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Feds Investigate Chrysler Pacifica PHEV Recall Remedy
Feds Investigate Chrysler Pacifica PHEV Recall Remedy

1 Mar 2024, 23:11 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Chrysler's recall remedy for a shorting wiring connector doesn't include any hardware changes, thus explaining the NHTSA's recall query into this matter

 
Fisker Ocean EV Investigated Over Complaints Alleging Unintended Vehicle Movement
Fisker Ocean EV Investigated Over Complaints Alleging Unintended Vehicle Movement

19 Feb 2024, 17:18 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The ODI within the NHTSA is investigating the electric crossover due to multiple complaints from owners who experienced unintended vehicle movement

 
Honda Ridgeline Rearview Camera Failures Prompt NHTSA Investigation
Honda Ridgeline Rearview Camera Failures Prompt NHTSA Investigation

15 Feb 2024, 14:01 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you own a 2020 to 2023 Honda Ridgeline that fails to display the rearview camera image when selecting reverse, you might want to get in touch with the NHTSA

 
NHTSA Investigates Tesla for 2,388 Complaints Alleging a Loss of Steering Control
NHTSA Investigates Tesla for 2,388 Complaints Alleging a Loss of Steering Control

6 Feb 2024, 18:01 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / 2023 Tesla Model 3 and Model Y owners in the US market alone reported the inability to steer or a loss of power steering

 
NHTSA Investigates 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Over Two Safety Concerns
NHTSA Investigates 2021 Ford Bronco Sport Over Two Safety Concerns

2 Feb 2024, 15:33 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you have ever experienced a loss of motive power accompanied by electrical system failure in your 2021 Ford Bronco Sport, the NHTSA wants to hear from you

 
Feds Investigate Chrysler Over Pacifica Plug-In Hybrid Battery Fire Allegations
Feds Investigate Chrysler Over Pacifica Plug-In Hybrid Battery Fire Allegations

18 Jan 2024, 17:14 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / 2017 to 2018 Chrysler Pacifica plug-in hybrids that had been repaired by Chrysler under recall number 22V-077 continue to catch fire

 
Alfa Romeo Giulia Low-Pressure Fuel Pump Failure Allegations Prompt NHTSA Investigation
Alfa Romeo Giulia Low-Pressure Fuel Pump Failure Allegations Prompt NHTSA Investigation

17 Jan 2024, 17:19 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you own a 2017 to 2018 model year Alfa Romeo Giulia, you might want to call your dealer of choice over technical service bulletin 18-001-18

 
Fisker Under Investigation Over Loss of Braking Performance Allegations From Ocean Owners
Fisker Under Investigation Over Loss of Braking Performance Allegations From Ocean Owners

16 Jan 2024, 18:18 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Nine Fisker Ocean owners allege inadequate braking performance over low traction surfaces and/or bumpy roads, prompting the NHTSA to investigate this concern

 
Feds Investigate Nissan Over VC-Turbo Engine Failures in the Rogue, Altima, QX50, and QX55
Feds Investigate Nissan Over VC-Turbo Engine Failures in the Rogue, Altima, QX50, and QX55

18 Dec 2023, 20:12 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you own a vehicle equipped with either of Nissan's two variable-compression turbo engines, this investigation should be of interest to you

 
Feds Investigate Volkswagen Over Fuel Leaks Caused by Suction Pump Failures
Feds Investigate Volkswagen Over Fuel Leaks Caused by Suction Pump Failures

14 Dec 2023, 21:13 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Up to 447,497 vehicles from the Golf and A3 lines may be recalled as a result of 79 complaints and several field reports alleging suction pump failure

 
Chevrolet Volt Battery Energy Control Module Failures Prompt NHTSA Investigation
Chevrolet Volt Battery Energy Control Module Failures Prompt NHTSA Investigation

7 Dec 2023, 19:12 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The second generation of the dearly missed Chevy Volt is under investigation due to 61 reports alleging battery energy control module failure

 
NHTSA Investigates Honda Over Sticky Steering Allegations, 13 Crashes Reported Thus Far
NHTSA Investigates Honda Over Sticky Steering Allegations, 13 Crashes Reported Thus Far

7 Dec 2023, 16:33 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The NHTSA is currently aware of no fewer than 1,324 complaints alleging a momentary increase in steering effort, of which 13 resulted in crashes

 
NHTSA Investigates 2019 Ford Expedition Over Safety Concern
NHTSA Investigates 2019 Ford Expedition Over Safety Concern

24 Nov 2023, 21:34 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If your 2019 model year Ford Expedition has the airbag warning light on, the seat belt pretensioner's explosive charge may go off inadvertently

 
NHTSA Investigates 16 Recalls Totaling 6.4M Vehicles Made by Hyundai and Kia
NHTSA Investigates 16 Recalls Totaling 6.4M Vehicles Made by Hyundai and Kia

22 Nov 2023, 18:07 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Due to varying defect and remedy descriptions for the same or similar equipment supplied by Mando, the feds decided to investigate Hyundai and Kia

 
NHTSA Investigates Nissan Titan XD With 5.0L Cummins ISV V8 Over Crankshaft Failures
NHTSA Investigates Nissan Titan XD With 5.0L Cummins ISV V8 Over Crankshaft Failures

20 Nov 2023, 21:10 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you own a 2016 to 2019 model year Titan XD with the Cummins turbo diesel V8, chances are your truck will be recalled in the first half of 2024

 
Feds Investigate Kia Sorento With Lambda II 3.3L V6 Over Motive Power Loss Allegations
Feds Investigate Kia Sorento With Lambda II 3.3L V6 Over Motive Power Loss Allegations

20 Nov 2023, 17:38 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The 2016 to 2017 model year Kia Sorento with the direct-injection 3.3L V6 from the Lambda II engine family is under investigation by the federal watchdog

 
Ford Recalls Mustang-Mach E Over Improperly Designed Bussed Electrical Center
Ford Recalls Mustang-Mach E Over Improperly Designed Bussed Electrical Center

18 Oct 2023, 16:19 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The NHTSA's investigation into Ford's remedy for the Mustang Mach-E's battery main contactors overheating condition resulted in a brand-new recall

 
NHTSA Looks Into Ford EcoBoost V6 Engine Failures, 708k Vehicles Potentially Affected
NHTSA Looks Into Ford EcoBoost V6 Engine Failures, 708k Vehicles Potentially Affected

3 Oct 2023, 20:00 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If your Ford is equipped with a 2.7- or 3.0-liter EcoBoost V6 produced before October 2021, this investigation concerns your vehicle

 
NHTSA Investigates Kia Over Soul EV Rollaway Allegations
NHTSA Investigates Kia Over Soul EV Rollaway Allegations

26 Sep 2023, 16:08 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / If you own a 2017 to 2019 model year Soul EV, chances are Kia Motors America will issue a safety recall for your little crossover in the near future

 
Ford EcoSport Engine Failure Complaints Prompt NHTSA Investigation
Ford EcoSport Engine Failure Complaints Prompt NHTSA Investigation

22 Sep 2023, 14:57 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / The India-built EcoSport for the US market is under investigation over 1.0L EcoBoost failure allegations, with said failures caused by the oil pump going kaput