A maroon 2020 Bentley Flying Spur parked by sunlit tree-covered hills
Sedans & Coupes

Bentley Recalls the…sorry, ‘a’ 2020 Flying Spur

While their maintenance isn’t necessarily expensive, not even luxury cars are immune from recalls. But, while some recalls affect large batches of cars, others are rather more limited. Such is the case with the latest Bentley recall, which affects one 2020 Flying Spur. There’s a recall out for a single 2020 Bentley Flying Spur No, …

2021 Subaru Outback in the wilderness
Automotive News

Subaru Is Blaming a Single Factory Worker for Its Latest Recall

Recalls happen from time to time, especially in the automotive industry. So it wasn’t totally unusual for Subaru to announce a recall for a certain number of the 2021 Subaru Outback and 2021 Subaru Impreza models in the United States. Unfortunately, what is unusual about this recall is who’s being blamed for it. Because, according …

The word, RECALL, is displayed on a smartphone.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Recall Alert: 3 Million Ford and Mazda Vehicles Over Airbag Concerns

The Takata airbag safety recall has been ongoing for many years. But, it is not over. The NHTSA is recommending Ford recall 3 million more vehicles over airbag concerns.  What’s wrong with the airbags? The original Takata airbag recall was initiated after several injuries and deaths were recorded resulting from the deployment of airbags. After studying the situation, the …

Freightliner heavy-duty trucks, made by Daimler Trucks North America, are seen in this October 14, 2008, image taken in Gainesville, Virginia.
Trucks & SUVs

Daimler Trucks On the Hook for $30 Million in Recall Fiasco

Recalls in the automotive industry are inevitable. There will be times that defective parts, design flaws, or faulty installation cause failures, and automakers recognize their responsibility to notify the public. But Daimler Trucks North America is facing a recall fiasco it probably wishes was in the rearview mirror. The company may be on the hook for millions …

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Trucks & SUVs

Recall Alert: Your 2021 Hyundai Tucson ABS May Cause Fire

Recalls always get our heart rates up. It takes a pretty serious problem to issue a full-blown recall. Usually, recalls are saved for faulty seat belts, exploding airbags, exploding motors, and the occasional fire. Well, lately, we’ve seen a lot more fire-related recalls with the prevalence of electric cars. Well, we can now add the …

2020 Honda CRF1100L Africa Twin
2 Wheels

Recall Alert: The Honda Africa Twin Has a Corrosive Gas-Tank Issue

Adventure bikes have truly taken over the motorcycle scene. Ever since Ewan McGregor and Charlie Boorman strong-armed their BMWs across the world in Long Way Round, people have been crazy about these bikes. In efforts to capitalize on this craze, Honda brought the Africa Twin back in 2015. Since then, it has been a goal …

A black 2021 Cadillac Escalade is parked outside a modern home
Trucks & SUVs

The Brand-New 2021 Cadillac Escalade Is Already Being Recalled

The 2021 Cadillac Escalade arrived earlier this year as a brand-new full-size luxury SUV. However, aside from its powerful engine options, the Escalade is also full of excellent tech features. However, one of those tech features is now the center of a new recall reported by CarComplaints. In short, a software bug may obstruct the …

German automobile manufacturer Audi logo seen in Shanghai.
Tips, Tricks & Trends

This Minor Audi Recall Could Be a Major Lifesaver

If you’ve ever owned an older vehicle, you’ve probably received a notice indicating a recall for a part. And sometimes, those older-model recalls are for aging components that seem small or irrelevant to the vehicle’s safety or operation. You might even be tempted to put off visiting the dealership to take care of it. But …

2020 Alfa Romeo Giulia is on display at the 112th Annual Chicago Auto Show
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Why Are Just 8 Alfa Romeo Giulia Models Getting Recalled?

