Michelin is recalling around 104,000 BF Goodrich tires used for light trucks and recreational vehicles because the sidewalls can rupture under severe use conditions. The tire maker says no injuries or deaths have been tied to the problem. Michelin North America Inc. says the recall involves several types of commercial and rugged terrain tires made in 2014...» Read More
BOSTON/ DETROIT, July 30- A researcher is advising drivers not to use a mobile app for General Motors Co's OnStar vehicle communications system, saying hackers can exploit a security flaw in the product to unlock cars and start engines remotely. Kamkar released the video a week after Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recalled some 1.4 million vehicles after hacking...
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the safety fine for Fiat Chrysler.
Recent Fiat Chrysler recalls are raising major safety concerns about several of the automaker's models.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports NHTSA has hit the automaker with a record fine related to safety issues.
The record fine imposed on Fiat Chrysler shows that U.S. regulators are focusing more on recall issues, says Karl Brauer, senior analyst at Kelley Blue Book.
AUTO REGULATOR NHTSA SETS SETTLEMENT WITH FIAT CHRYSLER INCLUDING A RECORD $105 MLN IN FINES OVER RECALLS INVOLVING MILLIONS OF VEHICLES- DOCUMENTS.
DETROIT, July 24- U.S. safety regulators will open an investigation to determine whether the solution proposed by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will be effective in keeping its vehicles from being vulnerable to computer hackers. On Tuesday, NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind said he is concerned about the hacking threat to connected vehicles.
July 24- Fiat Chrysler is recalling about 1.4 million vehicles in the United States to update software for radios to prevent hacking. The announcement by FCA US LLC, formerly Chrysler Group LLC, comes after cybersecurity researchers used the Internet to turn off a car's engine as it drove, escalating concerns about the safety of Internet-connected vehicles.
July 24- Automaker FCA US LLC, formerly Chrysler Group LLC, is recalling about 1.4 million vehicles in the United States to update software for radios to prevent hacking. The move comes after cybersecurity researchers used the Internet to turn off a car's engine as it drove, escalating concerns about the safety of Internet-connected vehicles.
Fiat Chrysler announced on Friday a recall of about 1.4 million cars equipped with certain radios, the company said in a press release.
Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.4 million vehicles due to a software issue. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest
Harley-Davidson is recalling more than 185,000 motorcycles in the U.S. because the saddlebags can come loose and fall off, increasing the risk of a crash.
Ikea is recalling about 27 million chest and dressers because they can tip over and crush children, the retailer announced Wednesday.
John Kerry, U.S. Secretary of State, says he is very hopeful that Iran will free detained Americans, Ferrari recalls over 800 cars for faulty air bags; and video streaming service Hulu is exploring ad free service, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
If you cook chicken, it's time to check your fridge and freezer.
July 14- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne said Tuesday the automaker is in talks with U.S. highway safety regulators to head off potential fines over the company's handling of recalls involving 11 million vehicles. Marchionne gave an impromptu press conference on the sidelines of a ceremonial handshake to kick off contract...
As Blue Bell Creameries struggles to return its ice cream to store shelves, it has a new ally in the quest.
Takata said that a national compensation fund is not currently required, the New York Times reports.
July 10- General Motors Co said it was recalling nearly 780,000 crossover SUVs, mainly in North America, because their rear power lift gates could suddenly fall and hit people. SUVs built from March 2012 have struts placed differently and are less susceptible to dirt particles, GM said. The recall covers about 690,000 vehicles in the United States, 36,000 in...
July 10- General Motors Co is recalling nearly 780,000 crossover SUVs, mainly in North America, because their rear power lift gates can suddenly fall and hit people, the Associated Press reported. The recall covers the Buick Enclave from model years 2008-2012, the Chevrolet Traverse from 2009-2012, the GMC Acadia from 2007-2012 and Saturn Outlook from...