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….

2 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…

4 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…

9 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…

10 months 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…

11 months 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,…

11 months ago by Eric Loveday 47