Latest Automotive Safety Recalls

© General Motors2015-17 Cadillac Escalade; 2014-18 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra; 2015-18 Chevrolet Suburban, Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Yukon
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 3,456,111
Report Date: September 6, 2019
Issue: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Cadillac Escalade, 2014-2018 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra, 2015-2018 Chevrolet Suburban, Tahoe, GMC Yukon vehicles. The amount of vacuum created by the vacuum pump may decrease over time. As the vacuum level drops, the brake assist decreases, increasing braking effort, extending the distance required to stop the vehicle, thereby increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: GM will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the Electronic Brake Control Module, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-630-2438, Cadillac customer service at 1-800-458-8006 or GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM’s number for this recall is N192268490.

© General Motors2019 Chevrolet Express, GMC Savana
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 91,399
Report Date: September 6, 2019
Issue: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2019 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana vehicles. The seatbelt-unfastened warning light will not illuminate for approximately five seconds after the ignition is moved to the “on” or “start” position. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, “Occupant Crash Protection.” Without the seatbelt warning reminder, the driver may forget to fasten the seatbelt, increasing the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Solution: GM will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the instrument panel cluster, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-630-2438 or GMC customer service at 1-800-462-8782. GM’s number for this recall is N192264500.

© General Motors2020 Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 3,420
Report Date: September 6, 2019
Issue: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2020 Buick Enclave and Chevrolet Traverse vehicles. The right-hand frame rail in the engine compartment may be cracked. A crack in the frame rail may reduce crash performance, increasing the risk of an injury.
Solution: GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, replace the vehicle, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact Chevrolet customer service at 1-800-630-2438 or Buick customer service at 1-800-521-7300. GM’s number for this recall is N192268310.

© General Motors2018 Chevrolet Malibu
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 177,276
Report Date: September 6, 2019
Issue: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2018 Chevrolet Malibu vehicles equipped with 1.5L turbo engines. An error in the Engine Control Module (ECM) software may result in the fuel injectors being disabled. Disabled fuel injectors would prevent the engine from starting and may cause a stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: GM will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the ECM software, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-630-2438. GM’s number for this recall is N192221960.

© Ford Motor Company2018-20 Ford F Series, 2018-20 Ford Explorer, 2019-20 Ford Expedition; 2020 Lincoln Aviator
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 482,520
Report Date: August 28, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2018-2020 F-150 and 2019-2020 F-250, F-350, F-450, and F-550 Super Duty pickup trucks, and 2018-2019 Ford Explorer and 2019-2020 Expedition vehicles equipped with driver and/or passenger’s manual front seat back recliner mechanisms. Also included are certain 2020 Ford Explorer and Lincoln Aviator vehicles equipped with rear outboard seats and manual seat back recliner mechanisms. The recliner mechanisms may be missing the third pawl required for seat back strength, resulting in a loose seat back. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) numbers 202, “Head Restraints” and 207, “Seating Systems.” A seat back with an improperly assembled recliner mechanism may have reduced strength and may not adequately restrain an occupant in a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and Ford and Lincoln dealers will inspect the seat structure and replace them, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 7, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19C07.

© Toyota Motor Sales2003-08 Toyota Corolla, 2005-08 Toyota Matrix, Pontiac Vibe
Manufacturer: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Number of vehicles affected: 219,000
Report Date: August 28, 2019
Issue: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2003-2008 Corolla, 2005-2008 Corolla Matrix, and Pontiac Vibe vehicles equipped with a front passenger air bag assembly replaced under a prior recall. The air bag may not unfold as designed during inflation under high temperature conditions, possibly resulting in the air bag not inflating properly. An improperly inflated airbag increases the risk of injury during a crash.
Solution: Toyota will notify their owners. Pontiac Vibe owners will be notified by GM. Dealers will replace the front passenger air bag assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 25, 2019 for Toyota owners.
Contact: Toyota owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371. Toyota’s numbers for this recall are K1Q and K0Q. Pontiac owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-762-2737. GM’s number for this recall is N192273760.

© Volkswagen of America2015-19 Volkswagen GTI, Golf; 2012-19 Volkswagen Beetle; 2011-18 Volkswagen Jetta
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 679,027
Report Date: August 22, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2015-2019 GTI, 2015-2016 and 2018-2019 Golf, 2012-2019 Beetle and Beetle Convertible, 2017-2019 Golf SportWagen and 2011-2018 Jetta vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission, manual handbrake and keyless entry. A build-up of silicate on the shift lever micro switch contacts may enable the key to be removed from the ignition when the transmission shift lever is not in “Park.” Removing the key while the shift lever is in a position other than “Park” increases the risk of an unintended vehicle rollaway that may result in personal injury or a crash.
Solution: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install an additional switch and circuit board, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 11, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 37M2.

© McLaren2018-19 McLaren Senna
Manufacturer: McLaren Automotive
Number of vehicles affected: 129
Report Date: August 21, 2019
Issue: McLaren Automotive Incorporated (McLaren) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Senna vehicles. The engine harness may contact a metal link pipe heat shield, chafing the harness over time, potentially damaging the wires. Damaged wires may cause a sudden reduction in engine power or an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: McLaren will notify owners, and dealers will reroute the engine harness, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact McLaren’s Client Services department at (855) 202-8815 or clientservicesna@mclaren.com.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 403
Report Date: August 21, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan vehicles. The brake lights may not be bright enough. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.” Without a sufficient level of brightness from the brake lights, the vehicle may have reduced visibility to other drivers when braking, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars will notify owners, and Rolls-Royce Motor Car dealers will update the brake light software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 14, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Customer Relations and Services at 1-866-230-4956 or at customer.relations@rolls-roycemotorcarsna.com.

© Mercedes-Benz USA2019 Mercedes-Benz CLS
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA
Number of vehicles affected: 3,257
Report Date: August 16, 2019
Issue: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2019 CLS 450 Coupe and CLS 450 Coupe 4MATIC vehicles equipped with 6-cylinder gasoline engines. The electrical line that supplies power to the engine coolant pump may contact the engine fan and chafe, possibly causing a malfunction of the coolant pump or a deactivation of the 48V on-board electrical system. A malfunctioning engine coolant pump can increase coolant temperatures, possibly leading to an engine stall. Deactivation of the 48V on-board electrical system can cause the vehicle to not restart after using the ECO start/stop function or “Glide” mode. Either of these scenarios can increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the coolant pump electrical line for damage, repairing it and rerouting it as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 15, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2018 Land Rover Range Rover, Range Rover Sport
Manufacturer: Jaguar Land Rover North America
Number of vehicles affected: 14,277
Report Date: August 15, 2019
Issue: Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Land Rover) is recalling certain 2018 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport vehicles equipped with Continental Surround Camera Systems. The back-up camera system may fail to display the rearview image when the vehicle is in reverse. Failure to display the rearview image will reduce the driver’s visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the infotainment system display and camera software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 14, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover’s number for this recall is N367.

© BMW USA2019 BMW i3, i8
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 139
Report Date: August 14, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 i3 BEV, i3 REx, and i8 vehicles. A circuit board problem within the Electric Motor Electronics (EME) module may shutdown the supply of high-voltage electrical power. A shut down of high-voltage electrical power would result in a loss of propulsion, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the EME module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 7, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

© Kia Motors America2020 Kia Telluride
Manufacturer: Kia Motors America
Number of vehicles affected: 30,168
Report Date: August 13, 2019
Issue: Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2020 Telluride vehicles. The seat belt assemblies in the front passenger, second, and/or third row seats may not tightly secure a child restraint system in the event of a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, “Occupant Crash Protection.” If a child is not properly secured, there is an increased risk of injury to the occupant in a crash.
Solution: Kia will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles and replace any incorrect seat belt assemblies, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 30, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia’s number for this recall is SC181.

© Ford Motor Company2015 Ford Fusion, Lincoln MKZ
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 103,374
Report Date: August 12, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2015 Fusion and Lincoln MKZ vehicles. In the event of a crash, heat from the deployment of a seat belt pretensioner may cause a front seat belt anchor cable to fail. A failed seat belt anchor cable cannot properly restrain the front seat occupants, increasing their risk of injury.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will apply a protective coating to the seat belt cable, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 9, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S25.

© Mercedes-Benz USA2020 Mercedes-Benz GLE
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA
Number of vehicles affected: 17,755
Report Date: August 12, 2019
Issue: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2020 GLE350, GLE350 4MATIC, and GLE450 4MATIC vehicles. The air conditioner drain hoses may have been incorrectly installed, causing water to drain from the air conditioner into the passenger compartment. If a significant volume of water enters the driver and passenger side foot wells, it might cause corrosion and/or short circuits to the electrical components in the area, increasing the risk of fire. In addition, the emergency call (eCall) feature may be disabled; the vehicle may not be able to be unlocked and/or started; and the engine limp-home mode might be activated during driving. These features increase the risk of an injury or crash.
Solution: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and correct the air conditioner drain hoses, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 8, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

© Mercedes-Benz USA2018-19 Mercedes-Benz GLA
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA
Number of vehicles affected: 3,435
Report Date: August 12, 2019
Issue: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2018-2019 GLA250 and GLA250 4MATIC vehicles. The left anchor plate of the rear middle seatbelt may be loose. The seatbelt for a passenger seated in the rear middle seating position might not be properly secured, which could increase the risk of an injury in the event of a crash.
Solution: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the left anchor plate of the rear middle seatbelt, correcting its installation as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 8, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

© Mercedes-Benz USA2018-19 Mercedes-Benz C-Class
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA
Number of vehicles affected: 26,584
Report Date: August 12, 2019
Issue: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2018-2019 C300, C300 4MATIC, and C43 AMG 4MATIC vehicles. The mounting bracket for the 12-volt battery may not be secured. This may allow the battery to shift, possibly disconnecting the terminals in the event of a crash. Loss of power from the battery can impair post-crash functions, such as communicating with emergency services and activating hazard lights. The battery may also detach and become a road hazard. Either of these scenarios can increase the risk of injury.
Solution: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the battery mounting bracket, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 8, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

© BMW USA2008-12 BMW 1 Series
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 41,981
Report Date: August 6, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2008-2012 BMW 128i, 135i, 135is Coupes and 128i, 135i Convertible vehicles. The wiring and electrical connectors in the blower-regulator wiring harness may overheat. Wiring that overheats could cause the electrical connectors to melt, and increase the risk of a fire, even when the vehicle is unattended.
Solution: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the blower-regulator wiring harness, and replace it with a new part, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 27, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

© Toyota Motor Sales USA2019 Toyota RAV4
Manufacturer: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Number of vehicles affected: 14,215
Report Date: August 6, 2019
Issue: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2019 RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid vehicles. Due to a damaged electrical connector, the back-up camera may not activate when the vehicle is in reverse. As such, these vehicles fail to comply to Federal Motor Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 111, “Rearview Mirrors.” If the backup camera system does not activate and the driver does not check his/her surroundings while reversing, there is an increased risk of a crash.
Solution: Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the back-up camera system and replace the audio display unit, if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 23, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371. Toyota’s number for this recall is K0N.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2020 Ford Explorer, Lincoln Aviator
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 13,896
Report Date: August 5, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2020 Explorer and Lincoln Aviator vehicles. The Manual Park Release (MPR) cover may not be installed. In addition, the vehicles may be in Factory Mode, which disables warning alerts and does not display the transmission gear selected. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) numbers 114, “Theft Prevention” and 102, “Trans Shift Lever Seq/Starter Interlock/Trans Braking Effect.” Without the cover, the MPR lever may be unintentionally moved, allowing the vehicle to roll away. Being in Factory Mode, the vehicle will not display warnings and/or gear selection on the instrument cluster. Both conditions increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, install a MPR cover. Dealers will verify the instrument cluster is not in Factory Mode and clear any fault codes, free of charge. The recall began August 23, 2019
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19C06.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019 Mazda Mazda3
Manufacturer: Mazda North America Operations
Number of vehicles affected: 22,571
Report Date: July 29, 2019
Issue: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2019 Mazda3 vehicles equipped with manual dimming mirrors. The adhesive between the interior rearview mirror and the housing may not be properly bonded, allowing the mirror to detach from the housing. Note: Vehicles equipped with auto dimming mirrors are not affected by this recall. Rearward visibility will be reduced without the rearview mirror, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the interior rearview mirror assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 30, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3919G.

