 300, Jeep Commander and Jeep Grand Cherokee.
DETROIT, Sept 22- Chrysler Group is recalling an estimated 230,760 sport utility vehicles globally to install a new part to prevent a fuel pump issue that could cause the vehicles to stall or not start.
GM is recalling thousands of cars over a parking brake defect that could cause a fire, a letter by the top U.S. auto safety regulator showed.
Chrysler is recalling almost 189,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Durangos in the U.S. to fix a fuel pump problem that can cause the SUVs to stall.
WASHINGTON, Sept 16- Federal auto safety regulators came under scrutiny in a Senate hearing on Tuesday for their role in General Motors' failure to promptly report and recall cars with defective parts that led to at least 19 deaths.
WASHINGTON, Sept 16- Federal auto safety regulators played a significant role in General Motors Co's failure to promptly report and recall cars with defective parts that led to at least 19 deaths, a congressional report said on Tuesday.
Sept 15- The top U.S. auto safety regulator harshly criticized General Motors Co for not promptly reporting and recalling cars now linked to at least 19 deaths and said he has been meeting with top global automakers to develop a "new normal" for safety recalls.
General Motors' compensation fund announced its first round of victim claims relating to faulty GM vehicles. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the details.
There are 19 eligible claims for a person who died in a defective GM vehicle—and that number is likely to go higher.