| Oct 29, 2014
| 3:05 PM
The nation's chief auto safety regulator has demanded a quicker response from Japanese air bag supplier Takata Corp., which is at the center of an expanding recall of air bags that may explode unpredictably and spray shrapnel on unsuspecting drivers and...
| Oct 24, 2014
Vehicles Affected: Nearly 900 model-year 2015 Chevrolet Corvette sports cars in two separate actions, one involving about 800 vehicles manufactured between Aug. 20 and Sept. 4, and the other recalling nearly 100 vehicles manufactured between Aug. 20 and...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 3:34 PM
The law firm that negotiated a $1.6-billion class action settlement with Toyota in the 2013 sudden acceleration case -- and just filed suit against General Motors over that company's faulty ignition switch -- is now targeting Takata air bags and Honda....
| Oct 23, 2014
This week saw the latest expansion of airbag recalls that began 18 months ago from Japanese supplier Takata Corp. and is now linked to at least four deaths. As of today, the recall affects some 7.8 million vehicles in the......
| Oct 20, 2014
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is counseling owners of vehicles affected by the massive Takata airbag recall to act fast to replace their defective airbags. The recall, expanded several times during the year, involves airbags that...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 5:19 PM
When the Food & Drug Administration recalls your "all natural" dietary supplement for containing prescription pharmaceuticals, you may think that ensures a rapid restoration of the misbranded product to its wholesome natural state, right?
| Oct 16, 2014
| 7:22 AM
Chrysler Group has issued safety recalls for 747,000 vehicles because of problems associated with alternators and electric power mirrors.
The company is recalling 434,581 model year 2011 to 2014 Chrysler 300, Dodge Charger, Challenger, Durango and...
| Oct 17, 2014
| 11:08 AM
General Motors said its general counsel, Michael Millikin, will retire early next year.
Millikin, the top legal officer at the automaker, has come under intense scrutiny for the way his department handled death and injury claims for a defective ignition...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:51 AM
DETROIT (Reuters) - Chrysler Group on Thursday announced two global recalls of more than 900,000 cars and SUVs combined for problems that could cause fires.
Chrysler, a unit of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles , is recalling about 470,000 cars and SUVs globally...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Toyota Motor Corp. will recall about 1.7 million vehicles globally, including 423,000 of its high-end Lexus models in the U.S. to fix a potential fuel leak that could cause a fire.
Toyota discovered the fuel system problem after years of complaints about...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 1:01 PM
Mitsubishi is recalling nearly 166,000 vehicles in the U.S. to correct a defect that can cause stalling.
The recall affects Lancer, Lancer Evolution and Outlander models from 2008-11, Lancer Sportback models from 2009-11, and the 2011 Outlander Sport,...