© FCA US2018-19 Alfa Romeo Giulia, Stelvio
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 21,915
Report Date: July 25, 2019
Issue: Alfa Romeo (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Giulia and Stelvio vehicles. The Body Control Module (BCM) may indicate an inaccurate fuel level that displays higher than the actual amount. The vehicle may be operated without enough fuel in the tank causing a stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Alfa Romeo will notify owners, and dealers will update the BCM software, free of charge. The recall began August 12, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Alfa Romeo customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Alfa Romeo’s number for this recall is V84.

© Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc.2019 Lexus LS, LC, ES, UX; 2019 Toyota Prius, RAV4; 2020 Toyota Prius Prime, Corolla
Manufacturer: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Number of vehicles affected: 6,925
Report Date: July 24, 2019
Issue: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2019 Lexus LS500, LC500, ES300h, UX250h, LS500h, Toyota Prius, RAV4 HV, 2019-2020 Toyota Prius Prime, and 2020 Corolla HV vehicles. The brake booster pump may fail causing a deactivation of the Vehicle Stability Control system and a loss of braking assist. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 126, “Electronic Stability Control Systems.” Deactivation of the vehicle stability control system or a loss of braking assist increases the risk of a crash.
Solution: Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the brake booster pump, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 9, 2019.
Contact: Toyota owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371 and Lexus owners may contact Lexus customer service at 1-800-255-3987. Toyota’s numbers for this recall are K1L/K0L. Lexus’ numbers for this recall are K2F/KLF.

© Audi of America2018 Audi S5, A5; 2017-18 Audi A4
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 144,092
Report Date: July 24, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2018 Audi S5 Cabriolet, S5 Sportback, S5 Coupe, S4 Sedan, A5 Cabriolet, A5 Sportback and A5 Coupe and 2017-2018 A4 Sedan and A4 Allroad vehicles. Oxidation on the Passenger Occupant Detection System (PODS) connecting cable may cause the software to misdiagnose a malfunction and disable the passenger air bag. A disabled passenger air bag increases the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Solution: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will update the air bag control unit software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 15, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Audi’s number for this recall is 74D9.

© Kia Motors America2019 Kia Optima
Manufacturer: Kia Motors America
Number of vehicles affected: 11,423
Report Date: July 19, 2019
Issue: Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2019 Optima vehicles equipped with Gamma 1.6L Turbo-GDI or Theta II 2.0L Turbo-GDI engines. A software error in the Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA) system may cause the braking assist function to not engage when a stationary vehicle is detected. Improper intervention of the Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist can increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Kia will notify owners, and dealers will update the FCA software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 27, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia’s number for this recall is SC179.

© Genesis2018 Genesis G80, 2017-18 Genesis G90
Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 8,059
Report Date: July 19, 2019
Issue: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2018 Genesis G80 and 2017-2018 Genesis G90 vehicles equipped with 3.3 liter turbocharged engines. The turbocharger oil supply pipe may have a loose seal, causing oil to leak onto the exhaust manifold. Oil leaking onto the exhaust manifold increases the risk of fire.
Solution: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the turbocharger oil supply pipe, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 6, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 003G.

© Volkswagen of America, Inc.2015-16 Volkswagen Tiguan, CC
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 27,822
Report Date: July 17, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Tiguan and CC vehicles. The air bag Electronic Control Unit (ECU) may have a defective power supply capacitor that can result in air bag deactivation or inadvertent deployment of the air bags. Deactivated air bags increases the risk of injury. Inadvertent deployment of the air bags increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will install new software and replace the air bag ECU as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 13, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 69Z5.

© Porsche Cars North America2016-17 Porsche 911, Boxster; 2016 Porsche Panamera, Cayman
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America
Number of vehicles affected: 7,517
Report Date: July 17, 2019
Issue: Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2016-2017 911 and Boxster, 2016 Cayman and Panamera vehicles. The air bag Electronic Control Unit (ECU) may have a defective power supply capacitor that can result in air bag deactivation or inadvertent deployment of the air bags. Deactivated air bags increase the risk of injury. Inadvertent deployment of the air bags increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will install new software and replace the air bag ECU as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 15, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AKB4.

© Maserati2019 Maserati Levante
Manufacturer: Maserati North America
Number of vehicles affected: 427
Report Date: July 11, 2019
Issue: Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain 2019 Levante vehicles equipped with full LED headlights with Adaptive Front Lighting System (AFLS). The headlights may be misadjusted above the maximum height allowed, possibly impairing other driver’s visibility on the roadway. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.” Affecting the visibility of oncoming traffic can increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will adjust the headlights, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 26, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati’s number for this recall is 387.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019 Subaru Ascent
Manufacturer: Subaru of America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 166
Report Date: July 10, 2019
Issue: Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 Ascent vehicles. The center support bolts for the driveshaft may loosen, possibly resulting in the front portion of the driveshaft disconnecting. If the front end of the driveshaft separates, it can increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driveshaft assembly, including the center support brace, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 26, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is WUI-94.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019 Ford Ranger
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 7,579
Report Date: July 10, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2019 Ford Ranger vehicles with a SuperCab body style. The front passenger seat belt may have been improperly assembled. Improperly assembled seat belts may not adequately restrain occupants in a crash, increasing their risk of injury.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, if necessary, replace the right front seat belt assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 29, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S23.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019 Mazda Mazda3
Manufacturer: Mazda North America Operations
Number of vehicles affected: 9,430
Report Date: July 5, 2019
Issue: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2019 Mazda3 vehicles. The seat cover material on both front seats may interfere with the head restraint lock release button, causing it to stick in the release position and not allow the head restraint to lock into place. Loose head restraints may increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Solution: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will install spacers at the bottom of the lock release buttons on both front seat head restraints, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin September 3, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3819F.

© Ford Motor Company2012, 2017 Ford Focus; 2013-14 Ford Focus ST
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 57,488
Report Date: July 5, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2012 and 2017 Focus vehicles equipped with 2.0L GDI gasoline engines and 2013-2014 Focus ST vehicles equipped with 2.0L GTDI engines, previously recalled under 18V-735. The affected vehicles did not have the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) updated as intended. Therefore, the Canister Purge Valve (CPV) may malfunction, possibly causing excessive vacuum in the fuel vapor management system. The excessive vacuum may result in an engine stall while driving, without warning and without the ability to restart the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the Powertrain Control Module. Dealers will also check for fault codes and replace the CPV as needed. If the CPV is replaced, dealers will inspect and replace the carbon canister, fuel tank and fuel delivery module as necessary. The recall is expected to begin July 29, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S22.

2009-14 Acura TSX, 2010-13 Acura ZDX, 2008-12 Honda Accord, 2006-15 Honda Crosstour, 2006-11 Honda Civic, 2007-11 Honda CR-V, 2009-14 Honda Fit, 2009-15 Honda Pilot
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 9,566
Report Date: June 27, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2009-2014 Acura TSX, 2011-2014 TSX Sport Wagon, 2010-2013 ZDX, 2008-2012 Honda Accord, 2010-2011 Accord Crosstour, 2006-2011 Civic and Civic Hybrid, 2008-2010 Civic GX NGV, 2012-2015 Crosstour, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2009-2013 Fit, 2014 Fit EV, 2010-2014 Insight, and 2009-2015 Pilot vehicles. The vehicles are equipped with passenger frontal air bag inflators assembled as a recall remedy part or replacement service part, that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling. An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 12, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s numbers for this recall are F5F and Q5E.

© American Honda Motors2003-06 Acura MDX, 2005-12 Acura RL, 2003-07 Honda Accord, 2001-05 Honda Civic, 2002-06 Honda CR-V, 2002-11 Honda Element, 2007-08 Honda Fit, 2002-04 Honda Odyssey, 2003-08 Honda Pilot, 2006-14 Honda Ridgeline
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 1,657,813
Report Date: June 27, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2003-2006 Acura MDX, 2005-2012 RL, 2003-2007 Honda Accord, 2001-2005 Civic, 2003-2005 Civic Hybrid, 2001-2005 Civic GX NGV, 2002-2006 CR-V, 2003-2011 Element, 2007-2008 Fit, 2002-2004 Odyssey, 2003-2008 Pilot, and 2006-2014 Ridgeline vehicles. The vehicles are equipped with passenger frontal air bag inflators assembled as a recall remedy part or replacement service part, that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling. An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal airbag inflator, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 12, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s numbers for this recall are E5D and X5C.

© American Honda Motors2003 Acura CL, 2002-03 Acura TL, 2003-06 Acura MDX, 2001-07 Honda Accord, 2001-05 Honda Civic, 2003-11 Honda Element, 2002-04 Honda Odyssey, 2003-08 Honda Pilot, 2006 Honda Ridgeline
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 13,577
Report Date: June 27, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2003 Acura 3.2CL, 2002-2003 3.2TL, 2003-2006 MDX, 2001-2007 Honda Accord, 2001-2005 Civic, 2003-2005 Civic Hybrid, 2001-2005 Civic GX NGV, 2002-2006 CR-V, 2003-2011 Element, 2002-2004 Odyssey, 2003-2008 Pilot and 2006 Ridgeline vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with driver frontal air bag inflators assembled as a recall remedy part or replacement service part, that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling. An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal airbag inflator, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 12, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s numbers for this recall are Q5A and Y58.

© Mazda North America2018-19 Mazda CX-5, Mazda Mazda6; 2019 Mazda Mazda3
Manufacturer: Mazda North America Operations
Number of vehicles affected: 262,220
Report Date: June 27, 2019
Issue: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2018-2019 CX-5, Mazda6, and 2019 Mazda3 vehicles. A software error in the powertrain control module (PCM) may cause the engine to stall. An unexpected stall increases the risk of a crash.
Solution: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the PCM software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on or before August 26, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3719F.

