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NHTSA RECALLS - August 14, 2017; Nissan; BMW; GMC; Chevrolet; Jeep; Daimler Vans; RV's; Trailers

NHTSA RECALLS - August 14, 2017; Nissan; BMW; GMC; Chevrolet; Jeep; Daimler Vans; RV's; Trailers

Nissan; BMW; GMC; Chevrolet; Jeep; Daimler Vans; RV's; Trailers; Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL INDEX- August 7, 2018: GMC Chevrolet; BMW, smart, Toyota Hybrid Avalon Camry, Ford, RV's, Trailers

NHTSA RECALL INDEX- August 7, 2018: GMC Chevrolet; BMW, smart, Toyota Hybrid Avalon Camry, Ford, RV's, Trailers

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest; July 31-August 6, 2017: Concept Winners, Mazda and Toyota, More Kids Dying In Hot Cars, Auto Sales Wilting, Mustang roar, GM Recall, Driving On Drugs

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest; July 31-August 6, 2017: Concept Winners, Mazda and Toyota, More Kids Dying In Hot Cars, Auto Sales Wilting, Mustang roar, GM Recall, Driving On Drugs

If you are a car and driving fan like we all are here at The Auto Channel, you can easily "catch up" or put this week's auto stories in context by searching the past 25 year's millions of pages of original, manufacturers announcements, automotive news, automotive stories, articles, reviews, archived news, video, audio, ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE FROM NYC THIS SATURDAY (AUGUST 5, 2017) MORNING! 7-9 AM

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE FROM NYC THIS SATURDAY (AUGUST 5, 2017) MORNING! 7-9 AM

Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in show hosted by Professor Harold Wolchok. Each week a cadre of experienced hands-on automotive experts are in-studio with advice for the New York area's 12 million people, providing l ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: July 31, 2017 - Mazda(Air Bags); Honda; Mitsubishi; RAM; Chevrolet (Air Bags); Buick(Air Bags); Cadillac(Air Bags); GMC(Air Bags); BMW; Triumph

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: July 31, 2017 - Mazda(Air Bags); Honda; Mitsubishi; RAM; Chevrolet (Air Bags); Buick(Air Bags); Cadillac(Air Bags); GMC(Air Bags); BMW; Triumph

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest July 24-30, 2017: APEAL Scores; GM Model Cancellations?; Taurus Bye Bye?; Hello Rolls-Royce Phantom VIII; Dieselgate; Recalls Of Course

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest July 24-30, 2017: APEAL Scores; GM Model Cancellations?; Taurus Bye Bye?; Hello Rolls-Royce Phantom VIII; Dieselgate; Recalls Of Course

* According to the J.D. Power 2017 U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study, for the 13th consecutive year Porsche topped the overall marque ratings, earning an impressive 884 APEAL score. It was followed by newcomer Genesis (869) and then BMW (855), Audi (854) and Mercedes-Benz (851). * GM has p ... Continue reading

Germany Ordered Porsche To Pull Cayenne SUVs Off Their Roads

Germany Ordered Porsche To Pull Cayenne SUVs Off Their Roads

The German government has evidence that 22,000 Cayennes sold in Europe with 3.0-liter diesel engines use a defeat device to cheat on emissions testing, Transport Minister Alexander Dobrindt told reporters in Berlin. ... Continue reading

Ford Issues Safety Recall for Certain 2014 Ford F-150, E-Series, 2014-15 Escape and 2015 Lincoln MKC Vehicles

Ford Issues Safety Recall for Certain 2014 Ford F-150, E-Series, 2014-15 Escape and 2015 Lincoln MKC Vehicles

DEARBORN, Mich., July 26, 2017 – Ford Motor Company is issuing a safety recall in North America. Details are as follows: Certain 2014 Ford F-150, E-Series, 2014-15 Escape and 2015 Lincoln MKC vehicles Ford Motor Company is issuing a safety recall for approximately 117,000 Ford F-150, E-Series, Escape and Lincoln MKC ... Continue reading

