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Ford recalls pickups and SUVs due to faulty side impact sensors
Ford recalls pickups and SUVs due to faulty side impact sensors

On August 5th, the issue of the side impact pressure sensor module was brought to the attention of Ford for review. The supplier, Canadian Veoneer, notified FoMoCo of sensor damage discovered during a technical inspection. Given these circumstances, Ford and the supplier decided to revisit the assembly process after discovering that the tip of the… More

Honda recalls new Odyssey
Honda recalls new Odyssey

Previously, minivans were recalled due to electric sliding doors that could open while driving and a faulty rear-view camera. Odyssey is now being recalled for another inconsistency, in which the tire supplier took the blame. According to a notice filed by Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, at least 7,739 tires are believed to have been produced… More

Volvo recalls 460,000 cars worldwide
Volvo recalls 460,000 cars worldwide

According to published data, Volvo has announced the recall of more than 460,000 older Volvo S60 and Volvo S80 sedans. Malfunctioning airbags on the driver’s side reportedly caused the campaign. Interestingly, the “symptoms” of the malfunction are very similar to those that caused the scandal with the airbags manufactured by the Japanese company Takata, but… More

MINI found unusual problems with turn signals (video)
MINI found unusual problems with turn signals (video)

As our colleagues from Jalopnik write, the whole point is that when the MINI driver turns on the left turn signal, it forms an arrow (a kind of style in the spirit of the British flag) pointing to the right, and vice versa. The MINI press service assured that turn signals are unlikely to confuse… More

Mustang Mach-E sent for repair
Mustang Mach-E sent for repair

The 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E has been recalled twice due to improper windshield and panoramic sunroof attachment. More than 31 thousand electric cars fall under the service campaign. The problem with 17,692 Ford Mustang E-Machs is that their windshields are not fixed according to the rules. The glass roof panels of 13,544 cars were improperly… More

Toyota conducts a large-scale recall of hybrids
Toyota conducts a large-scale recall of hybrids

The Japanese concern Toyota Motor decided to recall more than 110 thousand vehicles in the domestic market due to a malfunction in the hybrid power plant. The company said that 38 models, including the Prius, fell under the recall campaign. A total of 111,842 vehicles produced between April and August 2021 are subject to repair…. More

Japanese quality? Nissan announced the recall of the new Pathfinder
Japanese quality? Nissan announced the recall of the new Pathfinder

It’s only been a few months since the launch of the 2022 Nissan Pathfinder and the recall of the new SUV has already been announced. It is reported that some Pathfinder vehicles may have been manufactured with insufficient welds on the optional bonnet latch retainer. In this case, the retaining bracket may move and cause… More