© Subaru of America2019 Subaru Legacy, Outback
Manufacturer: Subaru of America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 2,107
Report Date: June 26, 2019
Issue: Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 Legacy and Outback vehicles. Spot welds located on the duct below the cowl panel may have been improperly applied, impacting the vehicle’s body strength. In the event of a crash, the reduced strength of the vehicle body may increase the risk of injury.
Solution: Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles and repair or repurchase the vehicle, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 26, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is WUH-93.

© BMW North American2009-12 BMW 3 Series, 2008-12 BMW M3
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 16,641
Report Date: June 19, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2009 328i and 328xi, 2009-2011 335d, 2008-2012 M3 Coupe and M3 Convertible, and 2008-2011 M3 Sedan vehicles. The connection of the positive battery cable at the fuse box terminal may degrade, resulting in an intermittent loss of electrical power. A loss of electrical power can cause the vehicle to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace and secure the positive battery cable connector, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 12, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417. Note: This recall is an expansion of a previous recall, number 18V-314.

© Audi of America2015-16 Audi S3, 2015-19 Audi A3, 2017-19 Audi RS3
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 138,896
Report Date: June 19, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Audi S3 Sedan, 2015-2019 A3 Sedan and A3 Cabriolet, 2016-2018 A3 e-tron, and 2017-2019 RS3 vehicles. An improper electrical contact may cause the Passenger Occupant Detection System (PODS) to falsely detect a malfunction and deactivate the passenger air bag. A deactivated passenger air bag increases the risk of injury during a crash
Solution: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the connector and reroute the cable, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 18, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi’s number for this recall is 69Z4.

FCA US2015-18 Maserati GranTurismo
Manufacturer: Maserati North America
Number of vehicles affected: 739
Report Date: June 14, 2019
Issue: Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Granturismo and 2016-2018 Granturismo Convertible vehicles. The air bag Electronic Control Unit (ECU) may have a defective power supply capacitor that can cause a deactivation or inadvertent deployment of the air bag. A deactivated air bag may increase the risk of injury. An inadvertent deployment of the air bag increases the risk of a crash.
Solution: Maserati will notify owners, and dealers will replace the air bag ECU, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 30, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Maserati customer service at 1-877-696-2737. Maserati’s number for this recall is 386.

© FCA US2019 Jeep Cherokee
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 41,169
Report Date: June 13, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Cherokee vehicles. The impact and acceleration sensors may fail and reduce the air bag system’s ability to properly detect certain crash events. In the event of a crash, the inability to properly detect a crash may result in improper air bag deployment, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected sensors, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 2, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V63.

© FCA US2014 Jeep Cherokee
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 81,165
Report Date: June 13, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2014 Jeep Cherokee vehicles equipped with 3.2L engines. In the event that a clutch becomes stuck in the transmission, the transmission software may shift the transmission to neutral. An unexpected shift to neutral would result in a loss of drive, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the transmission software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 2, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V69.

© Porsche Cars North America2003-10 Porsche Cayenne, 2010-16 Porsche Panamera
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America
Number of vehicles affected: 99,665
Report Date: June 12, 2019
Issue: Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2003-2006 Cayenne S, Cayenne Turbo, 2004-2010 Cayenne, 2006 Cayenne Turbo S, 2010-2016 Panamera S, Panamera 4 S, Panamera Turbo, 2011-2016 Panamera, Panamera 4, 2012-2013 Panamera Turbo S, 2013-2016 Panamera 4 GTS, 2014-2016 Panamera 4 S Executive, Panamera Turbo Executive, Panamera Turbo S G1 II, Panamera Turbo S Executive, 2013 Panamera 4 Platinum Edition, Panamera Platinum Edition, 2016 Panamera 4 Edition, Panamera Edition, Panamera Turbo S Executive Luxury Sports vehicles. The bushing that attaches the gear selector lever to the gearbox may degrade over time, causing the bushing to detach. This condition could allow the driver to move the shift lever to Park and remove the ignition key, while the transmission may not be in Park, with no warning message or audible chime. If the vehicle is exited without the transmission being in Park and without the parking brake being applied, the vehicle may unexpectedly move, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will replace the shifter cable bushing, free of charge. Owners are instructed to use the parking brake until their vehicle is repaired. The recall is expected to begin August 11, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AKB1.

© Ford Motor Company2011-17 Ford Explorer
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 1,194,173
Report Date: June 10, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2011-2017 Explorer vehicles. The rear suspension toe links may fracture due to stress on the rear suspension. A fractured rear toe link will cause a sudden change in vehicle handling and increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear suspension toe links, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 24, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S17.

© Audi AG2019 Audi e-tron
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 1,646
Report Date: June 10, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2019 Audi e-tron vehicles. Moisture can enter the high-voltage battery system through a faulty seal on the charging socket. Moisture in the high-voltage system can cause a short-circuit, increasing the risk of fire. If warning lights appear along with the message “Electrical system: fault,” immediately stop driving the vehicle, park outdoors away from structures, and do not charge the vehicle. Owners should contact Audi Roadside Assistance at 1-800-411-9988 to have the vehicle towed.
Solution: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will install a new seal and, as necessary, replace the affected system components, free of charge. Notices informing owners of the safety risk are expected to be mailed in June 2019. Remedy parts are expected to become available in August 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Audi’s customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi’s number for this recall is 93E8.

© Ford Motor Company2013 Ford F-150
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 107,857
Report Date: June 10, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2013 F-150 vehicles equipped with 5.0L or 6.2L gasoline engines, that previously had the powertrain control module (PCM) software reprogrammed under recall 19V-075. The software used to reprogram the PCM did not have the necessary updates to prevent the transmission from unexpectedly downshifting into first gear, regardless of vehicle speed. Unexpectedly downshifting into first gear may result in a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the powertrain control module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 24, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S19.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019 Mazda Mazda3
Manufacturer: Mazda North America Operations
Number of vehicles affected: 25,003
Report Date: June 7, 2019
Issue: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2019 Mazda3 vehicles. The lug nuts on all four wheels may loosen, potentially resulting in a wheel detaching from the vehicle. A wheel separating from the vehicle increases the risk of a crash.
Solution: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will tighten the front and rear wheel lug nuts to the correct specification, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on or before August 6, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, Option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3519F.

© American Honda Motors2016-19 Acura ILX
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 49,898
Report Date: June 6, 2019
Issue: Acura (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2016-2019 Acura ILX vehicles. Excessive grease may prevent the set-ring on the half shaft from fully engaging, allowing the driveshaft to separate from the half shaft. A separated driveshaft can cause the vehicle to have a loss of drive or allow the vehicle to move even while in Park, increasing the risk of a crash or injury.
Solution: Acura will notify owners, and dealers will inspect, and, as necessary, replace the driveshaft and half shaft, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 29, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Acura customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Acura’s number for this recall is G54.

© Jaguar Land Rover2020 Range Rover Evoque
Manufacturer: Jaguar Land Rover North America
Number of vehicles affected: 2,200
Report Date: June 6, 2019
Issue: Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Land Rover) is recalling certain 2020 Range Rover Evoque vehicles. The fuse for the front and rear windshield washer system may fail and reduce driver visibility. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 104, “Windshield Wiping and Washing Systems.” The driver’s reduce visibility can increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuse for the front and rear washer systems, free of charge. In addition, the Engine Junction Box lid will be replaced and an owner’s manual insert will be added with the updated fuse rating information. The recall is expected to begin August 2, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover’s number for this recall is N341.

© Audi of America2018-19 Audi Q5, SQ5
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 126,175
Report Date: June 5, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Audi Q5 and SQ5 vehicles. The wheel arch cover trim may loosen and detach. The detached trim may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will secure the wheel arch trim with an additional screw and nut, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 2, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volkswagen customer at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 66K6.

© Ferrari S.p.A2018 Ferrari 488 Spider, 488 Pista; 2015 Ferrari 458 Speciale; 2016-18 Ferrari 488 GTB; 2015-17 Ferrari F12; 2016-18 Ferrari California T
Manufacturer: Ferrari North America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 893
Report Date: June 4, 2019
Issue: Ferrari North America, Inc. (Ferrari) is recalling certain 2018 488 Spider, 488 Pista, 2015 458 Speciale A, 2016-2018 488 GTB, 2015-2017 F12 Berlinetta, 2016 F12 tdf, and 2016-2018 Carlifornia T vehicles. The air bag Electronic Control Unit (ECU) may malfunction, possibly causing the non-deployment or improper deployment of the air bags and/or seat belt pretensioners. In the event of a crash, air bags and/or seat belt pretensioners that do not deploy as intended can increase the risk of injury.
Solution: Ferrari will notify owners, and dealers will replace the air bag ECU, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin August 7, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ferrari customer service at 1-201-816-2668. Ferrari’s number for this recall is 70.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019-20 Ram 1500
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 295,981
Report Date: May 31, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Ram 1500 vehicles. The flash memory of the Occupant Restraint Controller (ORC) may become corrupted, disabling the vehicle’s air bags and seat belt pretensioners. Disabled air bags and seat belt pretensioners increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the ORC or replace it as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 20, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s numbers for this recall are V61 and V71.

2013-16 Land Rover Range Rover, Range Rover Sport
Manufacturer: Jaguar Land Rover North America
Number of vehicles affected: 65,385
Report Date: May 24, 2019
Issue: Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Land Rover) is recalling certain 2013-2016 Ranger Rover and 2014-2016 Range Rover Sport vehicles. Due to a problem with the Keyless Vehicle Latching System (KV Latch), the doors may appear to be closed but may be unlatched. An unlatched door may open while the vehicle is in motion, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will inspect for any issues with the KV system, disabling the KV mechanisms if necessary, and update the KV Latch software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 19, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover’s number for this recall is N335.

© Audi AG2016-18 Audi Q3
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 23,241
Report Date: May 23, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Audi Q3 vehicles equipped with LED headlights. An inoperable front turn signal may not illuminate an indicator, failing to alert the driver to the issue. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.” Without an indicator informing the driver of an inoperable turn signal, the driver may turn or change lanes without a signal, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Audi will notify owners, and dealers will update the body control module (BCM), free of charge. The recall began June 21, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi’s number for this recall is 97DK.

© BMW North America2019 BMW X7
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 1,822
Report Date: May 23, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019 X7 xDrive40i and X7 xDrive50i vehicles. The driver and passenger head air bags may not have been properly aligned with the trim during installation. The head air bags may be impaired during deployment, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, reinstall the head air bags, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 15, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

© Volkswagen of America2012-20 Volkswagen Passat, 2018-19 Volkswagen Atlas
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 662,185
Report Date: May 22, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2012-2020 Volkswagen Passat and 2018-2019 Atlas vehicles. The blocking cap disabling the adjustment of the headlight’s horizontal aim may not have been installed. As such, these vehicles fail to conform to Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment.” Without the blocking cap, the headlight aim can be adjusted out of specification, reducing visibility and increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, block the headlight horizontal adjustment, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on July 10, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 94L9.

