'
Follow us on Twitter


Auto Blog, News and More

Everything and anything related to the Automotive Industry

About Us     Home

formats

2015 Maserati Ghibli Fuel System Recall

2014-maserati-ghibliMaserati has announced that they are recalling certain model year 2014 through 2015 Ghibli vehicles manufactured July 23, 2014 to August 7, 2014.  They stated that the fuel delivery hoses in the vehicle may have been improperly crimped.

 

The improper crimp can cause a fuel leak and, in the presence of an ignition source, could result in a fire.   Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the entire fuel delivery line, free of charge.  Owners may contact Maserati at 1-201-816-2600.

 

For more information on this recall and other like it, check out AllworldAuto.com

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
formats

2015 Audi A4 Recall

2015-Audi-A4Volkswagen has announced that they are recalling certain model year 2013 through 2015 Audi A4 vehicles manufactured February 16, 2012 to October 21, 2014.  They stated that due to an improper algorithm in the air bag control module, if a crash necessitates deployment of the side air bags, a second impact to the front of the vehicle may not command the front air bags to deploy.

 

If the front air bags do not deploy in the event of a secondary impact to the front of the vehicle, there is an increased risk of injury.  Volkswagen will notify owners, and Audi dealers will update the air bag control unit software, free of charge.  Owners may contact Audi at 1-800-822-2834.

 

For more information on this recall and other like it, check out AllwordAuto.com

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
formats

2015 Porsche 918 Spyder Recall

07-2015-porsche-918-spyder-fd-1Porsche has announced that they are recalling certain model year 2015 918 Spyder vehicles manufactured from May 7, 2014 through June 18, 2014.  They stated that the affected vehicles may have been manufactured with rear axle control arms that may break, causing difficulty controlling the vehicle.

 

If the control arm breaks, the driver may loose control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.  Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and replace the control arms, as necessary, free of charge.  Owners may contact Porsche at 1-800-767-7243.

 

For more information on this recall, and others like it, check out AllworldAuto.com

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
formats

2015 Chrysler 200 Recall

2015-chrysler-200-leaked_100451729_lChrysler has announced that they are recalling certain model year 2014 Chrysler 200 vehicles.   They stated that due to an insufficient weld, the rear shocks may detach from the vehicle at one end and possibly damage other chassis components, the tire or result in reduced braking.

 

Damage to the tire or reduced braking increases the risk of a vehicle crash.  Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the rear shocks and replace any affected ones, free of charge.  Owners may contact Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403.

 

For more information on this recall and others like it, check out AllworldAuto.com.

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
formats

2015 Jaguar XK Recall

Published on September 10, 2014 by in Jaguar

2015-jaguar-xk_100463411_lJaguar has announced that they are recalling certain model year 2013 through 2015 XK (XKR and XKR-S) vehicles manufactured from August 24, 2012 through June 10, 2014 and equipped with a 5.0L Engine.  They stated that the tire placard has incorrect information for the spare tire stating “none” for the inflation pressure of the spare wheel.  Thus, these vehicles do not comply to the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 110, “Tire Selection and Rims for Passenger Cars.”

 

If the recommended pressure for the spare tire is not provided, the tire may not be properly inflated which may result in its failure, increasing the risk of a crash.  Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles and, as necessary, attach a corrected tire placard label stating the tire size and pressure, free of charge.  Owners may contact Jaguar at 1-800-452-4827.

 

For more information on this recall and others like it, check out AllworldAuto.com

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
formats

2015 GMC Yukon Air Bag Recall

Published on September 8, 2014 by in GMC

2015-gmc-yukon_100439977_lGM has announced that they are recalling certain models of the 2015 GMC Yukon vehicles manufactured on May 13, 2014.   They stated the affected vehicles were assembled with a roof rail air bags (RRAB) that were not reinforced at the points where the bags contact the hardware used to attach the roof carrier.

 

During deployment, the RRAB may be punctured or torn by the roof carrier hardware, reducing its performance and increasing the risk of occupant injury in the event of a crash.  GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the roof carrier attaching hardware, free of charge.  Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-222-1020.

 

For more information on this recall and others like it, check out AllworldAuto.com.

 

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
formats

2015 Chevrolet Silverado HD Recall

2015-chevrolet-silverado-3500hd-ltz-front-viewGM has announced that they are recalling certain model year 2014 and 2015 Chevy Silverado HD vehicles equipped with a base radio and a internal amplifier.  They stated that the radios in the affected vehicles may become inoperative, and as a result, there would be no audible chime to notify the driver if the door is opened with the key in the ignition or no audible seat belt warning indicating the seat belts had not been buckled.

 

Without an audible indicator, the driver may not be aware that the drivers door is open while the key is in the ignition, increasing the risk of a vehicle rollaway.  Additionally, there would be no reminder that the drivers or front seat passengers seat belt is not buckled, which would increase the risk of injury in a crash.  GM will notify owners, and dealers will update the radio software, free of charge.  Owners may contact GM at 1-800-462-8782.

