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1.3 million Ford F-150 and Super Duty trucks recalled over door latches

2016 Ford F-150 LimitedFord will recall 1.3 million pickup trucks made between 2015 and 2017 to fix an issue that could prevent their doors from opening or closing correctly in cold weather, the automaker said Wednesday. Affected trucks may have their door latches freeze in cold weather and the automaker says that the doors may appear to be fully closed even though the…
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2017 Jeep Compass named Top Safety Pick by IIHS

2017 Jeep Compass Trailhawk off-road The IIHS said Tuesday that the redesigned 2017 Jeep Compass earned its coveted Top Safety Pick award, albeit with some caveats. To qualify as a Top Safety Pick, the Compass needs to be equipped with an option package that includes some advanced safety tech. MORE: All of the 2017 Top Safety Pick award winners Confusingly, Jeep offered two versions…
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Exploding sunroofs, 2018 Jeep Wrangler, Ikea’s hybrid truck investment: What’s New @ The Car Connection

2002 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sports CoupeMore cars experience exploding glass sunroofs than ever, study finds Glass sunroofs have become an incredibly popular option in recent years for new-car buyers. However, an unusual side effect to their popularity is more prevalent than ever: cases of exploding glass sunroofs have skyrocketed in recent years. California DMV looks to take the driver…
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