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Friday, November 17, 2017

Are Ford Explorers Leaking Carbon Monoxide into Cabins?


Q: Could your car make you ill?

Have you ever been so tired while driving that you almost nodded off at the wheel? Some reasons for this dangerous behavior might include a long work shift, sleep deprivation, or driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol – – all things within the driver’s control.

But if you are driving certain Ford Explorers, there could be more to it.

Ford Explorer customers, including some police officers, have reportedly complained about "symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning including nausea, headaches and dizziness… and losing consciousness while driving”—issues that have Ford auto defects attorneys and consumers concerned.
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Sunday, November 12, 2017

Volkswagen Gas Leak Concerns Spark Recall


Q: Do older vehicles get recalled?

A new Volkswagen auto recall is coming.

Hot on the heels of a Porsche SUV recall in September for the exact same problems, Volkswagen is reportedly recalling 74,000 model years 2004–2007 Touareg SUVs over gas leak concerns.

Specifically, the affected gasoline-powered SUVs "have fuel filter flanges that can crack and cause gas to leak", sparking concerns over the "trouble" that could be if gas was to leak near "any kind of an ignition source".
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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Burning Issue Sparks Recall of Ram Trucks


Q: Could defective water pump bearings cause a fire?

You often hear the expression "where there is smoke, there is fire”. But in the case of a half million Ram trucks, where there's water, there could be fire as well— at least where there are defective water pump bearings, that is

Fiat Chrysler defects attorneys have learned that the automaker has issued an auto recall of "about 500,000 model years 2013–2017 Ram 2500 and 3500 pick-ups, plus 3500, 4500, and 5500 chassis cabs". The affected 6.
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Friday, October 13, 2017

Two Chrysler Auto Recalls--One Bitty, One Big


Q: How small can an auto recall be?

Pennsylvania and New Jersey Fiat Chrysler auto defects attorneys are talking about a new big minivan and a small SUV auto recall by automaker. (Actually, the small recall is so tiny, that no one is really talking about it.)

Attention American soccer moms and dads – – and everyone else who rocks a mini-van that seats eight people: Fiat Chrysler has recalled nearly 50,000 Pacifica minivans from model year 2017–2018 due to defective seatbelt buckles in the second-row center seating. 

Specifically, Chrysler’s testing determined that "an outboard second-row seat belt buckle could unlatch when the release button on the buckle contacts the buckle of an adjacent occupant". In plain English, that kid in the center seat of the second-row could be in danger of unbuckling if others are seated in the same row.
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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Ford Attorneys Flex Muscle in Limp-Home Throttle Body Lawsuit


Q: Who really pays if an auto recall lawsuit gets dismissed?

While certain of its Ford and Lincoln vehicles allegedly enter "limp-home" mode and power down unexpectedly while traveling at high speeds, Ford attorneys, on the other hand, are anything but wimpy when it comes to defending the automaker in the defective electronic throttle body class-action lawsuit.

Ford defects attorneys following the lawsuit are waiting to see how the court will rule on Ford's motions to dismiss the entire lawsuit or alternatively to dismiss multiple individual claims within it.

In a nutshell, the class-action suit (previously reported on this


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Friday, September 22, 2017

Will Subaru Defense Break the Class Action Windshield Lawsuit?


Q: Should all windshields that break, chip, or crack be considered defective?

Subaru defects attorneys are waiting to see if one woman's hope for a class-action windshield lawsuit against the automaker will be shattered.

After a dealer reportedly refused to repair, under warranty, the cracked windshield in the two-year-old 2015 Subaru Outback she had bought new, the woman filed a class-action suit, alleging “all windshields in all 2015 and 2016 Subaru Outback and Legacy vehicles are defective"– – a tactic Subaru defense attorneys described as “going nuclear" with a


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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Braking System Lawsuit Puts Telsa on Slippery Slope


Q: Are Tesla’s regenerative braking systems dangerous in snowy or icy conditions?

Auto recall claims can cover a wide variety of defects, including braking system defects. Few driving scenarios are more frightening than failing brake systems, except perhaps failing brakes on an icy or snowy road.

Well, that's what one proposed regenerative braking class-action lawsuit against Tesla claims is the case in 2012–2017 Tesla Model S cars and 2016–2017 Tesla Model X SUV's.


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Friday, September 15, 2017

Shocking Jeep Compass Battery Issue Prompts Auto Recall


Q: Did the 2017 Jeep Compass lose its way?

If you are the owner of a new Jeep Compass, you may need direction from an auto recall attorney.

How ironic is the claim that a Compass could allegedly fail to give owners the proper directions?


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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Challenging Transmission Issues Lead to Auto Recall of Dodge Challengers


Q: Why are certain 2017 Dodge Challengers part of an auto recall?

To be “truly” in mechanical PARK… or not to be “truly” in mechanical PARK?  That is the question Dodge Defects Attorneys and some vehicle owners are asking about the 2017 Dodge Challenger.


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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Nissan Versa Airbag Inflator Recall Expected


Q: What is the reason for the alleged upcoming Versa recall?

As we've discussed previously on this blog, the Takata airbag auto recall is the most expensive and farthest reaching auto recall in American history, having already impacted "tens of millions of vehicles from numerous automakers" across the board.


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Monday, August 7, 2017

GM Chevrolet SS Auto Recall: SS is S-Sooo Hard to Steer


Q: Is there another Chevy power-steering auto recall coming?

Breach of warranty auto claims have flooded in complaining about power steering problems and has led to a recall of more than 6,000 model year 2014–2016 Chevy SS cars. Specifically, the owners reported unexpected losses of power steering while driving. A warning light is supposed to illuminate when power steering is lost.


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