| Aug 7, 2014
| 2:22 PM
Hyundai Motor Co will pay a fine of $17.35 million for failing to report a brake defect in timely fashion to U.S. safety regulators, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Thursday.
NHTSA said the South Korean automaker delayed a...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 5:53 AM
DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors said on Friday it is recalling 269,000 vehicles to fix a variety of defects.
The largest of the five recalls involves 202,115 Saturn Vue crossovers from model years 2002-2004 to replace faulty ignition cylinders. GM...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Kraft is voluntarily recalling select varieties of regular Kraft American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese product because a supplier did not store an ingredient used in this product in accordance with Kraft temperature standards. The recall involves...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Kraft is voluntarily recalling 7,691 packages of select varieties of its American Singles Pasteurized Prepared Cheese products, the company said in a release Friday. No illnesses linked to the recalled cheese have been reported.
The company issued...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 1:43 PM
The Department of Justice is investigating whether the legal department of General Motors Co. concealed evidence from safety regulators about defective ignition switches that have been linked to at least 13 deaths and more than 50 crashes.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 8:49 AM
Happy Monday! If you're looking for good news, you've come to the wrong place. If you want the dirt on the latest scams, accusations of fraud, recalls and other consumer news, read on for a summary of what the Watchdog dug up last week, from the high cost...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:30 AM
While General Motors appears to have weathered the biggest safety and recall crisis in its history – staying profitable and selling more cars – the prices of used cars linked to the defect behind the scandal have plunged.
| Aug 20, 2014
Used-car shoppers: Want to know if your prospective car has any recalls that haven't been done? After all, about 1 in 4 recalled cars never get their recall work done, which could stick future owners with potential safety hazards. More......
| Aug 8, 2014
Of the 2.2 million small cars in the U.S. that GM recalled for faulty ignition switches, the automaker can't find nearly 140,000 owners. A July 25 regulatory filing to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration found that 139,592 recall notices......
| Sep 16, 2014
| 7:04 AM
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....
| Sep 11, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Toyota Motor Sales has issued a recall for 130,000 of its 2014 Tundra CrewMax cab and Double Cab trucks.
The vehicles may be equipped with the "center pillar garnish," a plastic interior panel, that if improperly installed could impede the deployment or...