Vehicle Fires

Kia models left off recall list also prone to dangerous engine fires

“And it really comes down to the fact that these engines are not good engines across a…

FOX13 Investigates fire problems with some Kia and Hyundai car models

“It really comes down to the fact that these engines are not good engines,” said Michael Brooks…

2 Investigates: Kia models left off recall list also prone to dangerous engine fires

The Center for Auto Safety was the first to petition NHTSA about Kia fire safety dangers. Its…

Electric vehicle owners frustrated by GM’s recall of Chevy Bolt after more than a dozen fires

“Jason Levine, Executive Director of the Center for Auto Safety, said any time cars spontaneously catch on…

8/10/19 RECALL: Hyundai vs. the Center for Auto Safety

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Man Says His Hyundai Caught Fire With Daughters Inside

Jason Tellefsen said he was driving his daughters home from school when he saw smoke coming from…

Questions raised about General Motors, government action in recall over thousands of car fires

DETROIT – Shortly after Elizabeth Berry parked her bright yellow 2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS on the street in front of her family’s home in May 2014, flames engulfed the engine, destroying the car and scorching her mailbox.

“I was hysterical. That was like my third baby,” she says of the car.

Compounding the shock was the fact that five years earlier, Berry had answered a recall notice from General Motors for a repair that was supposed to prevent engine fires.

2 bills to toughen limo rules go to governor – 9/15/13

Four months after a limousine fire on the San Mateo Bridge killed a bride and four other women, a pair of bil