© American Honda Motor Co., Inc.2019 Honda CR-V
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 118,598
Report Date: May 21, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2019 CR-V vehicles. The metal core of the steering wheel may have burrs which can damage the harnesses routed within, potentially disabling the driver’s air bag or causing it to deploy without warning. In the event of a crash, a disabled air bag would increase the risk of injury. An uncommanded deployment of the driver’s air bag also increases the risk of injury and a crash.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will install a protective cover on the steering wheel core and replace clockspring and the harnesses within, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 8, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s number for this recall is R4S.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2018 Mazda CX-9
Manufacturer: Mazda North America Operations
Number of vehicles affected: 7,854
Report Date: May 20, 2019
Issue: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2018 CX-9 vehicles. The wiring harness may disrupt electrical communications and disable the passenger frontal air bag, turn signals, and/or engine starting system. The passenger frontal air bag may not deploy, increasing the risk of injury. Inoperable turn signals prevent the driver from signaling to other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will repair the wiring harnesses, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on or before July 29, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, Option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3419E.

© American Honda Motors2009-14 Acura TSX, TSX Sport Wagon; 2010-12 Acura ZDX; 2008-12 Honda Accord; 2006-11 Honda Civic; 2012-14 Honda Crosstour; 2007-11 Honda CR-V; 2009-13 Honda Fit; 2010-13 Honda Insight; 2009-15 Honda Pilot
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 19,086
Report Date: May 16, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2009-2014 Acura TSX, 2011-2013 TSX Sport Wagon, and 2010-2012 ZDX and 2008-2012 Honda Accord, 2010-2011 Accord Crosstour, 2006-2011 Civic, Civic Hybrid and Civic NGV, 2012-2014 Crosstour, 2007-2011 CR-V, 2009-2013 Fit, 2010-2013 Insight, and 2009-2015 Pilot vehicles. The front passenger air bag inflator may have been installed incorrectly during replacement. An incorrectly installed air bag inflator may not properly deploy the passenger frontal air bag in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the inflator installation and, if necessary, replace the passenger frontal air bag module assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 28, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s numbers for this recall are M4O, P4R, T4Q, and W4P.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019 Mazda Mazda3
Manufacturer: Mazda North America Operations
Number of vehicles affected: 17,016
Report Date: May 14, 2019
Issue: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2019 Mazda3 vehicles. Due to incorrect programing, the passenger air bag deactivation indicator light may erroneously turn off although the passenger air bag is deactivated. In addition, the seat belt status indicators for both the front passenger seat and/or rear seats may erroneously turn off although the front passenger and/or rear seat belts are unfastened. Incorrect indicator warning lights may lead the driver and/or passengers to be unaware of deactivated air bags or unfastened seat belts, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger air bag/seat belt status indicator assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 13, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, Option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3319E.

© Ford Motor Company2013-16 Ford Fusion
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 259,182
Report Date: May 13, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2013-2016 Fusion vehicles equipped with 2.5 liter engines. The bushing that attaches the transmission shifter cable to the transmission may degrade over time and cause the bushing to detach from the transmission. The condition could allow the driver to move the shift lever to Park and remove the ignition key, while the transmission may not be in Park, with no warning message or audible chime. If the vehicle is exited without the transmission being in Park and without the parking brake being applied, the vehicle may unexpectedly move, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: The remedy for this recall is still under development. The recall is expected to begin May 28, 2019. Note: Owners are directed to use the parking brake until the recall remedy repairs can be made.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S16.

© BMW AG2019-20 BMW 2 Series, M2, 4 Series, M4; 2019 BMW 3 Series Sportwagon
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 5,079
Report Date: May 9, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2019-2020 230i, 230i xDrive, M240i, M240i xDrive, M2 Competition Coupe, 430i, 430i xDrive, 440i, 440i xDrive, M4, and 2019 330i xDrive Sportswagon vehicles. The driver and passenger knee air bag assemblies may have been improperly folded and assembled. An improperly folded and assembled air bag may not deploy as intended, increasing risk of injury.
Solution: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the knee air bag modules, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 2, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

© Jaguar Land Rover North America2019-20 Jaguar I-PACE
Manufacturer: Jaguar Land Rover North America
Number of vehicles affected: 3,083
Report Date: May 9, 2019
Issue: Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Jaguar) is recalling certain 2019-2020 I-PACE vehicles. If the electrical regenerative brake system fails, there will be an increased delay between when the driver brakes and when the vehicle decelerates. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 135, “Light Vehicle Brake Systems.” A delay in deceleration, increases the distance needed to stop and the risk of a crash.
Solution: Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will update the software to reduce the delay, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin July 1, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Jaguar customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Jaguar’s number for this recall is H213.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2016-17 Land Rover Range Rover, Range Rover Sport
Manufacturer: Jaguar Land Rover North America
Number of vehicles affected: 16,186
Report Date: May 9, 2019
Issue: Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Land Rover) is recalling certain 2016-2017 Range Rover and Range Rover Sport vehicles. The driver’s seat belt Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) may not lock as designed. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 209, “Seat Belt Assemblies.” If the driver brakes prior to a crash, the ELR will not lock at the correct g-force level, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver’s seat belt assembly, free of charge. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk will be mailed July 1, 2019. Owners will receive a second notice when the remedy becomes available.
Contact: Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover’s number for this recall is N333.

© BMW of North America2016-19 BMW X1
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 106,182
Report Date: May 9, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2016-2019 X1 sDrive28i and X1 xDrive28i vehicles. In the event of a crash where the occupants head contacts the B-pillar, the pillar may not absorb an adequate amount of the impact. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 201, “Occupant Protection in Interior Impact.” In the event of a crash, the insufficient impact absorption can increase the risk of injury.
Solution: The remedy for this recall is still under development. The recall is expected to begin July 2, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

© FCA US LLC2017-19 Chrysler Pacifica
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 198,731
Report Date: May 9, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Pacifica vehicles equipped with engine stop/start systems. A loose battery ground connection may result in an intermittent loss of power steering assist and/or a stall. A loss of power steering assist or a stall can increase the risk of crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the battery ground surfaces, clean the contact surfaces as needed, and properly reassemble the ground connection, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 28, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US’ number for this recall is V53.

© FCA US2015-18 Ram 1500, 2500, 3500
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 410,351
Report Date: May 9, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 pickup trucks equipped with an 8 foot truck bed and a power locking tailgate. Chrysler is also recalling all 2018 Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 pickup trucks built before April 1, 2018 that are equipped with a power locking tailgate. The tailgate actuator limiter tab may fracture and cause the tailgate to unlatch and open while driving. If the tailgate opens while the vehicle is being driven, cargo may fall out the vehicle and create a road hazard, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will repair the tailgate latch, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 28, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact FCA US customer service at 1-800-853-1403. FCA US’s number for this recall is V44.

© Suzuki2010-13 Suzuki Kizashi
Manufacturer: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 21,052
Report Date: May 2, 2019
Issue: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling 2010-2013 Kizashi vehicles. The front passenger seat Occupant Classification System (OCS) may misclassify an adult occupant as child and deactivate the front air bag. The deactivated front air bag will not deploy in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: The remedy for this recall is still under development. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact Suzuki customer service at 1-800-934-0934. Suzuki’s number for this recall is C5.

© Mitsubishi Motors2017-18 Mitsubishi Mirage
Manufacturer: Mitsubishi Motors North America
Number of vehicles affected: 26,016
Report Date: April 26, 2019
Issue: Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Mirage G4 vehicles. The internal acceleration sensor in the Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Electronic Control Unit (ECU) can misinterpret vibrations, such as from poor road conditions or a flat tire, as a malfunction and disable all the vehicle’s air bags. Air bags that do not deploy increase the risk of injury in a crash.
Solution: MMNA notified owners, and dealers will reprogram the SRS-ECU software, free of charge. The recall began May 24, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact MMNA customer service at 1-888-648-7820. MMNA’s number for this recall is SR-19-001.

© Volvo Cars North America2019 Volvo S60
Manufacturer: Volvo Cars USA
Number of vehicles affected: 8,266
Report Date: April 25, 2019
Issue: Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain 2019 S60 vehicles. The rear suspension toe link flange lock nuts may not have been properly tightened, possibly resulting in a sudden change in vehicle handling. A sudden change in vehicle handling can increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the rear toe link flange bolts and lock nuts, replacing them if necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 21, 2019.
Contact: Owner’s my contact Volvo Customer Service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo’s number for this recall is R19938.

© Jaguar Land Rover2014-15 Jaguar F-TYPE
Manufacturer: Jaguar Land Rover North America
Number of vehicles affected: 7,060
Report Date: April 25, 2019
Issue: Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Jaguar Land Rover) is recalling certain 2014-2015 Jaguar F-TYPE vehicles previously remedied under Recall 14V-714. The seatbelt harness connector which connects the Seatbelt Tension Sensor (STS) to the Occupant Classification Sensor Control Module (OCSCM) may not have been correctly wired. As a result, the Restraint Control Module (RCM) may not accurately detect if an adult or child is occupying the seat. In the event of a crash necessitating air bag deployment, an incorrect classification may result in the passenger frontal air bag deploying even if there is a child in the front passenger seat, increasing their risk of injury.
Solution: Jaguar will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the seat belt assembly and repair the seatbelt tension sensor harness as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 21, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Jaguar customer service at 1-800-452-4827. Jaguar’s number for this recall is H208.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2018-19 Ram 1500
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 10,160
Report Date: April 25, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Ram 1500 pickup trucks. The rear driveshaft may have an incomplete weld fusion between the tube and tube yoke, which may lead to weld cracking or the driveshaft fracturing. A fractured rear driveshaft could detach from the vehicle and become a road hazard, or it may result in a loss of drive power, both of which can increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: FCA US will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear driveshaft, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 15, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact FCA US customer service at 1-800-853-1403. The FCA US recall number is V48.

© Mazda North America Operations2011-13 Mazda Mazda6
Manufacturer: Mazda North America Operations
Number of vehicles affected: 49,339
Report Date: April 25, 2019
Issue: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2011-2013 Mazda6 vehicles sold, or ever registered in Connecticut, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland,Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin. The front cross member may corrode after exposure to road salt. Corrosion may weaken the mounting point for the passenger side lower control arm, unexpectedly changing the steering alignment and increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the cross member and either install a side member and drain hose and apply wax to protect from rust or install a drain hose and an improved front cross member, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 24, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500 Option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 2818I.

© General Motors2017-19 Chevrolet Silverado 2500, 3500; GMC Sierra 2500, 3500
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 324,226
Report Date: April 25, 2019
Issue: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 4500, 5500 and 6500 vehicles and 2017-2019 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 and 3500 vehicles and GMC Sierra 2500 and 3500 vehicles equipped with Duramax 6.6 liter diesel engines and an optional engine-block heater. The engine block heater cord or the terminals that connect the heater cord to the block heater may short circuit and fail. A short-circuit may damage the engine components and increase the risk of fire.
Solution: The remedy for this recall is still under development. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-586-596-1733. GM’s number for this recall is N182206310.

