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GM Recalls 2011 – 2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Tahoe, Suburban Over Airbag Issue
GM Recalls 2011 – 2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Tahoe, Suburban Over Airbag Issue

16 Feb 2024, 19:29 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Six trucks and sport utility vehicles were equipped with replacement driver airbag modules that may contain improperly manufactured inflators

 
Audi Recalls Q7 and Q8 Vehicles Due to Improperly Mounted Driver's Seat Airbag
Audi Recalls Q7 and Q8 Vehicles Due to Improperly Mounted Driver's Seat Airbag

4 Jan 2024, 18:23 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / An estimated 1,001 examples of the 2023 to 2024 model year Q7 and Q8 have been recalled by the Volkswagen Group of America

 
2014 Chevrolet Cruze and 2014 Buick Verano Recalled for Airbag Inflators That May Rupture
2014 Chevrolet Cruze and 2014 Buick Verano Recalled for Airbag Inflators That May Rupture

29 Dec 2023, 23:14 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Remember the Cruze and Verano? Both of them have been recalled due to roof rail airbag inflators that were contaminated during the production process

 
Nearly 1 Million Toyota Vehicles Recalled Over Supplier's Fault
Nearly 1 Million Toyota Vehicles Recalled Over Supplier's Fault

27 Dec 2023, 20:11 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / A week after Toyota announced that it's recalling 1 million vehicles due to faulty sensors without naming the supplier, the supplier's name has been revealed

 
Rivian Might Have To Announce a Third Airbag-Related Recall Soon, Here's Why
Rivian Might Have To Announce a Third Airbag-Related Recall Soon, Here's Why

25 Dec 2023, 12:08 UTC · By: Florin Amariei / It appears that the promising startup has another problem on its hands. It might require more than a Tesla-like recall, which is a mere OTA software update

 
Tesla Recalls Model S and X Vehicles Due to Incorrect Driver Airbag Variant
Tesla Recalls Model S and X Vehicles Due to Incorrect Driver Airbag Variant

9 Nov 2023, 21:58 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / An estimated 159 examples of the 2021 to 2023 model year Tesla Model S and Model X may feature the incorrect driver airbag variant

 
Porsche 911 Recalled Over Improperly Calibrated Airbag Deployment Logic
Porsche 911 Recalled Over Improperly Calibrated Airbag Deployment Logic

2 Nov 2023, 20:02 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you own a 2021 to 2024 model year Porsche 911 equipped with full bucket seats, there is a high chance of your vehicle being included in this recall

 
GM Recalls BrightDrop Zevo 600 Electric Delivery Vans Over Airbag Safety Concern
GM Recalls BrightDrop Zevo 600 Electric Delivery Vans Over Airbag Safety Concern

18 Oct 2023, 18:59 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / An estimated 234 examples of GM-built BrightDrop Zevo 600 delivery van are called back in the US due to a supplier's rather uncanny oversight

 
GM Recalls 2014 Buick Verano, 2014 Chevrolet Cruze Over Iffy Airbag Inflators
GM Recalls 2014 Buick Verano, 2014 Chevrolet Cruze Over Iffy Airbag Inflators

11 Oct 2023, 21:52 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / An estimated 9,264 units of the 2014 model year Buick Verano and Chevrolet Cruze may have been equipped with RRAB inflators that may rupture

 
Takata Redux? A New Gigantic Airbag Recall Could Impact Over 50 Million Cars
Takata Redux? A New Gigantic Airbag Recall Could Impact Over 50 Million Cars

9 Oct 2023, 21:16 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Next year could bring the second-largest automotive recall in history, and, believe it or not, it is once again about exploding airbags

 
BMW Recalls XM, X7, X6, X5 Over Incorrectly Manufactured Front Passenger Knee Airbag
BMW Recalls XM, X7, X6, X5 Over Incorrectly Manufactured Front Passenger Knee Airbag

18 Sep 2023, 16:04 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / A single 2023 model year XM and 2,351 units of the 2024 model year X7, X6, and X5 have been recalled in the US market due to incorrectly manufactured airbags

 
2024 BMW Sport Utility Vehicles Recalled Over Incorrectly Manufactured Knee Airbags
2024 BMW Sport Utility Vehicles Recalled Over Incorrectly Manufactured Knee Airbags

16 Jul 2023, 01:56 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Just under 2,000 sport utility vehicles produced for the 2024 model year are called back due to the knee airbag supplier's abysmally poor quality control

 
Nearly 100,000 Units of the Toyota Corolla Cross Recalled Over Safety Concern
Nearly 100,000 Units of the Toyota Corolla Cross Recalled Over Safety Concern

8 Jun 2023, 14:40 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you own a Corolla Cross produced between September 2021 and May 2023, chances are your beloved crossover needs a new instrument panel assembly

 
Ford Recalls Old Ranger Trucks Over Airbag Issue, Almost 232k Pickups Affected
Ford Recalls Old Ranger Trucks Over Airbag Issue, Almost 232k Pickups Affected

5 May 2023, 18:37 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you own a 2004 to 2006 model year Ford Ranger, chances are your truck may have been incorrectly repaired under a previous recall

 
2000 – 2006 BMWs Equipped With Takata's Deadly Airbags Shouldn't Be Driven, Says BMW
2000 – 2006 BMWs Equipped With Takata's Deadly Airbags Shouldn't Be Driven, Says BMW

4 May 2023, 15:37 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you don't want shrapnel cutting your face - or worse - in the event of a crash, then bring your 2000 - 2006 BMW vehicle in for a set of replacement airbags

 
Ford Designs Cocoon Airbag to Protect Sleeping Passengers
Ford Designs Cocoon Airbag to Protect Sleeping Passengers

28 Apr 2023, 07:27 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / The American carmaker has filed a patent for new technology to protect sleeping occupants in case of a vehicle collision

 
Certain Ram 1500 Pickup Trucks May Have Been Produced Without B-Pillar Impact Sensors
Certain Ram 1500 Pickup Trucks May Have Been Produced Without B-Pillar Impact Sensors

19 Apr 2023, 18:19 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If your 2022 model year Ram 1500 was made between April 11 and April 13 of 2022, chances are you B-pillar impact sensors are missing

 
Volkswagen Identifies Safety Issue Affecting 143k Atlas Vehicles, Remedy Not Yet Available
Volkswagen Identifies Safety Issue Affecting 143k Atlas Vehicles, Remedy Not Yet Available

4 Apr 2023, 16:49 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / 2018 to 2021 Atlas vehicles and 2020 Atlas Cross Sport vehicles are recalled due to a potential PODS wiring fault that may deactivate the front passenger airbag

 
Watch Your Head: Honda's 'Baseball Mitt' Airbag Gets DoT Award for Automotive Excellence
Watch Your Head: Honda's 'Baseball Mitt' Airbag Gets DoT Award for Automotive Excellence

4 Apr 2023, 16:43 UTC · By: Razvan Calin / Research from 2019 led to a critical modification of the frontal passenger airbag construction to improve angled frontal collision head protection

 
Audi Recalls Q4 e-tron Over Tearing Head Curtain Airbag, 5k Vehicles Affected
Audi Recalls Q4 e-tron Over Tearing Head Curtain Airbag, 5k Vehicles Affected

31 Mar 2023, 12:59 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The fancier siblings of the Volkswagen ID.4 and ID.5 are called back stateside due to a door seal metal inlay that may tear up the head curtain airbag