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Consumer Protection Under The Song Beverly Consumer Warranty Act

The  Second District  Court of Appeal issued an opinion that vehicle owners may find interesting, as it involves the Song Beverly Consumer Warranty Act and defects that do not substantially impair a vehicle’s use, value or safety.

Kia Stinger And Hyundai Genesis Engine Stall

Drivers of certain 2020-2021 Kia Stinger and 2021 Hyundai Genesis G70 vehicles equipped with 2.0L GDI engines could experience a loss of drive power.

Hyundai Tucson Engine Compartment Fire

Hyundai will be contacting owners of certain 2019-2021 Hyundai Tucson vehicles regarding a problem that could result in an engine compartment fire.

RAM 3500, 4500 & 5500 Oil Leak Fire Risk

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) will be recalling certain 2019-2020 RAM 3500. 4500 and 5500 trucks built with 6.7L Cummins high output engines. The engine calibration software in these vehicles does not provide adequate engine warm up protection.

Honda African Twin Motorcycles Investigated For Stalling Engines

The Office of Defects Investigation (ODI) have opened an investigation into certain 2018-2020 Honda African Twin (CRF 1000-1100) motorcycles, after 26 consumer complaints alleging that a sudden loss of power occurred because of an engine stall.

Ford Edge & Lincoln MKX - Change In Brake Feel & Travel

The owners of certain 2015-2018 Ford Edge and 2016-2018 Lincoln MKX will be contacted by the manufacturer regarding a problem affecting the brakes in their vehicles.

2020 Chevrolet Corvette Safety Problem

General Motors have decided that some 2020 Chevrolet Corvettes fail to conform to interior trunk release safety standards set by the NHTSA.

Honda Odyssey, Passport And Pilot Problems

Honda will be contacting the owners of certain 2018-2021 Odyssey, Passport and Pilot vehicles regarding several recalls affecting doors, the backup camera and the dashboard display. Those receiving notices will be asked to return to their dealerships for

RAM 1500 And ProMaster Airbag Defect

Chrysler (FCA) has identified a problem affecting the airbag safety on certain 2020 RAM 1500 and 2020 RAM ProMaster vehicles. (Vehicles still in dealer inventory are required by Federal law, to have the recall completed before it can be delivered to the

2019-2020 Mercedes Benz AMG Stability Defect

Certain 2019-2020 Mercedes Benz AMG model vehicles could experience a problem with the electronic stability system which could increase the risk of loss of vehicle control. The Electronic Stability Program (ESP) control unit software may not meet safety

Audi A8 And S8 Fire Risk

A problem affecting the engine compartment seal of certain 2013-2018 Audi A8 and 2013-2018 Audi S8 vehicles, will have approximately 13,000 owners returning to their dealerships for repairs.

Previously Repaired RAM Trucks Could Experience Loss Of Steering

Chrysler will be contacting the owners of certain Ram trucks previously repaired under NHTSA Safety Recall 19V-021.

RAV4 Loss Of Steering Assist And Prius Stalling

Certain 2019-2020 Rav4 and 2020 RAV4 Hybrid vehicles equipped with electric power steering (EPS) could experience a loss of power steering assist and some 2013-2015 Prius and 2014-2017 Prius V vehicles could lose power.

2019 Mercedes Benz Metris Vibrations

A small number of 2019 Mercedes Benz Metris vehicles are being recalled by the manufacturer because of a problem with the power train drive shaft. These Metris vans (platform 447 (VS20)) have gasoline engines and automatic transmissions.