 

For more information on this recall, and others like it, check out AllworldAuto.com

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
formats

2015 GMC Yukon Recall

2015-gmc-yukon-xl_100458159_lGM has announced that they are recalling certain model year 2015 GMC Yukon vehicles equipped with a 6 Speed Automatic Transmission (Feature Code MYC).  They stated that the subject vehicles may have a transmission oil cooler line that is not securely seated in the fitting.

 

If the line is not securely seated and the transmission oil leaks from the fitting, the oil could contact a hot surface and cause a vehicle fire.  GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the transmission oil cooler line connection and repair the vehicles, as needed, free of charge.  Owners may contact GMC at 1-866-996-9463.

 

For more information on this recall and others like it, check out AllworldAuto.com

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
formats

2007 Pontiac Solstice Recall

2007-pontiac-solstice-gxp-photo-143294-s-1280x782General Motors has announced that there is a defect recall related to their Air Bag systems.  They stated that this defect can affect the safe operation of the airbag system.  Until this recall is preformed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. General Motors LLC (GM) notified the agency on February 10, 2014 that they are recalling 619,122 model year 2005-2007 Chevrolet Cobalt, and 2007 Pontiac G5 vehicles. On February 25, 2014, GM increased the recall to include an additional 748,024 model year 2006-2007 Chevrolet HHR and Pontiac Solstice vehicles and 2003-2007 Saturn Ion vehicles and 2007 Saturn Sky vehicles. In these models, the weight on the key ring and/or road conditions or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine. On March 27, 2014, GM notified the agency that the defective ignition switches may have been used as service replacement parts on other vehicles, and as a result GM will be recalling certain model year 2008-2010 Chevrolet Cobalt, Saturn Sky, and Pontiac G5 and Solstice, and 2008-2011 Chevrolet HHR vehicles. The part numbers for the service parts are 10392423 (a/k/a ACDelco D1461F), 10392737, 15857948, 15854953, 15896640, and 25846762. This expansion represents an additional 823,788 vehicles.

 

If this key is not in the run position, the air bags may not deploy if the vehicle is involved in a crash, increasing the risk of a crash.  GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ignition switch free of charge.  An interim notification was issued to owners of 2007 and earlier models on March 10, 2014, informing them of the safety defect. Owners of 2008 and later vehicles will be mailed an interim letter on April 21, 2014. All affected owners will receive another letter once parts are available. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020, Pontiac at 1-800-762-2737 or Saturn at 1-800-553-6000. GM’s number for the initial recall is 13454 and 14063 for the expansion. GM¿s recall number for the vehicles that may have received the replacement parts is 14092. Note: Until the recall repairs have been performed, it is very important that customers remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the vehicle key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. Always wear your seatbelt.

 

For more information on this recall and others like it, Check out AlworldAuto.com

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn
formats

2003 Saturn ION Recall

2003-saturn-ion-quad-coupe-1600x1200-image-5General Motors has announced that there is a defect recall related to their Air Bag systems.  They stated that this defect can affect the safe operation of the airbag system.  Until this recall is preformed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. General Motors LLC (GM) notified the agency on February 10, 2014 that they are recalling 619,122 model year 2005-2007 Chevrolet Cobalt, and 2007 Pontiac G5 vehicles. On February 25, 2014, GM increased the recall to include an additional 748,024 model year 2006-2007 Chevrolet HHR and Pontiac Solstice vehicles and 2003-2007 Saturn Ion vehicles and 2007 Saturn Sky vehicles. In these models, the weight on the key ring and/or road conditions or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position, turning off the engine. On March 27, 2014, GM notified the agency that the defective ignition switches may have been used as service replacement parts on other vehicles, and as a result GM will be recalling certain model year 2008-2010 Chevrolet Cobalt, Saturn Sky, and Pontiac G5 and Solstice, and 2008-2011 Chevrolet HHR vehicles. The part numbers for the service parts are 10392423 (a/k/a ACDelco D1461F), 10392737, 15857948, 15854953, 15896640, and 25846762. This expansion represents an additional 823,788 vehicles.

 

If this key is not in the run position, the air bags may not deploy if the vehicle is involved in a crash, increasing the risk of a crash.  GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ignition switch free of charge.  An interim notification was issued to owners of 2007 and earlier models on March 10, 2014, informing them of the safety defect. Owners of 2008 and later vehicles will be mailed an interim letter on April 21, 2014. All affected owners will receive another letter once parts are available. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-222-1020, Pontiac at 1-800-762-2737 or Saturn at 1-800-553-6000. GM’s number for the initial recall is 13454 and 14063 for the expansion. GM¿s recall number for the vehicles that may have received the replacement parts is 14092. Note: Until the recall repairs have been performed, it is very important that customers remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the vehicle key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. Always wear your seatbelt.

 

For more information on this recall and others like it, Check out AlworldAuto.com

 
 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Reddit Share on LinkedIn