Honda worst affected by Takata air-bag recall

2015-11-20 08:57

Honda has the most models on the US government's high-risk list in Takata's air-bag inflator recall.

Honda recalls CR-Vs over airbag issue

2015-11-02 12:38

Honda will recall more than 500 of its CR-V SUVs after it emerged a defect in the housing around the airbag inflator could cause it to rupture.

Bentley recalls 27 640 cars for faulty cables

2015-10-30 11:30

Volkswagen's luxury brand Bentley has recalled 27 640 cars worldwide because of potentially faulty battery cable connections.

Huge Toyota recall in SA: More than 60 000 cars affected

2015-10-22 08:18

Toyota South Africa has confirmed thousands of local vehicles are affected in the automaker's latest vehicle recall.

Emissions scandal: VW recalls diesel cars in China

2015-10-12 07:50

VW recalls diesel vehicles in China to correct engine software that cheats on emissions tests.

Premier faces a recall

2015-09-20 15:00

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu faces being recalled by the ANC in the province should the plan to unseat him as chairperson at the ruling party’s provincial conference in November succeed.

Ignition switch case: GM to forfeit R12-billion

2015-09-17 15:37

Federal authorities and General Motors reached a deal to resolve a criminal probe against the automaker. GM will forfeit billions...

Bakkies buy-back to cost FCA 'billions'

2015-07-28 09:15

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles could pay billions to buy back 193 000 defective trucks, part of a record fine for lapses in recalls of its vehicles.

Suzuki SA promises pre-delivery GSX fix

2015-07-20 10:31

Suzuki has issued a recall for two GSX models - and South Africa will be affected... sort of...!

Crash-bag saga: Now 4.5m Hondas recalled

2015-07-10 11:19

Honda is recalling another 4.5-million vehicles globally, as a scare over a deadly defect in Takata-made crash-bags widens.


Takata gets record US fine, dumped by Honda

2015-11-04 08:31

Takata shares plunged nearly 20% Wednesday after top client Honda dumped it as an airbag parts supplier and US regulators slapped it with a record fine.

Porsche recalls 60 000 Macan SUVs over fuel leak

2015-10-31 07:43

Porsche said it would recall close to 60 000 Macan S and Turbo models worldwide for possible leaks in the low-pressure fuel line in the engine compartment.

KTM South Africa recalls offroad models

2015-10-26 14:21

Certain KTM models will be recalled following issues of uncontrolled fuel leakage as a result of insufficient sealing in the aluminium fuel pump nut.

GM catches new ignition switch problem early

2015-10-19 07:56

General Motors has saved itself from another dilemma with a new ignition switch problem caught early enough to prevent anyone from getting hurt.

Emissions scandal: Affected VWs to be recalled

2015-09-30 09:07

Crisis-hit Volkswagen revealed a plan to refit millions of vehicles affected by a worldwide emission-cheating scam, says the new chief.

VW ordered to recall nearly 500 000 cars

2015-09-19 11:30

US regulators charged Volkswagen with manufacturing vehicles designed to evade pollution controls.

Takata air bags: Mitsubishi issues recall for SA

2015-09-17 08:49

Mitsubishi South Africa is the latest automaker to be affected by defective Takata air bags. Is your Lancer at risk?

GM ignition problem 'killed 124 people'

2015-07-21 07:41

General Motors' nightmare caused by faulty ignition switches could leave a huge hole in its bank balance through compensation.

Second company probed for defective crash-bags

2015-07-15 08:53

Looks like Takata is not alone in producing defective crash bags. The US has opened a probe into a second company for malfunctioning crash-bag inflators...

Disobedient Chrysler faces harsh sanctions

2015-07-03 09:24

A top US vehicle-safety regulator says Fiat Chrysler will be punished for failing to follow the law. What has the automaking group done?

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