Recalls

Recall Alert: 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan, Audi Q5

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 750 model-year 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan SUVs manufactured from Jan. 15 to Jan. 21, 2015, and model-year 2015 Audi Q5 SUVs manufactured from Jan. 13 to Feb. 3, 2015 The Problem: The affected vehicles are equipped with… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan, Audi Q5

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 750 model-year 2015 Volkswagen Tiguan SUVs manufactured from Jan. 15 to Jan. 21, 2015, and model-year 2015 Audi Q5 SUVs manufactured from Jan. 13 to Feb. 3, 2015 The Problem: The affected vehicles are equipped with… Read More

Honda, Acura Recall 2.2 Million More Cars for Takata Airbags

By Kelsey Mays on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM — More specifics of Takata's Jan. 22 airbag recall expansion became known this week as Honda detailed what could be the biggest group of cars involved. The automaker said Wednesday it would recall 2.23 million U.S. cars for Takata… Read More

Recall Alert: 2008-2010 Honda Accord

By Matt Schmitz on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 340,000 model-year 2008-10 Honda Accord sedans The Problem: Manufacturing-process issues may allow moisture to enter the circuitry within the electric control unit of the supplemental restraint system, which over time could cause corrosion and eventual malfunction… Read More

Recall Alert: 2008-2009 Dodge and Chrysler Minivans, 2009 Dodge Journey

By Jennifer Geiger on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 112,000 model-year 2009 Dodge Journey SUVS, model-year 2008-09 Dodge Grand Caravan and Chrysler Town & Country minivans and the related model-year 2009 Volkswagen Routan minivans. The Problem: In the affected vehicles, occupant restraint controller components exposed… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2016 Dodge Charger

By Matt Schmitz on February 3, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 440,000 model-year 2011-16 Dodge Charger sedans The Problem: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is conducting a voluntary recall to supply wheel chocks for the affected vehicles. Per instructions in the vehicle's owner's manual, the chocks are employed when… Read More

Recall Alert: 320,000 Toyota, Lexus SUVs and Pickup Trucks

By Matt Schmitz on February 3, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 320,000 Toyota and Lexus SUVs and pickup trucks, including model-year 2003-06 Toyota Land Cruisers, 2004-06 4Runners, and 2005-06 Tundras and Sequoias; and 2003-06 Lexus LX 470 and 2004-06 GX 470 models The Problem: The affected vehicles… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2016 Mazda CX-5

By Jennifer Geiger on February 2, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: All model-year 2014-16 CX-5 compact crossovers are affected; that's 264,463 vehicles. The Problem: Mazda reports that the fuel filler pipe could rupture during a rear collision, creating potential for a fuel leak. This increases the risk of… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2015 Nissan Altima

By Matt Schmitz on January 29, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 850,000 model-year 2013-15 Nissan Altima sedans manufactured between March 6, 2012, and Dec. 31, 2014 The Problem: The secondary hood latch may bind and remain in the unlatched position when the hood is closed; this could… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Lexus RX 350, RX 450h

By Matt Schmitz on January 28, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 5,000 model-year 2016 Lexus RX 350 SUVs and RX 450h hybrid SUVs The Problem: A driver-side knee airbag module may not have been properly manufactured. The resulting defect could affect the performance of the airbag, increasing… Read More

5 Million More Inflators, Three Car Brands Join Takata Airbag Recall

By Kelsey Mays on January 22, 2016

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration today added about 5 million airbag inflators to the growing list of Takata airbag recalls, and said three additional brands — Audi, Mercedes-Benz and Volkswagen — will become part of the massive ongoing action.… Read More