RepairPal: Top Cities Most (and Least) Impacted by Automotive Recalls

RepairPal: Top Cities Most (and Least) Impacted by Automotive Recalls

SAN FRANCISCO, July 25, 2017 -- RepairPal.com, the nation's leading automotive repair web resource, released a study today compiling user activity data and recall information to see which major metro areas are the most, and least, impacted by recalls. Despite the recent news about major automotive recalls throughout th ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: July 24, 2017; Ford Trucks; Honda; Acura; Ford Fusion, Edge; Lincoln MKZ; Dodge Challenger; Jeep; Nissan Versa; Toyota Tacoma, 4Runner

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: July 24, 2017; Ford Trucks; Honda; Acura; Ford Fusion, Edge; Lincoln MKZ; Dodge Challenger; Jeep; Nissan Versa; Toyota Tacoma, 4Runner

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: July 24, 2017; Ford Trucks; Honda; Acura; Ford Fusion, Edge; Lincoln MKZ; Dodge Challenger; Jeep; Nissan Versa; Toyota Tacoma, 4Runner ... Continue reading

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest July 17-23 2017: New Audi A8, Buick Regal, Yaris “GRMN"; Hall of Fame Inductees; Weedy Ford Fusions; New Yawk F1; Recalls Of Course

Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest July 17-23 2017: New Audi A8, Buick Regal, Yaris “GRMN"; Hall of Fame Inductees; Weedy Ford Fusions; New Yawk F1; Recalls Of Course

* Washington State just implemented the most restrictive anti-distracted driving law in the country making it an offense to even hold a mobile device while driving - and not only while driving, but when stopped in traffic or at a signal as well. The first offense carries a $136 fine and subsequent tickets will cost $23 ... Continue reading

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE SATURDAY MORNING! - Call-In Radio Worldwide LIVE From New York City 7-9 AM Saturdays

AUTO LAB RADIO LIVE SATURDAY MORNING! - Call-In Radio Worldwide LIVE From New York City 7-9 AM Saturdays

The Auto Lab Radio Show LIVE every Saturday 7 to 9 AM On New York City's WNYM Radio AM 970 and Streamed Worldwide On The Auto Channel This Weeks Show Broadcast Date: July 22, 2017 Car Question or Concern? Call Toll Free 888-692-7234 Auto Lab is a 28 year old interactive automotive-focused New York area radio call-in sh ... Continue reading

Recall: Audi Starts Free Retrofit Program For Up to 850,000 Diesel Powered Cars

Recall: Audi Starts Free Retrofit Program For Up to 850,000 Diesel Powered Cars

July 22, 2017 Audi is offering its customers in Europe and other markets* a retrofit program for cars with EU5 and EU6 diesel engines. A total of up to 850,000 cars worldwide with six-cylinder and eight-cylinder diesel engines (V6/V8 TDI, EU5/EU6) will get new software. ... Continue reading

Toyota Recalls Certain Model Year 2016 Avalon Hybrid and Camry Hybrid Vehicles

Toyota Recalls Certain Model Year 2016 Avalon Hybrid and Camry Hybrid Vehicles

PLANO, Texas, July 20, 2017 – Toyota Motor North America, Inc., announced that it is conducting a safety recall involving 671 Model Year 2016 Avalon Hybrid and Camry Hybrid vehicles in the U.S. Among these 671 vehicles, up to 42 are potentially equipped with a misassembled front drive shaft. The front drive shaft ass ... Continue reading

Daimler Board Commits To Diesel Engine Recall and Repair Plan

Daimler Board Commits To Diesel Engine Recall and Repair Plan

Daimler Board of Management decides on a comprehensive plan for diesel engines ·Substantial expansion of voluntary service actions to over three million vehicles in Europe ·No costs will be involved for customers ·Rapid market launch of the new Diesel engine family Stuttgart July 18, 2017; The Daimler Board of Manag ... Continue reading

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