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Where Have All the Grands Gone?

By Aaron Bragman on June 29, 2016


CARS.COM — Some nameplates last a long, long time. Witness the Ford Mustang, around since 1964. Or the Chevrolet Suburban, the longest running nameplate in the world at 81 years old. But some nameplates burn brightly and then fade from… Read More

Where Have All the Grands Gone?

By Aaron Bragman on June 29, 2016

CARS.COM — Some nameplates last a long, long time. Witness the Ford Mustang, around since 1964. Or the Chevrolet Suburban, the longest running nameplate in the world at 81 years old. But some nameplates burn brightly and then fade from… Read More

2006-2008 Chevrolet, Pontiac, Saturn Fuel Tank Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on January 21, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt 2006 Pontiac Pursuit, G4 2007 Pontiac G5 2008 Pontiac G5 2006 Saturn Ion 2007 Saturn Ion This bulletin does not apply to vehicles with… Read More

2007-2009 Buick, Chevrolet, GMC, Pontiac, Saturn Vehicles Transmission Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on December 7, 2015

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2007 Buick Enclave 2008 Buick Enclave 2009 Buick Enclave 2008 Chevrolet Equinox 2009 Chevrolet Equinox 2008 Chevrolet Malibu 2009 Chevrolet Malibu 2009 Chevrolet Traverse 2007 GMC Acadia 2008 GMC Acadia 2009 GMC Acadia… Read More

GM to Owners of 1.2 Million Recalled Cars: Park Outdoors

By Kelsey Mays on October 30, 2015

If you own one of the 1.2 million older V-6 GM cars that the automaker recalled Tuesday, GM says to keep the car parked outside. The automaker said in a Wednesday dealer memo posted by the National Highway Traffic Safety… Read More

Recall Alert: Oil Leak Affects 1.4 Million General Motors Cars

By Jennifer Geiger on October 27, 2015

Vehicles Affected: The Detroit News is reporting that General Motors is recalling approximately 1.4 million vehicles worldwide. Affected cars include the 1997-2004 Pontiac Grand Prix, 2000-2004 Chevrolet Impala, 1998-1999 Chevrolet Lumina, 1998-2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, 1998-1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue and 1997-2004… Read More

Recall Alert: 2005 Buick LaCrosse, 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix

By Matt Schmitz on August 19, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 160,000 model-year 2005 Buick LaCrosse and 2007 Pontiac Grand Prix sedans The Problem: The headlamp driver module may overheat and fail, causing intermittent or permanent loss of low-beam function; this reduces the driver?s ability to see the… Read More

Do Discontinued Cars Make Used-Car Bargains?

By Kelsey Mays on July 30, 2015

If you're shopping for a used car, discontinued models could offer extra savings. A  handful of cars are canceled each year due to slow sales, regulatory hurdles or other complications. Two years ago, we predicted the casualties correctly in six… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2013 Chevrolet Caprice, 2008-2009 Pontiac G8

By Matt Schmitz on July 13, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 47,000 model-year 2011-13 Chevrolet Caprice sedans manufactured between Oct. 15, 2010, and Oct. 22, 2013; and 2008-09 Pontiac G8 sedans manufactured between July 25, 2007, and Feb. 18, 2009 The Problem: The flexible steel cables that connect… Read More

Is Your Car Part of the Takata Airbag Recall?

By Kelsey Mays on May 26, 2015

CARS.COM — Which cars are included in the Takata airbag inflator recall? The massive airbag inflator recall grew again on May 4, 2016, when federal regulators announced plans to add an additional 35 to 40 million inflators to the already recalled… Read More

NHTSA's Latest Takata Recall Is the Largest Ever

By Kelsey Mays on May 19, 2015

Update: This story originally published on May 19. You can find more recent information about the recall expansion here. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued what could be the largest consumer product recall ever on Tuesday, demanding that Japanese airbag… Read More