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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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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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Ram 1500, 2500, 3500 pickups recalled due to airbag problem: 1 million vehicles affected

2016 Ram 1500Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling more than 1 million Ram pickups from the 2013 to 2016 model years. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that a software glitch could prevent some of the trucks’ airbags and seatbelt pretensioners from deploying during collisions. The software is associated with the occupant restraint…
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