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Mitsubishi Is Recalling 140,000 Cars For Potential Engine Stalling

Poor Mitsubishi just can’t really catch a break can it? Yesterday we celebrated because it managed to sell over 100,000 vehicles in the U.S. last year and today we’ve got some recall news for you. You win some, you lose some.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Another Person Has Died From A Faulty Takata Airbag Inflator

Take your car in for the airbag recall if it applies to you! Takata started 2018 by issuing a recall for another 3.3 million airbag inflators, while automakers are literally going door-to-door telling drivers to get their car fixed if it needs the fix. Meanwhile, another person has died due to a defective airbag…Read more… […]

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Honda Is Going Door To Door Telling People To Fix Their Takata Airbag

Humans are historically and foolishly bad at heeding a warning in a letter, going to a shop and having their car repaired for free. That’s called “getting a recall done,” and people are so terrible at it that Honda employees are going to homes telling customers to take their potentially explosive Takata airbags…Read more… Continue […]

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This Free Service Alerts You When Your Kid’s Stuff Is Recalled 

If you’re looking for some bedtime reading to send you into a spiral of paranoia, check out the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission’s constantly-updating recall list. On a quick glance, I learned that the Totally Me! Clay Craft Kits may contain mold, this cute OshKosh baby jacket is a choking hazard, the motor…Read more… Continue […]

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Toyota Tells Kentucky Camry Plant To Cut Costs Or Lose Production To Japan

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Toyota Recalls Over 68,000 C-HRs and PHEV Priuses For Faulty Electronics

According to a report on Carscoops and a Toyota press release, Toyota is recalling around 28,600 2018 Toyota C-HRs for a faulty electronic parking brake. Toyota is also recalling nearly 39,900 2012-2015 PHEV Prius models for a fuse that may malfunction during driving resulting in a loss of power. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Maybe Check if Your Jogging Stroller Is Among These 28,000 Recalled Ones

Frankly, the existence of strollers designed specifically to allow people to dash around with babies and toddlers at grown adult speeds is slightly concerning—though somehow safe for children at least eight months old. Not so with at least one brand of strollers, though, which announced a major recall over concerns…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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