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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

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: 700,000 GM SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on July 10, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 700,000 GM SUVs, including model-year 2008-12 Buick Enclaves manufactured between Jan. 3, 2007, and Feb. 29, 2012; 2009-12 Chevrolet Traverses manufactured between July 6, 2008, and Feb. 29, 2012; 2007-12 GMC Acadias manufactured between Sept. 15, 2006,… Read More

Recall Alert: 53,000 Nissan SUVs, Sedans and Infiniti Crossovers, Sedans

By Matt Schmitz on November 7, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 53,000 model-year 2003-04 Nissan Pathfinder SUVs, 2004-06 Sentra sedans, 2003-05 Infiniti FX35 and FX45 luxury crossovers, 2003-04 I35 luxury sedans, and 2006 M35 and M45 luxury sport sedans, all originally sold or currently registered in areas with… Read More

Recall Alert: 2004-2007 Cadillac CTS-V, 2006-07 STS-V

By Matt Schmitz on October 6, 2014

Vehicles Affected: More than 10,000 model-year 2004-07 Cadillac CTS-V and 2006-07 STS-V luxury sedans The Problem: The fuel pump module electrical terminal may overheat, causing melting of the flange material, according to The Detroit News. GM knows of no crashes,… Read More

Is Driving a Certain Car Your Ticket to Traffic Court?

By Matt Schmitz on September 29, 2014

Look, just because you drive a Subaru WRX doesn't mean you're more likely to be the type of person who exceeds the speed limit or breaks other traffic laws. OK, it actually does mean that, but we're not the ones… Read More

Recall Alert: 2002-2004 Saturn Vue

By Kelsey Mays on August 7, 2014

Vehicles Affected: 202,115 Saturn Vue SUVs from the 2002 to 2004 model years in the U.S., with around 13,000 more outside the country. The Problem: Two potential issues exist. The first is that if you stop the vehicle and put… Read More

Recall Alert: 2009-2014 GM Full-Size Crossovers

By Jennifer Geiger on May 20, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 1,339,355 model-year 2009-14 versions of the Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse and GMC Acadia full-size crossovers; model-year 2009-2010 versions of the Saturn Outlook are also affected. The Problem: The steel cable that connects the safety belt to the front… Read More

Recall Alert: 2.4 Million 2004-2012 Chevrolet, Pontiac and Saturn Vehicles

By Jennifer Geiger on May 15, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 2,440,524 model-year 2004-12 Chevrolet Malibu sedans, model-year 2004-07 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx wagons, model-year 2005-10 Pontiac G6 vehicles and 2007-10 Saturn Aura sedans The Problem: In the affected vehicles, corrosion could develop in the brake lamp wiring harness,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2007-2008 Saturn Aura

By Matt Schmitz on May 6, 2014

Vehicles Affected: About 56,214 model-year 2007-2008 Saturn Aura sedans manufactured between April 24, 2006, and Oct. 31, 2007, and equipped with a four-speed automatic transmission The Problem: The transmission shift cable may fracture while the vehicle is being driven, and… Read More

GM CEO Testifies Before Congressional Panel on Ignition Switch Recalls

By Matt Schmitz on March 31, 2014

GM CEO Mary Barra testified this afternoon before a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee investigating the automaker's recall of more than 2.5 million vehicles worldwide for faulty ignition switches that have been blamed in at least 31 crashes and 13… Read More