Ford Motor Company is recalling more than 88,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the engines can stall without warning. The cause of the problem is related to a fuel pump problem. The recall covers certain 2013 through 2015 model year Ford Taurus and Police Interceptor sedans, Ford Flex wagons, Lincoln MKS sedans and Lincoln MKT SUVs. All affected vehicles are equipped with a 3.5-liter... Read more »
Krohn & Moss, Ltd. Consumer Law Center ® has become aware that Ford is recalling about 830,000 vehicles in the U.S. and Mexico because parts in the side door latches can break and the doors can open while the vehicles are moving. The recall covers certain 2013 to 2015 Ford Escape SUVs and C-Max cars, and 2012 to 2015 Focus cars. Also included are 2014 to 2016 Ford Transit Connect vans and... Read more »
Krohn & Moss, Ltd. Consumer Law Center ® has become aware that Toyota is recalling 3.37 million vehicles worldwide over air bag and emissions defects.
The automaker said that welds that connect side curtain air bags could deteriorate over time, causing the devices to inflate without cause. The recall covers Toyota Prius models from 2009 through 2015 and Lexus CT200 models from 2010 through... Read more »
Volkswagen will spend over $15 billion to get hundreds of thousands of its emission-cheating diesel vehicles off of U.S. roads. The settlement is a U.S. auto industry record, but VW still faces criminal charges and various other civil complaints.
More than $10 billion from the settlement funds will be used to buyback affected vehicles and compensate drivers. VW will also pay $2.7 billion to... Read more »
Ford Motor Co. is recalling nearly 1.9 million vehicles in North America to replace defective passenger side front airbags. The recall is part of a nationwide expansion of a current recall of the Japanese supplier Takata Corp.’s airbags, and is the largest recall in U.S. history. The vehicles affected in the expanded Ford recall are the 2007-2010 Ford Edge, 2006-2011 Ford Fusion, 2005-2011 Ford... Read more »
Krohn & Moss, Ltd. Consumer Law Center ® has become aware of new developments in the Takata Corp. defective air bag recall. U.S. auto safety regulators are in talks with Takata to add tens of millions of air bag inflators to what already is the biggest auto recall in American history.
The government's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants the Japanese company to agree to a... Read more »
Tesla announced it will recall 2,700 Model X SUVs in the United States due to a faulty locking hinge in the third row seats which increases the risk the seats could fall forward during a crash. The recall affects all Model X SUVs built before March 26, 2016 and is the first recall for the Model X since Tesla began deliveries of the luxury electric SUV in September. The recall was announced after... Read more »
135,000 VW Touaregs and -Porsche Cayennes, model years 2011-2016, are being recalled because some of the vehicles may have defective brakes that may drastically affect drivers’ ability to slow their vehicles, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced. According to the NHTSA, the issue involves the brake pedal pivot pin, which may be missing a certain piece, allowing... Read more »
Krohn & Moss, Ltd. Consumer Law Center ® has become aware of a major automotive recall regarding automotive airbags. General Motors is recalling about 200,000 Saab and Saturn cars in the U.S. and Canada to replace the Takata driver's air bag inflators. The move is part of a broader recall of over 5 million vehicles announced last month by U.S. safety regulators.
Takata inflators can explode... Read more »
General Motors, LLC is recalling more than 473,000 trucks and SUVs because the brake pedals can come loose and fail to work properly. The recall affects certain 2015 and 2016 Chevrolet Silverado HD, GMC Sierra HD and Chevrolet Tahoe police vehicles.
GM says a nut on the brake pedal pivot mechanism can come loose, causing the pedal to loosen and possibly become inoperative. GM stated it has no... Read more »
Krohn & Moss, Ltd. Consumer Law Center® was founded in 1995 by principal attorneys, Adam J. Krohn and Gregory H. Moss, with the goal of providing affordable, effective legal representation to those who have been victims of defective cars, trucks and consumer products. Originally founded in Illinois, our firm's uncanny success has helped us in expanding our efforts on a nationwide basis. Today, we assist consumers throughout the co...