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Kia recalls Rio models over airbag issue

Bad news for Rio owners: due to a potentially faulty sensor mat, Kia is recalling around 73,000 Rio models from the 2006 to 2008 model years. The sensor in the passenger’s seat is susceptible to cracking from fatigue. If that … Continue reading

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Investigation into mysterious Jeep Liberty airbag deployment is being ramped up

In September of last year the NHTSA began an investigation into the possible problem of random airbag deployment problems with the 2002 and 2003 Jeep Liberty. Initially 39 reports of airbag deployments not due to a crash or collision were … Continue reading

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Ford recalls F-150 for airbag deployment issues

Ford is recalling around 150,000 2005-2006 F-150 pickup trucks to correct a problem where airbags may deploy without warning. This problem has resulted in 77 injuries and the NHTSA has received some 238 notices of this occurrence happening. Ford says … Continue reading

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