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Chevy recalls over 44,000 Sonic models

The 2012 Chevrolet Sonic has been found to suffer from a windshield wiper washer issue: 44,668 examples of the subcompact could have wiper washer hoses that separate from the fluid reservoir. If that happens, drivers won’t be able use the … Continue reading

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67,000 + Jeep Wranglers recalled over possible fire hazard

Chrysler and the NHTSA have issued a recall on almost 68,000 Jeep Wranglers made in 2010 due to a possible fire hazard. The reason for the possible fire hazard is due to the Wrangler’s skid plate protecting the transmission. Apparently … Continue reading

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Ford Explorer takes over for the outdated Crown Vic for CHiPs

The California Highway Patrol announced it was going to replace their geriatric Ford Crown Victoria cruisers last year and started an exhaustive search for a suitable replacement. One of the main criteria the highway patrol had decided on was the … Continue reading

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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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Now your iPhone can ride shotgun over a sand dune!

Ok, every now and then something comes along accessory wise that just puts a huge smile on your face. This is definitely one of those times. Allow me to introduce the Mickey Thompson Baja Claw TTC iPhone case. The case … Continue reading

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2012 Toyota Tacoma recalled over incorrect spare tire information

As far as recalls go this is an odd one. Toyota is recalling certain 2012 Toyota Tacoma pickups that were distributed by Gulf States Toyota. As of last count only 672 models are affected by this recall. The recall item … Continue reading

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Honda recalls 2012 Pilot and Acura MDX over possible fuel leak issue

Honda is issuing a recall for their 2012 Honda Pilot and 2012 Acura MDX crossover models.The recall is slated to begin mid March, and Honda is already in the process of notifying owners of potential problem vehicles. The recall is … Continue reading

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BMW recalls of five models over fire risk.

BMW has issued a recall over 32,000 cars and CUVs covering the years 2008-2011 due to a fire risk. Turbocharged eight- and twelve-cylinder engines in the 5 Series, 5 Series Gran Turismo, 7 Series, X5 and X6 could suffer from … Continue reading

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Honda Recalls Over 1 Million Jazz/Fit, CR-Z and CR-V

Honda recalling three of its models globally in order to repair three unrelated problems. The bulk of the recall campaign concerns the Fit/Jazz subcompact: 960,000 cars built between 2005 and 2009 and sold mainly in Asian countries are recalled to … Continue reading

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2011 Volkswagen Jetta TDI being investigated over potential fuel leak

NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) is launching an investigation concerning 40,000 2011 Volkswagen Jetta TDI models. This is the result of NHTSA receiving complaints from Jetta TDI owners citing leakage from the fuel line to the fuel injector. If … Continue reading

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