Toyota to Recall Over 420,000 Lexus Vehicles Due to Fuel Line Defect

On November 21, 2014 Toyota announced the recall of 422,509 Lexus vehicles due to a fuel line defect near an ignition source that could lead to deadly fires.  Vehicles recalled are the 2007-2010 Lexus LS models manufactured from May 09, 2006 - July 20, 20, the 2006-2011 Lexus GS vehicles produced from January 06, 2005 [...]

November 21st, 2014|Automobile Defects|0 Comments

Chrysler Recalls Another 643,618 Vehicles due to Ignition Switch Defect

Last week, Chrysler expanded recall 11V-139 to include an additional 525,205 minivans due to an ignition switch defect.  This week, Chrysler has now added another 643,618 Jeeps suffering from the same ignition switch defect. The issue is once again the ignition switch, which has been the topic of conversation of automobile recalls since GM’s bombshell [...]

July 29th, 2014|Automobile Defects|1 Comment

BMW (12 Models) and Mercedes (3 Models) Recall 409,004 Vehicles in Two Separate Recalls

Mercedes-Benz and BMW will recall 409,004 vehicles that affect 15 different models in two separate recalls in the United States. The Mercedes-Benz recall is the larger of the two German automobile recalls.  Mercedes will recall 252,867 C300, C350, and C63 vehicles due to rear light defect.  The vehicles affected are from the model years 2008-2011 [...]

May 2nd, 2014|Automobile Defects|0 Comments