© Porsche Cars North America2010-16 Porsche Panamera
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America
Number of vehicles affected: 33,206
Report Date: April 24, 2019
Issue: Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2010-2016 Panamera 4S and Panamera S, 2011-2016 Panamera, Panamera 4 and Panamera Turbo, 2012-2016 Panamera Turbo S and Panamera S E-Hybrid, 2013-2016 Panamera GTS, 2013 Panamera Platinum Edition and Panamera 4 Platinum Edition, 2014-2016 Panamera 4S Executive, Panamera Turbo Executive and Panamera Turbo S Executive, 2015 Panamera Diesel and 2016 Panamera 4 Edition, Panamera Edition and Panamera Turbo S Exclusive Series vehicles. Water may enter the A/C blower control unit, causing an electrical short circuit. An electrical short increases the risk of fire.
Solution: Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will add a relay harness to the A/C blower control unit and reseal it to prevent water from leaking in, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 23, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AKA7. Note: Porsche recommends that owners park their vehicle outdoors until the recall remedy has been performed.

© Toyota Motor Sales USA2015-17 Toyota Yaris
Manufacturer: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing
Number of vehicles affected: 43,221
Report Date: April 23, 2019
Issue: Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Yaris vehicles. The wire harnesses for the side air bag sensors located within the front doors may crack and corrode, possibly causing the non-deployment or improper deployment of the front seat side air bags and the curtain shield air bags. In the event of a crash, front seat side air bags and curtain shield air bags that do not deploy as intended can increase the risk of injury.
Solution: Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will replace the wire harness assembly in the front doors, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 10, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Toyota customer service at 1-888-270-9371. Toyota’s number for this recall is K1F/K0F.

© American Honda Motors2017-18 Honda Clarity Fuel Cell
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 1,082
Report Date: April 18, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Clarity Fuel Cell vehicles. Internal components may corrode and cause the water pump to fail. A failure of the water pump can cause the vehicle to stall, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the water pump, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 10, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s number for this recall is L4N.

© Mercedes-Benz USA2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA
Number of vehicles affected: 1,051
Report Date: April 18, 2019
Issue: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2019 A220 and A220 4MATIC vehicles. Due to improper welding, the pedal plate may bend, impairing the operation of the brake pedal. Impaired operation of the brake pedal may increase the risk of crash.
Solution: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the welding of the brake pedal, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 19, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

© Audi AG2018-19 Audi Q5, SQ5
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 12,645
Report Date: April 18, 2018
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Audi Q5 and SQ5 vehicles. The brake master cylinder casting may be too short. A short casting can cause a sudden loss of brakes, increasing the risk of crash. The electronic parking brake and its emergency brake function are not affected and will still function.
Solution: Audi has notified owners, and dealers will inspect the brake master cylinder, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began May 3, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi’s number for this recall is 47O9.

© General Motors2017-19 Chevrolet Trax
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 112,958
Report Date: April 18, 2019
Issue: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Chevrolet Trax vehicles. A joint in one or both of the front lower-control arms may have been improperly welded. An improperly welded joint may break, resulting in the partial separation of the lower-control arm from the vehicle. A partial separation of the lower-control arm from the vehicle could cause the attached front wheel to toe outward, impacting the vehicle’s handling and steering and increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the left and right front lower-control arms, replacing them as necessary, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-222-1020. GM’s number for this recall is A182202370.

© Hyundai Motors America2019 Hyundai Veloster
Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 12,438
Report Date: April 17, 2019
Issue: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2019 Veloster vehicles. In certain side impact crashes, the driver’s door latch housing and locking cable can become damaged, allowing the driver’s side door to open. The door opening could result in occupant ejection or increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Solution: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver’s side door latch assembly and lower channel, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 14, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 183.

© Volvo AG2016 Volvo XC90
Manufacturer: Volvo Cars USA
Number of vehicles affected: 34,006
Report Date: April 17, 2019
Issue: Volvo Cars of N.A., LLC (Volvo Cars) is recalling certain 2016 XC90 vehicles. Exposure to heat and humidity may cause the engine coolant bleeder hose to crack, resulting in a coolant leak. If the coolant leak goes unnoticed, coolant may accumulate in the catalytic converter heat shield insulation and catch fire when the vehicle is stationary, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Volvo Cars will notify owners, and dealers will replace the engine side coolant bleeder hose, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 14, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo’s number for this recall is R29936.

© American Honda Motors2018-19 Honda Odyssey
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 50,504
Report Date: April 12, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Odyssey vehicles. Loose battery terminal connections or a degraded battery may cause the Transmission Control Unit (TCU) to unexpectedly reboot. Upon rebooting, the TCU may shift the transmission to the “Park” position, possibly damaging the parking rod. A damaged parking rod can allow the vehicle to roll when parked, increasing the risk of a crash or injury.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will ensure the battery terminal connections are secure and will update the TCU software, free of charge. Additionally, the parking rod effectiveness will be checked. The recall is expected to begin June 1, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s numbers for this recall are Z4J, Y4K.

© American Honda Motor Co., Inc.2018-19 Acura MDX, 2019 Acura RLX, TLX; 2018-19 Honda Pilot, 2019 Honda Odyssey, Ridgeline
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 93,946
Report Date: April 12, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Acura MDX and Honda Pilot vehicles and 2019 Acura RLX, RLX Sport Hybrid, TLX and Honda Odyssey and Ridgeline vehicles. The timing belt teeth may separate from the belt. Teeth separation from the timing belt may result in an engine stall, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicle and replace any affected timing belt free of charge. Vehicles receiving a replacement timing belt will also have the engine inspected and any damaged components will be replaced for free. The recall is expected to begin June 1, 2019.
Contact: Honda owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s number for this recall is L4M. Acura owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Acura’s number for this recall is Z4L.

© FCA US LLC2013-16 Dodge Dart
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 298,439
Report Date: April 11, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2013-2016 Dodge Dart vehicles equipped with 6-speed automatic transmissions. The shifter cable bushing may fail allowing the shift cable to detach from the transmission. If the shifter cable detaches from the transmission, the vehicle may not perform the shifts performed by the driver. Additionally, despite selecting PARK with the shifter, the vehicle may roll away. These scenarios may increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the transmission side shifter cable bushing, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on May 31, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V34.

© FCA US2019 Jeep Renegade, 2019 Fiat 500X
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 25,004
Report Date: April 10, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Jeep Renegade and Fiat 500X vehicles. Incorrect software may cause the occupant restraint controller (ORC) module to disable certain passive safety features. Deactivated passive safety features can increase the risk of injury in the event of a crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the ORC module software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 30, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler’s customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V42.

© Ford Motor Company2015-19 Ford F-150, 2017-19 Ford F-Series Super Duty
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 131,068
Report Date: April 8, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2015-2019 Ford F-150 and 2017-2019 Ford F-250 Super Duty, F-350 Super Duty, F-450 Super Duty, and F-550 Super Duty pick-up trucks equipped with an engine block heater and previously remedied under recall 18V894. During the previous repair, the block heater cable’s splice connector may have been damaged. A damaged cable could cause a resistive short, increasing the risk of overheated or melted wiring, increasing the risk of a fire.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will disable the engine block heater from being used. When replacement cables become available, a second notice will be mailed and dealers will replace the engine block heater cord, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 22, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S11.

© BMW of North America2006 BMW 3 Series, 5 Series, Z4
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 184,505
Report Date: April 4, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2006 525i, 525xi, 530i, 530xi, 530xi Sports Wagon, 325i, 325xi, 325xi Sports Wagon, 330i, 330xi, Z4 3.0i and Z4 3.0si vehicles. The heater for the positive crankcase ventilation (PCV) valve may short circuit. An electrical short can cause the parts within the PCV valve to melt, increasing the risk of a fire, even when the vehicle is not in use.
Solution: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the PCV valve heater, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 28, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417. Note: This recall is an expansion to recall 17V-683.

© Mazda North American Operations2016-18 Mazda Mazda3
Manufacturer: Mazda North America Operations
Number of vehicles affected: 187,798
Report Date: April 4, 2019
Issue: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Mazda3 vehicles. A defective windshield wiper relay may cause the windshield wipers to become inoperative, reducing the driver’s visibility. Reduced visibility while driving can increase the risk of crash.
Solution: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front body control module with a new module which uses an improved wiper relay design, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 3, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3219D.

© Lotus2017-18 Lotus Evora
Manufacturer: Lotus Cars Limited
Number of vehicles affected: 425
Report Date: April 2, 2019
Issue: Lotus Cars USA, Inc. (Lotus) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Evora vehicles. The toe board in the passenger footwell lacks stiffness, allowing the knee of an unbelted occupant to contact the rigid structure of the vehicle, in the event of a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 208, “Occupant Crash Protection.” In the event of a crash, if the occupant’s knee contacts the rigid structure, there may be an increased risk of injury.
Solution: Lotus will notify owners, and dealers will replace the toe board with a new design to provide the appropriate stiffness, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact Lotus customer service at 1-800-245-6887. Lotus’ number for this recall is 2019/01R.

© American Honda Motors2014-19 Acura MDX
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 322,897
Report Date: March 28, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2014-2019 Acura MDX and 2017-2019 Acura MDX Sport Hybrid vehicles. Moisture may enter the tailgate lid lights, possibly causing a loss of the tailgate lid lights and the taillights. Loss of the taillights reduces the vehicle’s visibility, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Acura will notify owners, and dealers will modify the tailgate lid lights and install updated gaskets and a wiring sub-harness or will replace both tailgate lid lights. The repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on April 29, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Acura customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Acura’s number for this recall is M49.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2018-19 Volvo XC60, S90
Manufacturer: Volvo Cars USA
Number of vehicles affected: 2,297
Report Date: March 20, 2019
Issue: Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain 2018-2019 XC60 and S90 vehicles. The driver and passenger front seat rail rear flange nuts may not have been installed during assembly. If the nuts are missing, in the event of a crash, the front seat structure and position may be affected, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Volvo will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the front seat rails for missing flange nuts, installing them as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo’s number for this recall is R19931.

© Hyundai Motor America2013 Hyundai Veloster
Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 16,487
Report Date: March 14, 2019
Issue: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2013 Veloster vehicles that are equipped with 1.6 liter turbo engines. The engine management software may cause premature ignition (pre-ignition) of the air/fuel mixture in the engine. The resulting excessive cylinder pressure may damage the engine. Engine damage can increase the risk of a fire or cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will update the engine management software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin May 13, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 182.

© Suzuki2010-13 Suzuki Kizashi, 2006-13 Suzuki Grand Vitara
Manufacturer: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 31,302
Report Date: March 7, 2019
Issue: Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. (Suzuki) is recalling certain 2010-2013 Kizashi and 2006-2013 Grand Vitara vehicles. The front passenger leather seat may shrink due to high humidity and high temperature. As a result, the occupant classification system (OCS) sensor mat may not accurately detect if an adult or child is occupying the seat. In the event of a crash necessitating airbag deployment, an incorrect classification may result in the passenger frontal air bag deploying even if there is a child in the front passenger seat, increasing their risk of injury.
Solution: Suzuki will notify owners, and dealers will replace the seat bottom cushion, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule.
Contact: Owners may contact Suzuki customer service at 1-800-934-0934. Suzuki’s numbers for this recall are 4011 and 4012.

© Volkswagen of America, Inc.2017-19 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen, 2019 Volkswagen Jetta, 2015-19 Volkswagen Golf, 2018-19 Volkswagen Tiguan
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 56,173
Report Date: March 6, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Golf Sportwagen, 2019 Jetta, 2015-2019 Golf, and 2018-2019 Tiguan vehicles. The rear coil springs may prematurely fracture. If a coil spring fractures while driving, it may damage a rear tire causing a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rear axle coil springs, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 19, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 42J5.