The 2020 Alfa Romeo Giulia is a sporty sedan built on the heritage of more than 100 years of Italian racing. With a reputation for quality craftsmanship and high-performance capabilities, the Alfa Romeo Giulia is a noble contender in the compact luxury sport sedan segment. The Italian automobile is not without problems. The National Highway …

Cars are seen at a Hyundai car dealership. Hyundai and Kia announced on October 11, 2019 that they have agreed to settle a class action lawsuit over engine fireshttps://www.motorbiscuit.com/the-hyundai-veracruz-walked-so-the-hyundai-santa-fe-could-run/
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Hyundai and Kia’s $210 Million Recall Failure

Hyundai and Kia are well-known for making some high-quality cars, but like many other automakers, they’ve made mistakes in the past. That being said, Hyundai and Kia have gotten themselves in hot water by making mistakes in their handling of an earlier recall. Here’s a look at how and why Hyundai and Kia were fined …

An image of a Toyota Supra driving down the street.
Sedans & Coupes

Recall Alert: Your 2020 Toyota Supra Could Catch Fire

As depreciation takes its toll, the Toyota Supra is slowly becoming a very enticing used sports car. However, a new recall issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration covers faulty welds in the Supra and its sibling, the BMW Z4. According to Motor1, the fault centers around the fuel tank and its welds. The …

The word, RECALL, is displayed on a smartphone.
Marine & RVs

RV Alert: NHTSA Issues Recalls for Several Brands

Recreational vehicles are supposed to be for fun getaways. But, an RV can be more dangerous than necessary if something about its production is not built correctly or is prone to failure. So, just like cars, an RV can become the subject of a recall too. That is the case with the NHTSA recalls listed …

A photo of a 2017 Ford Explorer Outdoors.
Trucks & SUVs

Ford Recalls 375,000 Explorers After 13 Crashes and 6 Injuries

Got a 2013-2017 Ford Explorer? You may want to listen up because Ford just announced a recall that affects over 375,000 SUVs. The problem isn’t light either, given that suspension failures have been directly linked to at least 13 crashed and six injuries. Excessive corrosion is causing vital suspension components to fracture. According to Car …

A technician performing a recall
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Can You Drive Your Car With a Recall?

The word recall strikes fear into the hearts of many drivers. Whether it is something trivial or something potentially deadly, recalls are made when driver or passenger safety is at risk due to a manufacturing defect. There are so many ways to be notified that your car is under recall, and thankfully the manufacturers are …

A red Ferrari 812 Superfast taking a turn at a racetrack
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Recall Alert: Ferrari Has a Window Problem

The NHTSA and Ferrari have announced a recall. The recall involves rear windows are not bonding the way they should. 1,063 units are affected by the recall in the USA.  What vehicle is part of the recall The 2018-2020 model years of the 812 Superfast are the subject of the recall. They were made between …

Car recall
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Common Things That Void Your Car’s Warranty

A warranty is one of the most significant benefits of buying a car brand new. They are usually provided by the manufacturer directly as an understanding between them and the car buyer that they will take responsibility for most manufacturing defects out of the control of the consumer. As an agreement, there are ways that …

A burnt BMW emblem of a vehicle that fell down in a fire is lying in a parking lot of a supermarket
Tips, Tricks & Trends

BMW Korea Raided For Car Fire Cover-Up

BMW Korea is under fire (pun intended) again for sketchy sales practices. Prosecutors allege the automaker covered up issues leading to cars catching fire. BMW Korea’s various locations were raided by the authorities as well as an internet server.  Fire on the mountain Carcomplaints reports that BMW Korea sold $56 million of defected cars, according …

A white 2021 Polestar 2 in front of a body of water
Hybrids & Electrics

Every 2021 Polestar 2 Is Being Recalled for Random Shutdowns

After its limited-production hybrid GT, Swedish brand Polestar has fully pivoted to EVs. And its first fully-electric car, the Polestar 2, is a genuine rival to the Tesla Model 3. However, despite its strengths, Polestar’s first production EV now faces a production-wide recall. That’s because it’s leaving some of its owners stranded. The 2021 Polestar …

A Ford sign sits on top of Ford's Chicago Assembly Plant
Tips, Tricks & Trends

Here Comes Another Ford and Lincoln Recall for a Fire Hazard

Over the past several years, there has been an onslaught of Ford Motor Company safety recalls that at varying times have affected the entire Ford and Lincoln product line. Most recently, 2.5 million Ford vehicles were recalled due to leaking brake fluid and improperly placed door latches. There have also been numerous recalls issued over the past several …