Can Nissan Avoid a Recall of 200,000 Altimas?

Can Nissan Avoid a Recall of 200,000 Altimas?

Nissan hopes to avoid another costly recall by issuing a “service campaign” for around 200,000 Altimas. Faulty Suspension Part The affected 2013 Altimas are plagued with a potential suspension defect. If a part becomes corroded over time due to salt on the roads, it can crack and then detach from …

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Are Airbags Safe? Not for These 30,000 Volkswagen Drivers

Are Airbags Safe? Not for These 30,000 Volkswagen Drivers

If you purchased a 2015-2016 Volkswagen Tiguan crossover or CC sedan, you need to be aware of a safety recall. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued the recall for almost 30,000 vehicles due to a faulty airbag. A flawed capacitor in the airbag’s control unit is the culprit behind …

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Multiple Recalls Hit Mazda This July

Multiple Recalls Hit Mazda This July

A trio of Mazda recalls has been issued this month. Continue reading to learn whether or not your vehicle is affected. The 2016 MX-5 Miata has been recalled due to a faulty skid plate that can eventually fall off causing a potential hazard for other drivers. Only 2,476 vehicles were …

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Apple Recalls Almost Half a Million MacBooks

Apple Recalls Almost Half a Million MacBooks

Apple has issued a recall of all MacBook Pro laptops that were manufactured between September 2015 and February 2017. Apple has decided to replace the battery in 432,000 laptops due to them overheating and causing burns, smoke inhalation, and damage to personal property. Once you determine if your laptop has …

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Volvo Issues Recall for 500,000 Cars Worldwide

Volvo Issues Recall for 500,000 Cars Worldwide

The Volvo Company has recalled many of its diesel vehicles due to a faulty plastic intake manifold that can cause the cars to catch on fire. Volvo released a statement saying their vehicles are safe to drive, but owners should exercise caution when behind the wheel. Specific models of their …

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The 3 Most Controversial Video Game Recalls

The 3 Most Controversial Video Game Recalls

The content of video games has been debated since the 1980s. On September 1, 1994, the ESRB started rating video games based on certain factors. Below are 3 of the most controversial video game recalls, 2 of which involve mature content. The Silicon Knights game publisher was sued by Epic …

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5 of the Most Notorious Auto Recalls Ever

5 of the Most Notorious Auto Recalls Ever

Auto recalls that put passengers’ lives at risk are nothing to mess around with. Continue reading to discover 5 of the most notorious auto recalls in recent history. The infamous “park-to-reverse” transmission defect of Ford vehicles during the 70s and 80s caused 6,000 accidents and 1,710 injuries. Although the vehicle …

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