© American Honda Motor Co., Inc.2003 Acura CL, 2013-16 Acura ILX, 2003-06 Aura MDX, 2007-16 Acura RDX, 2002-06 Acura TL, 2009-14 Acura TL, 2010-14 Acura ZDX, 2001-07 Honda Accord, 2009 Honda Accord, 2001-05 Honda Civic, 2002-07 Honda CR-V, 2010-11 Honda CR-V, 2003-11 Honda Element, 2007 Honda Fit, 2002-04 Honda Odyssey, 2003-08 Honda Pilot, 2006-14 Honda Ridgeline
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 1,108,939
Report Date: March 6, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling specific 2003 Acura 3.2CL, 2013-2016 ILX, 2013-2014 ILX Hybrid, 2003-2006 MDX, 2007-2016 RDX, 2002-2003 3.2TL, 2004-2006, and 2009-2014 TL, 2010-2013 ZDX and 2001-2007 and 2009 Honda Accord, 2001-2005 Civic, 2003-2005 Civic Hybrid, 2001-2005 Civic GX NGV, 2002-2007 and 2010-2011 CR-V, 2003-2011 Element, 2007 Fit, 2002-2004 Odyssey, 2003-2008 Pilot, and 2006-2014 Ridgeline vehicles. The affected vehicles received a replacement driver air bag inflator as part of a previous Takata inflator recall remedy or a replacement driver air bag module containing the same inflator type as a service part. Due to a manufacturing error, in the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver frontal air bag, these inflators may explode. An explosion of an inflator within the driver frontal air bag module may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver, front seat passenger or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver’s air bag inflator with an alternate inflator, free of charge. Owners will be notified of the recall beginning on April 17, 2019, however, dealers are ready to begin repairs immediately.
Contact: Honda owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Honda’s number for this recall is O41. Acura owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Acura’s number for this recall is U40.

© FCA US2018-19 Alfa Romeo Stelvio, 2017-19 Alfa Romeo Giulia
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 19,114
Report Date: March 1, 2019
Issue: FCA US LLC (Alfa Romeo) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio and 2017-2019 Giulia vehicles. The Brake System Module (BSM) software may prevent the driver from disabling the Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) after the traction control system detects a specific wheel slip. The driver’s inability to deactivate the ACC can increase the risk of crash.
Solution: Alfa Romeo has notified owners, and dealers will update the BSM software, free of charge. The recall began March 25, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Alfa Romeo customer service 1-800-853-1403. The Alfa Romeo number for this recall is V27.

© FCA US LLC2018 Chrysler Pacifica, Pacifica Hybrid
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 47,771
Report Date: February 28, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2018 Chrysler Pacifica and Pacifica hybrid vehicles. The right front lower control arm may separate from the steering knuckle. A control arm separation could increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the right front knuckle and lower control arm for damage, replacing the components as necessary. The right front lower control arm knuckle pinch bolt will be replaced with a larger-diameter pinch bolt. These repairs will be performed free of charge.
Contact: The recall is expected to begin April 19, 2019. Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V15.

© Subaru of America2014-16 Subaru Forester, 2008-16 Subaru Impreza, 2008-14 Subaru WRX, 2013-17 Subaru Crosstrek
Manufacturer: Subaru of America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 1,303,530
Report Date: February 28, 2019
Issue: Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2014-2016 Forester, 2008-2016 Impreza sedans, 2012-2016 Impreza station wagons, 2008-2014 WRX sedans (including STI), and 2013-2017 Crosstrek vehicles. Exposure to certain contaminants may cause the brake light switch to malfunction, preventing the brake lights from illuminating and also preventing keyless ignition vehicles from starting and CVT/automatic transmissions from being able to be shifted out of Park. Brake lights that do not illuminate properly will not alert other drivers that the vehicle is slowing or stopping, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the brake light switch, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 29, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-800-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is WUE-90.

© Mercedes-Benz USA2017-18 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA
Number of vehicles affected: 22,637
Report Date: February 26, 2019
Issue: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (Mercedes) is recalling certain 2017-2018 Mercedes-Benz C300 Cabriolet, C300 Coupe, AMG C43 Coupe, C300 4MATIC Cabriolet, C300 4MATIC Coupe, AMG C43 Cabriolet, AMG C63 Cabriolet, AMG C63 Coupe, AMG C63 S Cabriolet and AMG C63 S Coupe vehicles and 2018 Mercedes-Benz E400 Coupe, E400 Cabriolet, E400 4MATIC Cabriolet and E400 4MATIC Coupe vehicles. The seatbacks of the front seats may not properly lock on the right side of the seat. If the seatback does not properly lock, in the event of a crash, the seatbacks may fold forward, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Mercedes will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the locking of the seatback on the affected vehicles and replace the seatback lock, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 26, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mercedes-Benz customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

© Kia Motors America2012-16 Kia Soul
Manufacturer: Kia Motors America
Number of vehicles affected: 378,967
Report Date: February 22, 2019
Issue: Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2012-2016 Kia Soul vehicles equipped with 1.6L Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI) engines. High exhaust gas temperatures may damage the catalytic converter, possibly resulting in abnormal engine combustion and damage to one or more of the engine’s pistons and possible piston connecting rod failure. Piston damage may result in an engine stall, increasing the risk of crash. A broken connecting rod may puncture the engine block allowing engine oil to escape. The leaking oil may contact the exhaust, increasing the risk of a fire.
Solution: Kia will notify owners, and dealers will upgrade the Catalytic Overheating Protection Engine Control Unit logic to prevent overheating of the catalytic converter. In addition, the catalytic converter will also be replaced if it has been damaged. Depending on the extent of any damage, the engine may also be replaced, free of charge.
Contact: Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia’s number for this recall is SC176.

© Porsche Cars North America2018 Porsche Panamera, 2019 Porsche Cayenne
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America
Number of vehicles affected: 14,110
Report Date: February 20, 2019
Issue: Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2018 Panamera 4 Executive, Panamera 4S Sport Turismo, Panamera 4 Hybrid, Panamera 4 Hybrid Executive, Panamera 4 Hybrid Sport Turismo, Panamera Turbo Sport Turismo, Panamera Turbo S Hybrid Executive, Panamera Turbo S Hybrid, Panamera 4 Sport Turismo and Panamera Turbo S Hybrid Sport Turismo vehicles, 2017-2018 Panamera, Panamera 4, Panamera Turbo Executive, Panamera 4S, Panamera Turbo and Panamera 4S Executive vehicles and 2019 Cayenne S and Cayenne vehicles. The instrument cluster may not provide a visual warning when the brake pads are worn out. As a result, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 135, “Light vehicle brake systems.” If the driver is not alerted when brake pads are worn out, the driver may lose control of the vehicle while attempting to brake, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument cluster software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 21, 2019
Contact: Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AKA1/AKA0.

© Porsche Cars North America2017-19 Porsche 718 Boxster, Cayman
Manufacturer: Porsche Cars North America
Number of vehicles affected: 14,388
Report Date: February 20, 2019
Issue: Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (Porsche) is recalling certain 2017-2019 718 Boxster, 718 Boxster S, 718 Cayman and 718 Cayman S vehicles and 2018-2019 718 Boxster GTS and 2018-2019 718 Cayman GTS vehicles. In the event of a crash, a crossmember may detach from the luggage compartment bracket, possibly causing a fuel leak. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of fire.
Solution: Porsche will notify owners, and dealers will secure the crossmember with additional rivets, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 21, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Porsche customer service at 1-800-767-7243. Porsche’s number for this recall is AKA3.

© Kia Motors America2015-18 Kia Sedona
Manufacturer: Kia Motors America
Number of vehicles affected: 94,389
Report Date: February 19, 2019
Issue: Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2015-2018 Sedona vehicles equipped with manually-adjusted front passenger seats. Over time, the Occupant Detection System (ODS) wiring harness located underneath the front passenger seat may break from the seat being occupied. If a child is in a child seat in the front seat, a broken ODS wiring harness will not prevent the front passenger air bag from deploying in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury to the child.
Solution: Kia will notify owners, and dealers will remove the wire harness clip to prevent the wiring harness from breaking. If the harness is found damaged, the front passenger seat cushion will be replaced. These repairs will be performed free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 19, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia’s number for this recall is SC175.

© Ford Motor Company2019 Ford Fusion Energi
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 2,108
Report Date: February 15, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2019 Fusion Energi Hybrid models. The affected vehicles may not adequately protect against direct and indirect contact of high voltage sources during normal operation. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 305, “Electric-Powered Vehicles: Electrolyte spillage and electrical shock protection.” Potential contact with high voltage sources increases the risk of injury.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will install a Bus Electrical Center (BEC) cover over the high voltage fuses, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 1, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19C05.

© Kia Motors America2011-12 Kia Sportage
Manufacturer: Kia Motors America
Number of vehicles affected: 32,296
Report Date: February 15, 2019
Issue: Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain 2011-2012 Kia Sportage vehicles. The engine oil pan may leak and, if not addressed, the loss of oil may result in engine damage. A damaged engine can increase the risk of a fire or it can cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: The remedy for this recall is still under development. Kia will notify owners beginning April 10,2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Kia customer service at 1-800-333-4542. Kia’s number for this recall is SC174.

© Ferrari S.p.A2017 Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta; 2018-19 Ferrari 488 GTB, GTC4 Lusso, 488 Spider, 812 Superfast; 2019 488 Pista
Manufacturer: Ferrari North America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 2,150
Report Date: February 14, 2019
Issue: Ferrari North America, Inc. (Ferrari) is recalling certain 2017 LaFerrari Aperta, 2018-2019 488 GTB, GTC4Lusso T, GTC4Lusso, 488 Spider, 812 Superfast, and 2019 488 Pista vehicles. The fuel vapor separator may crack and allow fuel to leak. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source may increase the risk of fire.
Solution: Ferrari will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel vapor separator, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 14, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ferrari customer service at 1-201-816-2668. Ferrari’s number for this recall is 69.

© Ferrari S.p.A2017-19 Ferrari GTC4 Lusso
Manufacturer: Ferrari North America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 582
Report Date: February 14, 2019
Issue: Ferrari North America, Inc. (Ferrari) is recalling certain 2017-2019 GTC4Lusso and 2018-2019 GTC4Lusso T vehicles. Tension on the door lock mechanism may result in the vehicle’s door being unable to be opened by using the external door handle. If a door cannot be opened with the external handle in the case of an emergency, it can increase the risk of injury for the driver or passengers.
Solution: Ferrari will notify owners, and dealers will install new door locks and cables, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 14, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ferrari customer service at 1-201-816-2668. Ferrari’s number for this recall is 67.

© Audi AG2018 Audi A3, RS3
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 3,326
Report Date: February 13, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2018 Audi A3 sedan and RS3 vehicles. The latching pins for the center rear seat head restraint may be missing. In the event of a crash, the head restraint may detach and cause injury to the vehicle occupants.
Solution: Audi has notified owners, and dealers will inspect the head restraints, replacing any that are missing pins, free of charge. The recall began on March 7, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi’s number for this recall is 72I8.

