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A fire truck simulator is now training firefighters in Coral Springs. (CBS4)

Coral Springs’ New Fire Truck Simulator Aims To Keep All Drivers Safe

Before firefighters put out flames or arrive at an accident scene, they have to drive there and they do so with a truck weighing thousands of pounds through our busy South Florida streets.

06/26/2013

NHTSA is asking Chrysler to recall over two million Jeep models for their fuel tank position. Chrysler claims the vehicles are safe. (Source: CBS4)

Chrysler Agrees With Government Request For Jeep Recall

After refusing a government request to recall approximately 2.7 million Jeeps at the beginning of June, Chrysler has instead announced that they will comply with the recall because of the calls received from concerned customers.

06/18/2013

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Hands-Free Gadgets Still Distracting For Drivers

South Florida drivers who use hands free gadgets to talk on the phone and send text messages or emails from behind the wheel because they think they are a safer alternative could be more distracted and in more danger than if they simply talked on a cell phone, according to a new AAA study.

06/12/2013

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Chrysler To Recall 630,000 Vehicles Worldwide

After refusing to comply with a government request to recall over two million Jeeps on Tuesday, two days later, Chrysler has announced two other recalls, totaling 630,000 vehicles.

CBS Miami–06/06/2013

NHTSA is asking Chrysler to recall over two million Jeep models for their fuel tank position. Chrysler claims the vehicles are safe. (Source: CBS4)

Chrysler Denies Request For Recall Of 2.7 Million Jeep Fuel Tanks

The government wants Chrysler to recall about 2.7 million Jeeps for greater risk of tank fire in a rear-end collision, but Chrysler is refusing saying it, “it does not intend to recall the vehicles.”

CBS Miami–06/05/2013

The Subaru logo is displayed at the carmaker's booth on March 2, 2011 during the preview day ahead of the opening of the Geneva Motor Show in Geneva. The show in the Swiss city is expected to attract 700,000 paying visitors and 260 exhibitors from 31 countries. AFP PHOTO / Sebastian Derungs (Photo credit: SEBASTIAN DERUNGS/AFP/Getty Images)

Fire Risk Prompts Subaru Recall Of Over 600,000 Cars, SUVs

A fire risk triggered Subaru to issue a wide-reaching recall that encompasses nearly 634,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S.

CBS4–01/03/2013

The 2005 Honda Pilot is being investigated by safety officials after reports of brake problems. (Source: autos.msn.com)

Honda Pilot SUVs Being Investigated For Brake Problems

Honda’s Pilot SUV is being investigated by U.S. safety officials for brake problems.

CBS4–10/13/2012

Honda Odyssey Minivan

Honda Recalling 46,000 Vans To Fix Rear Doors

Honda is recalling nearly 46,000 Odyssey minivans because the rear doors can fall on people unexpectedly, and have on at least two occasions.

CBS4–02/22/2012

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Legislation Seeks To Make Miami-Dade County Intersections Safer

Keeping South Florida drivers safe at busy intersections, without the use of controversial red-light cameras, is on the agenda for Miami-Dade County Commissioners Tuesday.

CBS4–02/07/2012

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Legislation Seeks To Make Miami-Dade County Intersections Safer

Keeping South Florida drivers safe at busy intersections, without the use of controversial red-light cameras, will be on the agenda for Miami-Dade County Commissioners on Tuesday.

CBS4–02/06/2012

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