Regional Recalls

Takata Airbag Homepage

June 25, 2014 202-328-7700 NHTSA & Takata Strike Deadly Deal Behind Closed Doors To Limit Airbag Inflator Recall        “Sitting in air conditioned offices away from the sweltering humidity of Washington streets and away from the eyes of public scrutiny, NHTSA and Takata officials reached one of the strangest recall …

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G.M. to Expand Last Year’s Limited Recall of S.U.V.’s

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration persuaded General Motors to recall almost 194,000 more 2005-7 sport utility vehicles for an electrical problem that could cause fires. A similar recall affecting about 278,000 vehicles was issued last year, but only in certain states. G.M. had resisted both recalls, wanting instead to …

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NHTSA Regional Recall Archived Page

    Prepared by the Defect and Recall Information Analysis Division Office of Defects Investigation Safety Assurance National Highway Traffic Safety Administration U.S. Department of Transportation April 2002     DAIMLERCHRYSLER CORPORATION   NHTSA Recall No. 98V005/DaimlerChrysler Recall No. 747 Vehicles:� Jeep 1990-1991 Cherokee, Wrangler, Comanche and 1993 Grand Cherokee …

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Letter to Dr. Runge: The Temporal Recall Problem

  June 21, 2002 Dr. Jeffrey Runge, AdministratorNational Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)400 7th Street SWWashington DC 20590 Dear Dr. Runge: On May 15, CAS wrote you about how outrageous geographic recalls have become when NHTSA says, “It’s not hot in Death Valley and it doesn’t snow hard In Buffalo.” …

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Ford Windstar Rear Axle Failure

After years of stonewalling, Ford has agreed to recall 1998-03 Windstars for rear axle that crack and can break in half.  CAS began receiving complaints in 2008 and brought the failures to NHTSA’s attention.  Yet it was not until after John Arout of Staten Island NY began a campaign for …

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Geographic Recalls Listed by Manufacturer

AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO., INC. NHTSA Recall No. 05V-385/Acura Recall No. P92Vehicles:  2001-02 Acura MDX made from August 2000 through December 2001.Population: 22,861 sport utility vehicles sold or currently registered in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, …

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