© Volkswagen of America2019 Volkswagen Beetle
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 4,064
Report Date: February 13, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2019 Beetle and Beetle Convertible vehicles. The instrument cluster may not provide a visual warning when a brake system failure is detected. As a result, the vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 135, “Light vehicle brake systems” and number 101, “Controls and displays.” If the driver is not alerted when there is a problem with brakes, the driver may lose control of the vehicle while attempting to brake, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will update the instrument cluster software, free of charge. The recall began March 7, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 90L8.

© Ford Motor Company2017-19 Lincoln Continental
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 27,609
Report Date: February 11, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Lincoln Continental vehicles. The door latch pawl motors may not function properly, possibly resulting in a door latch not fully engaging. A door latch that is not fully engaged may result in a door opening while driving, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will replace the latch assemblies on all four doors, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in March 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S03.

© Ford Motor Company2019 Ford Mustang, Lincoln Nautilus, Lincoln Navigator
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 4,212
Report Date: February 11, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2019 Ford Mustang, Lincoln Nautilus, and Lincoln Navigator vehicles. At vehicle start-up, the Instrument Panel Cluster Assembly (IPC) may not function, showing a blank display. As a result, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 101, “Controls and Displays.” A blank instrument cluster will not show important information like vehicle speed, fuel or temperature level, or safety system warnings. Driving with an inoperative cluster can increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: Ford has notified owners, and dealers will reprogram the Instrument Panel Cluster Assembly (IPC), free of charge. The recall began March 8, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19C03.

© Ford Motor Company2011-13 Ford F-150
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 1,263,051
Report Date: February 11, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2011-2013 F-150 vehicles equipped with a 6-speed automatic transmission. The transmission may unexpectedly downshift into first gear, regardless of vehicle speed. Unexpectedly downshifting into first gear may result in a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Ford will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the powertrain control module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 4, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S07.

© General Motors2016-18 Chevrolet Silverado 3500, GMC Sierra 3500
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 18,574
Report Date: February 7, 2019
Issue: General Motors, LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2016-2018 GMC Sierra 3500 and Chevrolet Silverado 3500 trucks equipped with gasoline engines and dual fuel tanks. The fuel-level sensor in the front tank may stick in a low-level position, allowing the rear tank to overfill the front tank. If the front tank overfills, the excess pressure may cause the front tank to expand and contact the driveshaft, possibly resulting in a hole in the tank. The hole will leak fuel, which in the presence of an ignition source, can increase the risk of a fire.
Solution: GM has notified owners, and dealers will replace the rear-tank fuel-pump module, inspect the front tank and, if necessary, replace the front tank, free of charge. Owners were mailed interim notices informing them of the safety risk on March 5, 2019.
Contact: Owners will receive a second notice when the remedy becomes available. GM’s number for this recall is N182204190.

© General Motors2016-18 Cadillac CTS; 2017 Cadillac ATS, Chevrolet Camaro, Chevrolet Corvette
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 26,772
Report Date: February 7, 2019
Issue: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Cadillac CTS, and 2017 Cadillac ATS, Chevrolet Camaro, and Chevrolet Corvette vehicles. The electric power steering (EPS) assist system may fail. Loss of power steering assist would require a higher steering effort, especially at lower speeds, which may increase the risk of a crash.
Solution: GM will notify owners, and dealers will replace the power steering gear assembly, free of charge. Interim letters informing owners of the safety risk are expected to be mailed in late March 2019.
Contact: Owners will receive a second notice when the remedy becomes available. GM’ number for this recall is N182182760.

© Subaru of America2019 Subaru Forester, Crosstrek
Manufacturer: Subaru of America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 10,417
Report Date: February 06, 2019
Issue: Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2019 Forester and Crosstrek vehicles. A connector inside the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) unit may short circuit resulting in a loss of electric power steering assistance. Loss of power steering assist would require higher steering effort, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: None of the affected vehicles have been sold yet. Subaru has notified dealers and they will inspect the steering gearbox, replacing it as necessary, free of charge. The recall began February 7, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is WUC-88.

© FCA US LLC2017-19 Fiat 124 Spider
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 8,933
Report Date: February 5, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Fiat Spider 124 vehicles equipped with automatic transmissions. Due to incorrect programming of the Transmission Control Module (TCM), certain conditions may cause the vehicle to unexpectedly downshift and abruptly decelerate. If a downshift occurs, the vehicle will suddenly decrease speed, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will update the TCM software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 27, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V20.

© Hyundai Motor America2011-13 Hyundai Tucson
Manufacturer: Hyundai Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 120,000
Report Date: February 5, 2019
Issue: Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2011-2013 Tucson vehicles. The engine oil pan may leak and, if not addressed, the loss of oil may result in engine damage. A damaged engine can increase the risk of a fire or it can cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: The remedy for this recall is still under development. Hyundai will send owners an interim letter informing them of the issue beginning March 29, 2019. A second notification will be sent when the remedy is available.
Contact: Owners may contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai’s number for this recall is 181.

© FCA US2019 Ram 1500
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 193,813
Report Date: February 5, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Ram 1500 vehicles equipped with adjustable pedals. The affected vehicles have a brake pedal that may move too far and separate from pedal assembly. If the brake pedal separates from the pedal assembly, the driver may be unable to brake the vehicle, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will repair the adjustable pedal assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on March 27, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V07.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019 Ford Ranger
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 2,992
Report Date: February 1, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2019 Ranger vehicles equipped with 10-speed automatic transmissions. In some of these vehicles, the transmission shift lever can be moved from the “Park” position without the key in the starting system and without depressing the brake pedal. As a result, these vehicles fail to comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 114, “Theft Protection.” If the vehicle can be shifted out of Park without the brake applied, the vehicle may unexpectedly move. Unintentional vehicle movement can increase the risk of injury or crash.
Solution: Ford has notified owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the transmission floor shift selector interlock assembly, as necessary, free of charge. The recall began February 22, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19C02.

© Mazda North American Operations2016-19 Mazda MX-5 Miata
Manufacturer: Mazda North America Operations
Number of vehicles affected: 14,370
Report Date: February 1, 2019
Issue: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain 2016-2019 MX-5 (Miata) vehicles with automatic transmissions. Due to incorrect programming of the Transmission Control Module (TCM), certain conditions may cause the vehicle to unexpectedly downshift and abruptly decelerate. If the vehicle abruptly downshifts, the driver may lose control of the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the TCM with corrected software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 29, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500, option 4. Mazda’s number for this recall is 3019A.

© BMW of North America2018-19 BMW X1
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 5,920
Report Date: January 30, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2018-2019 BMW X1 sDrive28i and X1 xDrive28i vehicles. Contaminated hardware may cause the attachment brackets of the taillight housings to crack, causing the lights to loosen or possibly detach from the vehicle. If a taillight detaches from the vehicle, it would no longer provide the required lighting to following traffic, or it may become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will properly secure the taillights, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 15, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

© American Honda Motors2016-18 Acura MDX, 2015-19 Acura TLX; 2015-17 Honda Accord
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 437,032
Report Date: January 29, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Acura MDX, 2015-2019 Acura TLX and 2015-2017 Honda Accord vehicles, equipped with a 3.5L V6 engine. Particulates in fuel may adhere to the internal components of the fuel pump, reducing its performance. Reduced fuel pump performance can result in an engine stall, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will update the fuel injection engine control unit (FI-ECU) software and, if necessary, replace the fuel pump, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on March 25, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Acura’s recall number for this recall is P3W. Honda’s recall number for this recall is N3X.

© Audi AG2013-16 Audi A8, S8
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 8,985
Report Date: January 28, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2013-2016 Audi A8 and S8 vehicles. The fuel supply line for the high pressure fuel pump may become porous and leak fuel. Leaking fuel, in the presence of an ignition source, increases the risk of fire.
Solution: Audi has notified owners, and dealers will install a fuel pressure damper, free of charge. The recall began February 21, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 20BM.

© FCA US2013-17 Ram 3500; 2014-17 Ram 2500, Ram 3500 Chassis Cab
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 573,876
Report Date: January 25, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2013-2017 Ram 3500 and 2014-2017 Ram 3500 Chassis Cab and Ram 2500 vehicles. The outboard steering linkage jam nut may loosen, allowing one end of the drag link to separate. A drag link separation can cause a loss of steering control, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will check the steering linkage jam nut tightness, replacing the drag link assembly or welding the nut to the adjuster sleeve, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on March 16, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V06.

© American Honda Motors2014-19 Acura ILX
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 4,455
Report Date: January 24, 2019
Issue: Acura (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2014-2019 Acura ILX vehicles. The vehicles may have a deformed fuel tank, raising the height of the fuel pump and allowing the fuel level float to stick, possibly causing the fuel gauge to display an inaccurate fuel level. If the fuel gauge displays that the vehicle has more gas than it actually does, the vehicle may run out of gas and stall, increasing the risk of a crash.
Solution: Acura will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and, as necessary, replace the fuel tank, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on March 8, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Acura customer service at 1-888-234-2138. Acura’s number for this recall is H3U, Z3T.

© American Honda Motors2017-19 Honda Ridgeline
Manufacturer: American Honda Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 106,683
Report Date: January 24, 2019
Issue: Honda (American Honda Motor Co.) is recalling certain 2017-2019 Ridgeline trucks. Exposure to acids, such as from car wash soaps, can result in the fuel pump feed port cracking. A crack in the fuel pump feed port can allow pressurized fuel to leak out, increasing the risk of a fire.
Solution: Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump, if necessary, and install a fuel pump cover, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin on March 7, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Honda customer service at 1-888-234-2138. The recall number for this recall is Q3V.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2019 Ram 1500
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 159,740
Report Date: January 24, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2019 Ram 1500 vehicles. The battery ground fastener on the driver-side front fender may have been improperly secured, possibly resulting in a loss of power steering assist. A loss of power steering could vary the steering effort required, possibly causing vehicle oversteer or understeer, increasing the risk of crash.
Solution: Chrysler has notified owners, and dealers will properly secure the ground fastener, free of charge. The recall began on February 11, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V04.

© Perry Stern, Automotive Content Experience2018-19 Volvo XC60
Manufacturer: Volvo Cars USA
Number of vehicles affected: 45,990
Report Date: January 18, 2019
Issue: Volvo Car USA LLC (Volvo) is recalling certain 2018-2019 Volvo XC60 vehicles. Under certain conditions and cold temperatures, the tailgate lifting arms may freeze which may cause the lifting arms to separate from the vehicle. If the tailgate lifting arms separate, the arms could project rearward with significant force, increasing the risk of injury.
Solution: Volvo has notified owners, and dealers will replace the tailgate lift arms with an improved designed, free of charge. An interim notification was mailed on January 31, 2019 to notify owners of the issue. A second letter will be sent once remedy parts are available
Contact: Owners may contact Volvo customer service at 1-800-458-1552. Volvo’s number for this recall is R89910.

