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  • DETROIT— General Motors is recalling more than 473,000 trucks and SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because the brake pedals can come loose and fail to work properly. The recall covers certain 2015 and 2016 Chevrolet Silverado HD, GMC Sierra HD and Chevrolet Tahoe police vehicles. GM says a nut on the brake pedal pivot mechanism can come loose, causing the pedal to loosen...

  • Honda to recall new Civics because engines can fail Monday, 8 Feb 2016 | 2:34 PM ET

    DETROIT— Honda is recalling about 45,000 newly redesigned Civic compact cars in the U.S. and Canada because the engines can fail and stall while being driven. The recall affects 2016 Civics equipped with 2- liter four-cylinder engines. The recall covers about 34,000 Civics in the U.S. and roughly 11,000 in Canada.

  • DETROIT— Mazda is recalling some SUVs because the fuel filler pipe can rupture in a rear crash and cause a gas leak and possible fire. The recall covers nearly 237,000 CX-5 SUVs from the 2014 and 2015 model years. Mazda says it has no reports of any fires or injuries.

  • Feb 7- Honda Motor Co's order that its U.S. dealers stop selling some 2.2 million of the automakers' most popular models is compounding financial and regulatory headaches for car dealers stuck with millions of vehicles that have potentially hazardous air bags or other safety defects. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says this difference...

  • Bridgestone-Firestone recalls over 36K tires Friday, 5 Feb 2016 | 1:08 PM ET
    Bridgestone Firestone

    Bridgestone-Firestone recalled 36,000 truck tires after an "unusual" number of warranty returns.

  • DETROIT— Bridgestone-Firestone North America is recalling more than 36,000 heavy truck tires in the U.S. and Canada because the tread can separate from the body and cause the tires to fail. The recall covers 22.5- inch Firestone FS561 replacement tires made from January 25, 2015 to January 27, 2016. The company says in documents filed with the government that...

  • Continental Automotive Systems recalls 5M cars for faulty airbags

    The unit of Germany-based Continental is recalling 5 million vehicles to replace air bag control units.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 4- Continental Automotive Systems said Thursday it supplied potentially defective airbag control units to 5 million vehicles used in Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Mercedes-Benz and other vehicles built over a five-year period, widening the auto industry's airbag safety crisis. On Thursday, Fiat Chrysler said it is recalling 112,000 U.S. vehicles for...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 4- Continental Automotive Systems is recalling 5 million potentially defective airbag control units in Honda, Fiat Chrysler and other vehicles built over a five-year period, according to documents made public on Thursday. The unit of Germany- based Continental AG told the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that the...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 4- Continental Automotive Systems is recalling 5 million potentially defective airbag control units in Honda, Fiat Chrysler and other vehicles built over a five-year period, according to documents made public on Thursday. The unit of Germany- based Continental AG told the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that the...

  • The documents, posted Thursday on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website, said Continental will notify automakers, who will recall cars dating as far back as 2006.. Already Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen and Mercedes have issued recalls, and some unidentified Mazda and Volvo Truck vehicles are included. Honda reported two injuries from...

  • Continental recalls 5M vehicles for air bags Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 7:44 AM ET
    A deployed airbag is seen in a 2001 Honda Accord at the LKQ Pick Your Part salvage yard on May 22, 2015 in Medley, Florida. The largest automotive recall in history centers around the defective Takata Corp. air bags that are found in millions of vehicles that are manufactured by BMW, Chrysler, Daimler Trucks, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Toyota. (

    Continental Automotive Systems is recalling 5 million Honda, Fiat Chrysler, and other vehicles to replace air bag control units.

  • AUTO SUPPLIER CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS IS RECALLING 5 MLN U.S.

  • DETROIT— Honda is recalling an additional 2.2 million Honda and Acura vehicles because the driver's air bag inflators made by Takata can explode and hurl shrapnel into the passenger compartment. Honda's recall includes older model years dating to 2005, but also has some newer vehicles from as recently as the 2015 and 2016 model years. Honda said in a statement...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Feb 3- Honda Motor Co Ltd is expanding its recall in North America of late-model vehicles equipped with potentially defective Takata air bags, adding 2.23 million vehicles, the automaker said Wednesday. Honda said certain Acura and Honda vehicles from model years 2005-2016 are being recalled to replace Takata PSDI-5 driver-side...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Feb 3- Honda Motor Co is expanding its recall in North America of late-model vehicles equipped with potentially defective Takata air bags, in a move that could affect around 2.3 million vehicles. The Japanese automaker sent dealers in the United States a letter on Jan. 30, informing them of its intent to recall about 2 million Honda and Acura...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Feb 3- Honda Motor Co is expanding its recall in North America of late-model vehicles equipped with potentially defective Takata air bags, in a move that could affect nearly 2.3 million vehicles. The Japanese automaker sent dealers in the United States a letter on Jan. 30, informing them of its intent to recall up to 2 million Honda and Acura...

  • Honda recalls 1.7M vehicles for Takata air bags Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 2:00 PM ET
    The interior of a Honda Motor CR-Z hybrid coupe during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Jan. 12, 2011.

    Honda is recalling 1.7 million new and used vehicles for issues related to Takata air bags.

  • Feb 3- Fiat Chrysler said it was recalling half a million Dodge Chargers worldwide to supply wheel chocks as there was a risk of these vehicles slipping off the jack when tires are being changed. The recall covers 2011-2016 Dodge Chargers, and includes an estimated 441,578 vehicles sold in the United States. The company also said it would recall about 19,229 cars...

  • Fiat Chrysler recalls Chargers that can slip off jacks Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 10:05 AM ET

    DETROIT— Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than a half-million Dodge Chargers worldwide because they can slip off of a jack when tires are being changed. The recall covers Chargers from the 2011 to 2016 model years and includes almost 442,000 cars in the United States. The company says the body beneath the doors can become deformed during jack use, making the cars...