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Tesla recalling 53,000 vehicles for parking brake issue

Model S and Model X are affected.

The issue stems from a third-party supplier, Brembo.

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Honda recalls 350,000 Civics for faulty parking brakes

Until the car is fixed, make sure you set the parking brake before turning off the engine.

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Toyota recalls 340,000 Prius hybrids for faulty brakes

2016, 2017 model year vehicles affected.

There are no deaths or injuries officially connected to this issue yet.

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Hyundai recalling 2012 Veloster over shattering sunroofs, parking brake

A spate of not-great news for Hyundai Veloster owners today, as the plucky hatchback is the subject of not one, but two recall notices from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Surveillance camera shows Mercedes driver parking fail

It's happened to you or someone you know: You think your car is in Park and begin to exit your vehicle, and then it starts to roll. Now, most drivers catch themselves that moment, step on the brakes, throw the gearshift into Park and wait for their heart rate to come back down. This was not one of those times.

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You forgot something...

There are some steps you can skip, and others you can't. Forgot to wash that apple before you took a bite? Not quite sanitary, but it'll still be edible. But if you forgot to, say, untie your boat before you set sail, you're not going to get very far.