Ford recalled 153,000 vehicles in 2016 due to a problem with their automatic transmissions, which could unexpectedly shift into first gear causing drivers to lose control. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is taking a closer look at the problem and may expand the number of recalled vehicles by another 1.4 million.
Vehicle recalls are handled pretty much the same way by every automaker. They send emails and postcards to let you know about the problem and then you have to schedule a time for the repair. Bugatti, being a rather exclusive brand, handles things differently with more personalized service thanks to their Flying Doctors.
The Takata airbag recall affects 34 million vehicles in the U.S. alone. It’s the largest auto recall in U.S. history and it’s a serious one. Despite the best efforts of automakers to reach out to consumers who own affected cars, roughly two-thirds of those cars still need repairs.
In our increasingly digital world, more and more of what lands in that mailbox at the end of the driveway is junk mail. No one sends a letter these days so it’s likely bills, unwanted flyers from the local grocery store, and postcards from politicians looking for your support. There’s a good chance you’ve thrown […]
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One of the nation’s leading automakers has been bitten by the recall bug. Toyota and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have announced a recall campaign that includes nearly a half-million vehicles. You can count on BestRide.com for the latest major (over 100,000 units) safety recalls, automotive news and views, and millions of listings […]
The Takata airbag recall is old news. It seems there is a steady stream of new vehicles being added, but everyone is still driving until the necessary replacement parts are available. That’s about to change as the US government is warning owners of select Hondas and Acuras to stop driving immediately. The recall was issued […]
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The Takata airbag bug seems highly contagious and it continues to present a major inconvenience for automakers. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is still recalling millions of automobiles from all over the world.