Recalls

RecallsTesla Must Recall The Model X
Bad news for Tesla: a few short weeks after starting to deliver its much-awaited Model X SUV, the Californian manufacturer will have to recall pretty much every single SUV they sold. Every Model X built between September 2015 and March 26, 2016 were built with a defect in the third …
RecallsMore BMWs Affected by Takata Recall
We haven’t talked about it for a few weeks now, but the Takata airbag scandal isn’t done yet: more than 104,000 vehicles from BMW have been added to the long casualty list in Canada. As a reminder, the problem is located in the airbag’s inflator. In the affected vehicles, said …
RecallsPorsche is checking Cayenne models as a preventative measure
Porsche is recalling 409,477 Cayenne models worldwide from model years 2011 to 2016 to the workshop for a precautionary check, 10,235 thereof in Canada. The reason for this is that a circlip could be loose on the bearing bracket for pedals. The correct assembly will be checked in the workshop.
RecallsMillions of Toyota RAV4 Units Recalled
If you own a Toyota RAV4 that was built in the last 10 years, or if you frequently sit in the second row of one of these, you should pay attention to this: Toyota just announced they need to recall every single RAV4 built between 2006 and 2012. This represents …
RecallsAn Update on the Mazda CX-5 Recall
Last week, we reported on a recall of the Mazda CX-5 that involved a problem regarding a potential rupture of the tube connecting the vehicle’s fuel filler neck with the tank, and even forced the brand to temporarily stop sales in dealerships. Mazda Canada provided us with an update on …
RecallsHonda Stops Sales And Recalls The 2016 Civic
Yesterday, we learned that there was a recall and a stop-sale order on the Mazda CX-5. Today, the same situation happened to the 2016 Honda Civic. The affected models are those equipped with the 2.0-litre engine. According to a press release, the pistons' pin snap rings may have been improperly …
RecallsSale Stop And Recall For The Mazda CX-5
Even though the Mazda CX-5 is appreciated by both owners and automotive journalists, the SUV isn’t exempt from mechanical woes. In its most recent recall, the manufacturer just announced that it will have to repair the vehicle. On all CX-5s built between 2014 and 2016, the tube between the fuel …
Recalls2015: Year Of The Recalls
Last year was a big year for the automotive recalls. Pretty much every manufacturer had a big one that came up: GM faced a lot of bad publicity for its faulty ignitions switches, Volkswagen is still working on fixing its Dieselgate scandal and pretty much everyone was affected by Takata's …
RecallsTakata's Recall Hits The Honda CR-V
Takata’s massive airbag recall, which we haven’t talked about for a while, just came back on the forefront as Honda just added 20,000 vehicles to the list of concerned models. As a reminder, Japanese safety equipment manufacturer Takata was accused of selling a defective airbag model to a large number …
RecallsKia's Soul Gets Recalled
If you own a 2014, 2015 or 2016 Kia Soul, you might want to read the following news: according to Transport Canada, there is a recall for the little SUV. Targeting 24,281 vehicles, this recall is for a cap on the steering column that wasn’t glued on properly. In some …
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