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Hyundai recalls 600,000 U.S. vehicles: Genesis, Sonata, Santa Fe, Santa Fe Sport

2016 Hyundai Santa FeThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration published two large recalls from Hyundai this morning. Combined, they affect nearly 600,000 vehicles registered in the U.S. RECALL #1: 2013-2017 Hyundai Santa Fe, Santa Fe Sport UNITS AFFECTED: 437,400 This recall is the result of a problem with the secondary hood latch (something of a recurring…
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2016-2017 Toyota Tacoma recalled for potential stalling: 32,000 U.S. pickups affected

2016 Toyota Tacoma LimitedToyota has just announced a recall of approximately 32,000 Tacoma pickups from the 2016 and 2017 model years. The recall is limited to trucks equipped with V6 engines. According to Toyota, the crankshaft timing rotor associated with those engines may have been manufactured with too much anti-corrosion coating. As a result, the Tacoma’s crank…
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2012-2014 Volkswagen Passat diesels recalled: 84,000 U.S. vehicles affected

2014 Volkswagen Passat TDIVolkswagen is recalling more than 84,000 Passat diesels from the 2012, 2013, and 2014 model years, but surprisingly, the recall has nothing to do with the cars’ emissions systems. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that the Passat’s heat shields might not do the one job they’re designed to do: protect the underbody from…
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