NBC Nightly News recently carried the above segment on a video showing a 2012 Kia Sorento spewing flames as its driver travels at highway speed on Interstate 4 in Orlando. Another motorist, Meredith Olinger, drives alongside, shooting the video while trying to warn the driver to pull over. She does, just in time. Seconds later, the Kia is cooked.
Ford is issuing two separate safety recalls to fix mechanical issues affecting control of the transmissions on certain 2017 and 2018 models. The automaker says it's aware of one reported accident with an injury related to the the first and largest recall.
Hyundai knows of four crashes in which Sonata owners say airbags didn't deploy.
Federal regulators have now received at least 1,381 complaints alleging carbon monoxide leaks in the cabin.
The issue has simmered for almost a year on a Focus RS online forum.
One accident has potentially been linked to the defect.
F-150s, Navigators, Expeditions and Mustangs are affected.
Brake lights remain on when not braking, and drivers can shift out of park without engaging the brakes.
Wear your seat belt.
Doors might appear to be closed but aren't.
FCA will start notifying owners in November.
Timeliness and scope of recalls in question.
Mueller was the lead on a compensation fund for those affected by Takata airbags.
Airbag could fail to deploy in rollover.
The fuel tank vent line for the range extender can chafe and leak.
One out of four vehicles in America needs to get fixed.
The SUV hasn't been on sale long enough for this to be a serious issue.