Indian Motorcycle Company recalls several models for potential fuel leak

Indian Motorcycle Company is recalling some model year 2014-2017 Chief Classic, Chief Dark Horse, Chieftan, Chieftan Dark Horse, Vintage,  Springfield and Roadmaster motorcycles manufactured April 15, 2013 – to July 15, 2016.  The affected motorcycles fuel rail may contact other components and could result in a fuel leak.  A fire risk is possible if fuel […]



NHTSA expands and accelerates the Takata Airbag Recall to another 35-40 million inflators

The decision comes after confirmation of the root cause behind the inflators’ tendency to rupture. Takata airbag ruptures are now tied to ten deaths and over 100 injuries in the US. Takata is required to make a series of safety defect decisions, under the Amended Consent Order issued to Takata this week that will support […]



GM is being sued over a house fire started by a 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix

GM has been sued over a 2014 car fire causing over $450,000 in damage to two homes in central Pennsylvania. Pennlive.com reports that Erie Insurance Exchange and four of its policy holders claim the blaze resulted from an auto defect GM officials didn’t adequately address. The car was among 1.1 million recalled by GM for […]



Ford issues safety recall for the Ford Escape and Mercury Mariner

Ford issues safety recall for certain 2010-12 Ford Escape and 2010-11 Mercury Mariner vehicles equipped with 3.0-liter engines to replace fuel delivery module flange assembly Ford is issuing a safety recall for approximately 400,000 2010-12 Ford Escape and 2010-11 Mercury Mariner vehicles equipped with 3.0-liter engines with flex-fuel engines for potential fuel leaks and to replace the […]



Ford issues safety recall for certain 2015-17 Ford Shelby GT350/R Mustang vehicles

Ford is issuing a safety recall for approximately 8,000 2015-17 Ford Shelby GT350/R Mustang vehicles for potential oil leaks and to replace the engine oil cooler tube assembly. In affected vehicles, engine oil cooler tube assemblies may have insufficient crimps on the hose that could lead to a hose separation and an oil leak. Sudden loss […]



30,000 Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs Recalled

Approximately 30,000 – 2016 Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs manufactured between Feb. 10 and April 28, 2016, and equipped with a 3.6-liter engine built at the Saltillo Engine Plant in Mexico are being recalled. During engine assembly, the fuel rail crossover tube may have been damaged and, over time, may result in a fuel leak, […]



Toyota Recalling 744,000 Sienna minivans

Toyota will be recalling  approximately 744,000 model-year 2011-16 Toyota Sienna minivans. The Problem: Under certain conditions, the sliding door motor circuit could be overloaded, opening the fuse for the motor. If the door latch is in an unlatched position, the sliding door could open while driving, increasing the chance of injury to the occupants.  Toyota is currently […]



Mazda is recalling almost 70,000 RX-8 sports cars in the U.S.

The recall covers RX-8s from the 2004 through 2008 model years. Mazda says the cars have fuel pump sealing rings that can crack when exposed to engine or exhaust heat. That can allow gasoline to escape, increasing the risk of a fire.  Mazda’s documents filed with the government did not mention any fires or injuries.   If […]



Dehumidifiers Recalled Due to Possible Smoke / Fire Hazard – $4.8 million property damage has been reported.

Hazard: The dehumidifiers can overheat, smoke and catch fire, posing serious fire and burn hazards. Incidents/Injuries: Midea has received 38 reports of smoke and fire. About $4.8 million property damage has been reported. No injuries have been reported. Recall Details Units: About 3.4 million (in addition 850,000 were sold in Canada) Sold at: Lowes, Menards, PC Richard […]



Hammerhead Off-Road Recalls Fun-Karts Due to Fuel Leak and Fire Hazards

The fuel tank can crack and cause the fuel to leak out, posing a fire hazard. This recall involves model year 2009 through 2015 Hammerhead Off-Road GL 150, GTS 150 and GTS Platinum fun-karts. The recalled fun-karts have two seats and a rear cargo rack and were sold in red, black, white, orange, blue and […]



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