| Nov 18, 2014
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said today it's urging the 10 automakers involved in auto supplier Takata???s passenger-side airbag campaign to recall all such cars made across the U.S. That???s what The Detroit News reports, citing...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 2:41 PM
The federal government said Wednesday that a Lehigh County meat processor is recalling nearly 3,000 pounds of pork products due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen.
K. Heeps Inc. of Upper Macungie Township packaged its Stryker Farm Beer...
| Nov 20, 2014
A high-ranking official at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration was defending federal safety regulators' decision not to mandate a national recall of all cars affected by defective airbags manufactured by Japan???s Takata. According to The...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 8:41 AM
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched an investigation into a potential steering defect in Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ vehicles from the 2010 through 2012 model years.
The inquiry covers about 940,000 cars, including the...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 7:38 AM
Ford Motor Co. issued five safety recalls covering about 200,000 vehicles in North America.
The recalls include its Crown Victoria sedan, F-150 pickup truck, Transit Connect van and Flex sport-utility vehicle. The actions also include a recall to fix...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 10:40 AM
The national law firm that negotiated one of the largest class-action settlements ever against an automaker has filed suit against Japanese auto parts supplier Takata Corp. and Honda Motor Co. over the installation of faulty air bag inflators in...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 9:18 AM
The Takata exploding air bags controversy continues to grow with Nissan reporting to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that it will recall 52,000 more vehicles to fix the problem.
Meanwhile, a group of senators is asking the Justice...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 7:35 AM
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling almost 423,000 Lexus cars in the U.S. to repair a problem that could cause a fuel leak and a fire.
The recall includes the 2007-10 Lexus LS , 2006-11 Lexus GS and 2006-11 Lexus IS vehicles.
According to documents...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 10:33 AM
Allyson Rosenthal's bank account is $6,000 lighter these days, and Heartland Animal Shelter in Northbrook is some $16,000 happier.
Rosenthal, a volunteer at Heartland, was a recent contestant on the TV game show "Who Wants To Be a Millionaire?" She...
| Dec 1, 2014
GM has repaired nearly 6 in 10 small cars it recalled for faulty ignitions earlier this year. That's what The Detroit News reported on Nov. 28; GM spokesman Alan Adler confirmed the numbers to Cars.com today. Related: Survey: Recalls Influence......
| Dec 2, 2014
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced it's investigating if car-seat manufacturer Graco Children's Products was slow to recall millions of child-safety seats this year. The recalled car seats have a sticky harness buckle that can...