Posts Tagged recall

Going Off The Deep End To Attack Tesla

Some “journalists” will go to the extreme to attack Tesla. The Street decided that Tesla’s innocuous third-party recall regarding a parking brake component should be billed as one of the biggest automotive blunders of all time. And they figured the best way to illustrate the story, is, of course, a Tesla pop-up store….

4 months ago by Tesla Mondo 0

All Toyota Mirais Recalled For Software Glitch

Toyota announced that all of its Mirai hydrogen fuel cell cars are affected by a software glitch that needs a recall to repair; an issue that an over-the-air update system probably could have alleviated seamlessly. To date, 2,843 Mirai have been sold worldwide since December 2014 (mainly in Japan and the…

6 months ago by Mark Kane 29

Chevrolet Spark EV Recalled For Airbag Issue

General Motors is recalling approximately 4 million vehicles, including some 2014-2016 Chevrolet Sparks EVs, to fix a potential airbag issues that’s been linked to at least one death. According to the automakers, there’s a chance that the front air bags in the affected vehicles could enter a test mode and…

12 months ago by Eric Loveday 4

Porsche 918 Spyder Recalled For Seatbelt Problem

Autocar is reporting that all of the Porsche 918 Spyders sold in the U.S. are being recalled due to a seatbelt-related issue. The problem, it seems, is that “incorrect fixing screws” may have been used for the seatbelt mounts and belt reels. Autocar states: “The issue has arisen due to…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 0

2016 Nissan LEAF Recalled Over Airbag Issue

Nissan is recalling approximately 4,300 2016 LEAFs sold in the U.S. due to an airbag-related issue. Nissan says that the airbag recall is due to a supplier error. Apparently, the supplier of the passenger airbag wiring harness manufactured the parts out of specification. This means that the harness could disconnect…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 9

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Ford Focus Electric Recalled Again

The Ford Focus Electric appears to be the most-recalled electric car out there. This latest recall brings the count to four (at least 4 major incidents we believe anyway) for the Focus Electric, just ahead of the Fiat 500e, which recently hit three in late May. The issue, according to Ford,…

1 year ago by Eric Loveday 47