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Numerous ride-hailing cars have open safety recalls, says CR

Open recalls include Takata airbags

Open recalls include Takata airbags.

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Ford F-150 seat belt fires spark federal investigation

More than 2 million Ford trucks could be affected by faulty pretensioners

More than 2 million Ford trucks could be affected by faulty seat belt system.

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Volkswagen recalling small number of 2012 Beetle models over tire issue

Volkswagen is recalling a few 2012 Beetles for wearing the wrong tires. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says the summer tires "fail to comply with federal motor vehicle safety standards." The out-of-season shoes "may lead to the tires being over-loaded and/or under-inflated, increasing the risk of a vehicle crash," the NHTSA recall states.

Toyota Issues Safety Recall For 681,500 Vehicles

Venza, Camry and Tacoma Models Affected

Toyota issued safety recalls Wednesday of approximately 681,500 vehicles in North America. The voluntary recalls affect the Venza, Camry and Tacoma models. The recall comes at a time when the Japanese company is defending whether it acted properly in its recalls of millions of vehicles in late 2009 and 2010 for sudden acceleration.

Report: Car rental industry advocates for two-tier recall system

Recalls can be a big problem for car rental companies. The companies make money by renting as many vehicles in advance as possible, and an entirely booked fleet can be a recipe for profits. But what happens when there is a recall on a car or truck that is already scheduled for rental? Does the rental company call the customer and tell them that their order can no longer be fulfilled? In some cases, the rental company Chris Shunk

Suzuki recalls 2010 Equator pickups over suspension concern

2010 Suzuki Equator – Click above for high-res image gallery

Mitsubishi recalls 2004 Endeavor, 2010 Galant

Mitsubishi is recalling both the 2004 Endeavor SUV and 2010 Galant sedan over possible corrosion issues that could cause flammable fluids to leak. The safety recall affects approximately 56,113 Endeavors and 2,307 Galants across the United States.

Fed reportedly expanding investigation into Ford F-150 airbags

Back in October, the National Highway Traffic Safety Adminstration announced a Ford F-150 airbag investigation. There were 530,000 2005 model year F-150s involved in the investigation before Halloween, but now the number has swelled to 1.56 million trucks spanning the 2004-2006 model y

GM recalling 59,000 2010 Chevy Equinox, GMC Terrain CUVs over faulty defrosters

2010 Chevrolet Equinox – Click above for high-res image gallery