Recalls

Automakers Recall 12 Million New Cars for Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays on May 27, 2016


CARS.COM — Less than a month after federal regulators announced a massive expansion of Takata airbag inflator recalls, the affected pool of cars has become a lot clearer. Automakers this week announced 12 million new Takata recalls in 12 separate… Read More

Automakers Recall 12 Million New Cars for Takata Airbag Inflators

By Kelsey Mays on May 27, 2016

CARS.COM — Less than a month after federal regulators announced a massive expansion of Takata airbag inflator recalls, the affected pool of cars has become a lot clearer. Automakers this week announced 12 million new Takata recalls in 12 separate… Read More

Recall Alert: 2013-2016 Fiat 500e

By Jennifer Newman on May 27, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 17,000 model-year 2013-16 Fiat 500e battery-electric hatchbacks manufactured from March 22, 2012, to Jan. 29, 2016 The Problem: The power inverter module may experience spikes in voltage, causing the propulsion system to shut down, which can… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Volvo XC90

By Jennifer Newman on May 27, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 30,000 model-year 2016 Volvo XC90 SUVs manufactured from Jan. 27, 2015, to April 23, 2016 The Problem: On affected SUVs, the sunroof's switch in the overhead console may not be adequately recessed to prevent it from… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2016 Maserati Quattroporte, Ghibli

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 26, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 26,000 model-year 2014-16 Maserati Quattroporte and Ghibli sedans manufactured from Feb. 1, 2013, to Sept. 18, 2015 The Problem: During the assembly process, a bolt in the rear tie-rod assembly may not have been properly tightened.… Read More

Recall Alert: 2009-2012 Ford Flex; 2008, 2010-2012 Taurus; 2008-2009 Taurus X; 2008 Mercury Sable; 2009, 2011 Lincoln MKS

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 24, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 700 model-year 2009-12 Ford Flex SUVs, 2008 and 2010-12 Taurus sedans, 2008-09 Taurus X sedans, 2008 Mercury Sable sedans, and 2009 and 2011 Lincoln MKS sedans The Problem: The driver frontal airbag may improperly inflate during… Read More

Recall Alert: Kiddy USA World Plus Combination Car Seats

By Jennifer Geiger on May 19, 2016

CARS.COM Models Affected: Approximately 1,400 Kiddy USA World Plus combination car seats; only model 51 100 WP, which was manufactured from July 2, 2012, through Oct. 5, 2013, is affected. You can find your car seat's model number and manufacture… Read More

Recall Alert: 2015 Subaru Legacy, Outback

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 19, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 800 model-year 2015 Subaru Legacy sedans and Outback wagons manufactured on July 20, 2015 The Problem: The brake fluid used may contain excess moisture, which may adversely affect the performance of the electronic stability control system,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2012-2016 Fiat 500

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 19, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 39,000 model-year 2012-16 Fiat 500 hatchbacks with manual transmissions; vehicles equipped with turbocharged engines are not affected. The Problem: An investigation determined that certain vehicles are subject to clutch travel that may exceed design parameters. Over… Read More

Recall Alert: 2007-2010, 2011-2016 Jeep Wrangler

By Jennifer Geiger on May 18, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 392,400 model-year 2007-10 Jeep Wrangler SUVs, plus an additional 7,400 model-year 2011-16 vehicles equipped with right-hand drive for special duty. The Problem: Debris may contaminate the airbag clock spring, a spiral-wound flat cable that keeps the… Read More

Recall Alert: 2016 Volkswagen Toureg

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 18, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 400 model-year 2016 Volkswagen Toureg SUVs manufactured between July 7, 2015, and March 3, 2016 The Problem: The tire pressure monitoring system may be improperly calibrated and fail to warn the driver that the tire pressure… Read More