Recalls

2013-2016 Mercedes-Benz G550 and AMG G63, 2016 AMG G65: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Apr 28 09:14:49 GMT-06:00 2017


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 11,000 model-year 2013-16 Mercedes-Benz G550 and AMG G63 SUVs, and model-year 2016 AMG G65 SUVs The Problem: The steering coupling may have been insufficiently tightened, resulting in the steering connection wearing; this could result in a… Read More

2013-2016 Mercedes-Benz G550 and AMG G63, 2016 AMG G65: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Apr 28 09:14:49 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 11,000 model-year 2013-16 Mercedes-Benz G550 and AMG G63 SUVs, and model-year 2016 AMG G65 SUVs The Problem: The steering coupling may have been insufficiently tightened, resulting in the steering connection wearing; this could result in a… Read More

2016-2017 Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, GLE-Class, GLS-Class, E-Class: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Apr 24 10:44:50 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 58,000 model-year 2016 Mercedes-Benz E400 4Matic coupes and GLE300d 4Matic, GL63 AMG, GLE350, GLE350 4Matic, GLE350d 4Matic, GLE400 4Matic, GLE43 AMG coupe 4Matic, GLE550e 4Matic, GLE63 AMG 4Matic, GLE63S AMG 4Matic and GLE63S AMG coupe 4Matic… Read More

2016 Tesla Model S, Model X: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Apr 24 09:56:17 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 31,500 model-year 2016 Tesla Model S electric sedans and Model X electric SUVs manufactured between February and October 2016 and containing a small gear from a third-party supplier The Problem: A manufacturing issue with the electric parking… Read More

VW Diesel Crisis: Timeline of Events

By Cars.com staff on Fri Apr 21 11:59:04 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Researchers first raised concerns about Volkswagen diesel emissions in mid-2014, culminating in the disclosure of alleged "defeat devices" installed in nearly 600,000 Volkswagen diesel cars from the 2009-2016 model years. Below is a timeline of major events; we'll… Read More

2017 Subaru Impreza: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Tue Apr 18 09:15:43 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 33,000 model-year 2017 Subaru Impreza cars The Problem: Winter fuels may vaporize prematurely in the fuel line, resulting in a reduction in fuel pressure that could cause the engine to stall, increasing the risk of a… Read More

2016 Mitsubishi Outlander, Outlander Sport: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Mon Apr 17 08:19:38 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 36,000 model-year 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander and Outlander Sport SUVs The Problem: The inside door latch mechanisms may not latch securely in high temperatures, allowing the doors to open while the vehicle is in motion, increasing the… Read More

Keep Your Teen Driver Safe With These Cars

By Matt Schmitz on Wed Apr 12 00:00:57 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Traffic fatalities in the U.S. are up an alarming 10 percent — the biggest jump in decades — and teens are 1.6 times more likely to be involved in a deadly crash than adults. If you're a parent shopping… Read More

2016-2017 Mini Clubman, Cooper S Clubman and John Cooper Works Clubman: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Apr 07 10:32:01 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 17,000 model-year 2016-17 Mini Clubman, Cooper S Clubman and John Cooper Works Clubman cars The Problem: When the affected vehicles are braking and the turn signals are on, the inner, bumper-mounted brake light will go out,… Read More

Honda Recalls 37,000 Accords for Possible Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays on Fri Apr 07 09:32:05 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM — Honda is recalling approximately 37,000 model-year 2003 Accord coupes to replace Takata passenger-side frontal airbag inflators. Although the 2003 Accord is under a broader Takata recall, Honda says the affected cars — all Accord coupes with the 2.4-liter… Read More

2013-2014 Hyundai Sonata, Santa Fe Sport: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on Fri Apr 07 09:28:42 GMT-06:00 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 572,000 model-year 2013-14 Hyundai Sonata sedans and Santa Fe Sport SUVs The Problem: Machining errors during the engine manufacturing process may cause premature bearing wear within the engine; this could result in the engine seizing, increasing… Read More