| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association, a nonprofit association dedicated to the safe selection and use of juvenile products, offers the following safety tips from its “Safe and Sound for Baby: A Guide to Baby Product Safety, Selection...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 11:28 AM
The automobile ignition switch problem is back "on."
Chrysler is recalling 349,442 of its 2008 Dodge Charger sedans, Dodge Magnum station wagons, Chrysler 300 sedans, Jeep Commander and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs.
The problem: Faulty ignition switches...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 11:07 AM
Toyota Motor Corp. said Thursday it will recall about 20,000 model year 2014 Avalon, Camry, Highlander and Sienna vehicles and model year 2015 Lexus RX sport-utility vehicles equipped with a certain engine.
The automaker said that in cars sold with...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 3:10 PM
General Motors Co is recalling hundreds of thousands of cars over a defect in the parking brake that could cause a fire, a letter by the top U.S. auto safety regulator showed.
The problem occurred with GM's 2013-2015 Cadillac XTS and the 2014-2015...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Ford Motor Co. has issued a safety recall for 74,000 Ford Escape Hybrids and Mercury Mariner Hybrids for problems with a motor electronics coolant pump.
The company said certain 2005 to 2008 Escapes and 2006 to 2008 Mariners could experience "a sudden...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Hyundai said it will recall 883,000 Hyundai Sonata sedans from the 2011-2014 model years because of a problem with the gear shifter.
In some vehicles the cable on the transmission shifter detaches. When that happens the transmission gear selection might...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 8:38 AM
Automakers posted one of the best months in years for auto sales in July, with General Motors, Ford, Chrysler, Toyota and Nissan all reporting big gains.
By the time all the numbers are tallied Friday, automakers are expected to have sold around 1.5...