© Jaguar Land Rover2019 Land Rover Range Rover, Range Rover Sport, Range Rover Velar, Discovery
Manufacturer: Jaguar Land Rover North America
Number of vehicles affected: 2,587
Report Date: January 17, 2019
Issue: Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC (Land Rover) is recalling certain 2019 Range Rover, Range Rover Sport, Range Rover Velar and Discovery vehicles. The affected vehicles are equipped with V6 or V8 engines whose crankshaft pulley retaining bolt may fracture possibly resulting in engine failure. Engine failure can increase the risk of crash.
Solution: Land Rover has notified owners, and dealers will replace the crankshaft pulley center retaining bolt, free of charge. The recall began February 12, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Land Rover customer service at 1-800-637-6837. Land Rover’s number for this recall is N276.

© Audi of America2016-18 Audi Q7, A6, A7; 2015-18 Audi A8
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 74,881
Report Date: January 16, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Audi) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Q7, A6 and A7 vehicles, and 2015-2018 Audi A8 vehicles. The left and right fuel rails may leak fuel. A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase risk of a fire.
Solution: Audi has notified owners, and dealers will replace the left and right fuel rail, free of charge. The recall began February 28, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Audi customer service at 1-800-253-2834. Audi’s number for this recall is 24DP.

© General Motors2010-11 Chevrolet Malibu
Manufacturer: General Motors
Number of vehicles affected: 1,145
Report Date: January 16, 2019
Issue: General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain 2010-2011 Chevrolet Malibu vehicles. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver frontal air bag, the air bag inflator may explode due to being overpressurized. If the inflator explodes, sharp metal fragments may strike the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: GM has notified owners, and dealers will replace the front driver air bag module, free of charge. Interim notices informing owners of the safety risk were mailed February 8, 2019. Owners will receive a second notice when the remedy becomes available, which is expected to be in late March 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact GM customer service at 1-800-522-9559. GM’s number for this recall is N182206630.

© FCA US LLC2010 Ram 3500/4500/5500; 2010-11 Dodge Dakota; 2010-15 Dodge Challenger, Chrysler 300; 2010-16 Jeep Wrangler
Manufacturer: FCA US LLC
Number of vehicles affected: 1,413,222
Report Date: January 15, 2019
Issue: Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain 2010 Dodge Ram 3500, Ram 4500/5500, 2010-2011 Dodge Dakota, 2010-2014 Dodge Challenger, 2010-2015 Dodge Challenger, Chrysler 300, and 2010-2016 Jeep Wrangler vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver’s frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to explode. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger’s frontal air bag, the inflator could explode with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began February 4, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is V01.

© Ford Motor Company2019 Lincoln Nautilus
Manufacturer: Ford Motor Company
Number of vehicles affected: 2,276
Report Date: January 14, 2019
Issue: Ford Motor Company (Ford) is recalling certain 2019 Lincoln Nautilus vehicles. The Lane Center Assist system may not adequately detect if a driver has their hands off the steering wheel for a prolonged period of time. If the system remains active despite the driver not having their hands on the wheel, the driver’s inattention may increase the risk of crash.
Solution: Ford has notified owners, and dealers will update the Power Steering Control Module software, free of charge. The recall began on January 25, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. Ford’s number for this recall is 19S02.

© BMW North America2007-13 BMW X5, 2008-14 BMW X6
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 83,016
Report Date: January 14, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2007-2013 X5 xDrive30i, X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive48i, X5 xDrive50i and X5 M vehicles, 2008-2014 X6 xDrive35i, X6 xDrive50i and X6 M vehicles, 2009-2013 X5 xDrive35d vehicles and 2010-2011 X6 ActiveHybrid vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 4, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

© BMW of North America2015 BMW X1
Manufacturer: BMW of North America
Number of vehicles affected: 12,880
Report Date: January 14, 2019
Issue: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) is recalling certain 2015 X1 sDrive28i, X1 xDrive28i, and X1 xDrive35i vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with air bag inflators assembled as part of the driver frontal air bag modules, used as original equipment or replacement equipment, that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling. An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: BMW will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag module, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 4, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact BMW customer service at 1-800-525-7417.

© Volkswagen of America2015 Volkswagen Passat, 2015-16 Volkswagen Eos, 2015-17 Volkswagen CC; 2016-17 Audi TT, 2017 Audi R8
Manufacturer: Volkswagen Group of America
Number of vehicles affected: 119,394
Report Date: January 11, 2019
Issue: Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) is recalling certain 2015 Passat, 2015-2016 Eos, 2015-2017 CC, 2016-2017 TT Roadster, TT Coupe, 2017 Audi R8 Coupe, and R8 Spyder vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver’s frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to explode. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver’s frontal air bag, the inflator could explode with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver’s frontal air bag inflator with an alternative inflator, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in March 2019.
Contact: Volkswagen owners may contact Volkswagen customer service at 1-800-893-5298; Audi owners may contact Audi at 1-800-253-2834. Volkswagen’s number for this recall is 69S8 (Audi) and 69Y5 (Volkswagen).

© Mercedes-Benz USA2011-15 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, SLS AMG, GLK; 2011-16 Mercedes-Benz E-Class
Manufacturer: Mercedes-Benz USA
Number of vehicles affected: 288,779
Report Date: January 9, 2019
Issue: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC (MBUSA) is recalling certain 2014 C250, C300 4Matic, C350, C63 AMG, E350 4Matic Coupe, E350 Cabrio, E350 Coupe, SLS AMG Cabrio, SLS AMG Coupe, 2014-2015 C250 Coupe, C350 4Matic Coupe, C350 Coupe, C63 AMG Coupe, GLK 350, GLK250 BlueTec 4Matic, GLK350 RWD, 2015-2017 E400 4Matic Coupe, E400 Cabrio, E400 Coupe, 2014-2017 E550 Cabrio, and 2014-2016 E550 Coupe vehicles sold, or ever registered, in the states of AL, CA, FL, GA, HI, LA, MS, SC, TX, PR, AS, GU, the MP, and VI or “Zone A.” Additionally, MBUSA is recalling certain 2012-2014 C250, E350 4Matic Coupe, SLS AMG Cabrio, 2012-2015 C250 Coupe, C350 4Matic Coupe, C350 Coupe, C63 AMG Coupe, 2011 C300, 2011-2014 C300 4Matic, C350, C63 AMG, E350 Cabrio, E350 Coupe, SLS AMG Coupe, 2015-2016 E400 4Matic Coupe, E400 Cabrio, E400 Coupe, 2011-2016 E550 Cabrio, E550 Coupe, 2011-2015 GLK350 4Matic, GLK350 RWD, and 2013-2015 GLK250 BlueTec 4Matic vehicles ever registered in the states of AZ, AR, DE, DC, IL, IN, KS, KY, MD, MO, NE, NV, NJ, NM, NC, OH, OK, PA, TN, VA, and WV or “Zone B.” MBUSA is also recalling certain 2012-2014 C250, E350 4Matic Coupe, SLS AMG Cabrio 2012-2015 C250 Coupe, C350 4Matic Coupe, C350 Coupe, C63 AMG Coupe, 2010-2011 C300, 2010-2014 C300 4Matic, C350, C63 AMG, E350 Coupe, 2011-2014 E350 Cabrio, SLS AMG Coupe, 2015-2016 E400 4Matic Coupe, E400 Cabrio, E400 Coupe, 2016-2017 E550 Cabrio, 2010-2016 E550 Coupe, 2010-2015 GLK350 4Matic, GLK350 RWD, and 2013-2015 GLK250 BlueTec 4Matic vehicles ever registered in the states of AK, CO, CT, ID, IA, ME, MA, MI, MN, MO, NH, NY, ND, OR, RI, SD, UT, VT, WA, WI and WY or “Zone C.” These vehicles are equipped with air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules that may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity, temperature and temperature cycling. An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the passenger or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag module, free of charge. An interim letter is being mailed from February 1, 2019 through March 8, 2019. A second letter will be sent when parts are available.
Contact: Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.

© Subaru of America2010-14 Subaru Tribeca, WRX, Legacy, Outback; 2010-11 Subaru Impreza; 2010-13 Subaru Forester
Manufacturer: Subaru of America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 452,630
Report Date: January 9, 2019
Issue: Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2010-2014 Tribeca, WRX, Legacy and Outback vehicles, 2010-2011 Impreza vehicles and 2010-2013 Forester vehicles sold, or ever registered, in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. An explosion of an inflator within the passenger frontal air bag module may result in sharp metal fragments striking the front seat passenger, driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Subaru is notifying owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began on January 25, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is TKC-19.

© Subaru of America2010-14 Subaru Tribeca, WRX, Legacy, Outback; 2010-11 Subaru Impreza; 2010-13 Subaru Forester
Manufacturer: Subaru of America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 330,120
Report Date: January 9, 2019
Issue: Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2010-2014 Tribeca, WRX, Outback, and Legacy vehicles, 2010-2011 Impreza vehicles and 2010-2013 Forester vehicles sold, or ever registered, in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. An explosion of an inflator within the passenger frontal air bag module may result in sharp metal fragments striking the front seat passenger, driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Subaru is notifying owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began on January 25, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is TKB-19.

© Subaru of America2010-13 Subaru Forester; 2010-14 Subaru Tribeca, WRX, Outback, Legacy; 2010-11 Subaru Impreza
Manufacturer: Subaru of America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 43,394
Report Date: January 9, 2019
Issue: Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) is recalling certain 2010-2013 Forester, 2010-2014 Tribeca, WRX, Outback, Legacy, and 2010-2011 Impreza vehicles sold, or ever registered, in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. An explosion of an inflator within the passenger frontal air bag module may result in sharp metal fragments striking the front seat passenger, driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Subaru has notified owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. The recall began January 25, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Subaru customer service at 1-844-373-6614. Subaru’s number for this recall is TKA-19.

© Ferrari S.p.A.2014-18 Ferrari California; 2014-15 Ferrari 458; 2014-16 Ferrari FF; 2014-17 Ferrari F12; 2016 Ferrari F60 America; 2016-18 Ferrari 488; 2017-18 Ferrari GTC4 Lusso
Manufacturer: Ferrari North America, Inc.
Number of vehicles affected: 11,176
Report Date: January 9, 2019
Issue: Ferrari North America (Ferrari) is recalling certain 2014 Ferrari California, 2014-2015 Ferrari 458 Italia, 458 Spider, 2014-2016 Ferrari FF, 2014-2017 Ferrari F12, 2015-2018 Ferrari California T, 2015 Ferrari 458 Speciale A, 2016 Ferrari F60 America, 2016-2017 Ferrari F12 tdf, 2016-2018 Ferrari 488 GTB, 488 Spider, and 2017-2018 Ferrari GTC4Lusso vehicles nationwide. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Solution: Ferrari will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 9, 2019.
Contact: Owners may contact Ferrari customer service at 1-866-551-2828. Ferrari’s number for this recall is 65.

Tagged under

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Luxury

Auto Art: Exclusive, Extraordinary Cars in Seattle

Rally for SAM Overlooking Seattle's Ell…

Read more

SUV

Safest SUVs in America

IIHS Top Safety Pick+ Sport-utility veh…

Read more

Enthusiast

Ferrari SF90 Stradale: First Look

Most Powerful The most powerful product…

Read more