Recalls

RecallsMore Ford Escape, Bronco Sport SUVs Recalled Due to Fire Risk
Ford has announced a recall on more than half a million 2020-2023 Bronco Sport and Escape crossovers in the U.S. due to a fire risk involving the turbocharged 1.5-litre three-cylinder engine. We don’t know how many units are affected on this side of the border since Transport Canada has yet …
RecallsOlder Kia Sportage Models Recalled Over Fire Risk
Stop us if you’ve ever heard about a recall on Kia vehicles that can catch fire due to an electrical short or a leak of some sort. The latest one affects the 2008-2009 Sportage compact SUV including more than 71,000 units in the U.S. and exactly 10,115 in Canada. Those …
RecallsDual-Clutch Transmission Issues in Hyundai, Kia Models Lead to Recall
It’s safe to say that the dual-clutch transmission developed and sold by Hyundai and Kia is generating mixed reviews so far. And now a particular manufacturing issue has been discovered, prompting the two companies to announce a recall. More than 130,000 vehicles are affected in North America. Transport Canada has …
RecallsRivian to Recall Nearly All Vehicles Sold Thus Far
Now that’s embarrassing. Electric vehicle manufacturer Rivian , which makes the R1T pickup and R1S SUV, has said it will recall nearly all the vehicles it has delivered to customers thus far, or about 13,000 units. So, what’s the problem? It appears that a fastener connecting the front upper-control arm …
RecallsProblematic Airbags in Volkswagens and Audis
Believe it or not, airbags that can explode during an accident are still a thing today! Volkswagen Canada has recently issued a recall regarding several models, but luckily, only a small number of vehicles: 202 to be more precise. The models impacted by this recall are the Volkswagen Golf (including …
RecallsFord Recalls More F-150s With a Driveshaft That May Fall Off
Ford has announced another recall affecting the new F-150 , more specifically 11,349 units covering the 2021-2022 model years in Canada. The problem comes from the insulators under the truck which may have been improperly installed. As a result, they could loosen and damage the driveshaft. If this happens, the …
RecallsHyundai Palisade, Kia Telluride Recalled Due to Fire Risk
Electrical shorts threatening to cause a fire are something many Hyundai and Kia owners are familiar with, as evidenced by the various recalls to date. This week, more than 285,000 Palisade and Telluride SUVs from the 2020-2022 model year in the U.S. find themselves in that position after at least …
RecallsEcoDiesel Engine Recall for Ram and Jeep
Jeep ’s and Ram ’s 3.0-litre EcoDiesel V6 is very popular because of its great fuel economy (about 30% less than the 5.7-litre V8 HEMI) and its remarkable torque (up to 480 ft-lb). However, it’s a more expensive option at purchase and you also have to buy DEF to feed …
RecallsFord Recalls Nearly 3 Million Vehicles to Fix Shift Cable Issue
Ford has issued 38 recalls so far this year—the most by any manufacturer—according to data from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in the U.S. The latest one, announced today, affects more than three million vehicles in North America including 394,000 in Canada. The list of affected models includes …
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