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Audi Recalls Multiple Vehicles Over Airbag Defect

Audi recently announced a safety recall affecting all 2013-2020 Audi A3 vehicles. The issue involves a flawed passenger occupant detection system (PODS) that may prevent the front passenger airbag from deploying correctly, increasing the risk of injury.


Kia Recalls More Vehicles Over Fire Risk

Kia announced a new safety recall campaign affecting 2017-2021 Kia Sportage SUVs and 2017-2019 Kia Cadenza sedans. Affected consumers can visit the dealership to receive new wiring to reduce the risk of short circuits and fires in the HECU.


Why Automakers Often Delay Making Recall Announcements

A recent study found that automakers often delay issuing recall announcements until a competitor does, attempting to bury their recall in the herd. The public is asking automakers to be more transparent in their recall announcements moving forward.


Ford Issues Airbag Recall Affecting 3 Million Vehicles

Ford recently announced a safety recall affecting 3 million vehicles containing defective Takata airbags. Affected consumers can expect to receive notification in the upcoming months so that they can visit the dealer for a replacement part.


GM Recalls Over 600K Trucks and SUVs Over Seat Belt Defect

At the end of 2020, GMC issued a safety recall affecting over 600,000 trucks and SUVs that may have seat belt defects that increase the risk of passenger injury. Affected customers will receive notice in early February so that they can visit the dealer for the replacement seat belt bracket.