Honda Set to Expand Takata Air Bag Recall in Millions of Cars after Takata Refuses NHTSA Recall

Previously, it was reported that Takata was a subject of a criminal investigation over defective air bags where 10 major automakers have recalled nearly 8 million airbags in the U.S.  The problem with the air bags is with the inflators, which have exploded when involved in accidents sending shards of sharp metal into the vehicle [...]

December 4th, 2014|Automobile Defects, Takata Air Bag|0 Comments

Recalls Mount for Subaru Forester, Nissan Altima, Honda Fit, and Volvo VHD/VNL Vehicles

On April 24, 2013, four separate recalls were issued affecting over 150,000 vehicles and 4 different automobile companies. Subaru is recalling approximately 10,137 2014 Foresters due to faulty carpet mats.  The backing for the carpeted floor mats was not manufactured to specification.  As a result, the floor mats may curl when exposed to heat.  This [...]

May 3rd, 2013|Automobile Defects|0 Comments