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Honda, Nissan and Toyota in massive recall

HONG KONG (CNNMoney)A number of automakers — including Japanese leaders Honda and Toyota — are recalling around 3.4 million cars due to airbag defects.Toyota said it was recalling 1.7 million cars around the world, including some popular Corolla, Matrix and Tundra models. Nissan recalled around 480,000 cars, while Mazda added …

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BMW Recalls More Than 500,000 Cars for Cable Problem

An investigation by the Canadian automotive safety agency, Transport Canada, led BMW to recall almost 505,000 vehicles in the United States for a possible loss of electrical power that could cause the engine to stall. The recall covers the 2008–12 1 Series; the 2007–11 3 Series and the 2009–11 Z4, …

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16.2 Million Vehicles Recalled in 2012, Safety Agency Says

A total of 16.2 million vehicles were recalled last year, with slightly more than half made by Toyota and Honda, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said on Thursday. Toyota had 12 recalls covering 5.3 million vehicles, more than the three domestic automakers combined. The recalls included the automaker’s Scion …

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Honda Recalling 807,000 S.U.V.’s and Minivans

Honda is recalling 807,000 utility vehicles and minivans because of a defect that could allow the vehicles to roll away, the automaker said in a news release. The recall covers the 2003-4 Honda Pilot and Odyssey and the 2003-6 Acura MDX. There are 259,000 Pilots, 318,000 Odysseys and 230,000 MDXs …

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What’s Hidden Under The Hood?

MIAMI (CBSMiami) — You like the way it looks and even haggle on the price, but that used car that you’re thinking of buying may have a hidden hazard that can’t find under the hood and no one is required to tell you. A charred, burnt out shell is all …

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Ford Recalling 73,000 Escapes and 15,800 Fusions

For the third time this year, Ford is recalling vehicles with its 1.6-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder engines, citing a fire hazard. The action covers about 65,000 2013 Escapes and almost 15,000 2013 Ford Fusions in the United States, according to a document the automaker filed on Friday with the National Highway Traffic …

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Mazda Follows Ford With Recall of Tributes

Mazda says it is recalling about 217,500 Tributes from the 2001-6 model years as well as some from 2008 to fix a problem with the cruise control cable that could lead to unintended acceleration. The recall is related to Ford’s recall Thursday of about 421,000 Escapes from the model years …

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