The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled but not repaired.
They’re smooshy, they’re comfy and they can be deadly. New Orleans based Ace Bayou Corp. is recalling more than two million of their bean bag chairs after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.
Hain Celestial Group Inc. issued a recall of some peanut and almond butter due to possible salmonella contamination.
Recaro is recalling more than 39,000 child safety seats because they can let a child’s head move too far in a crash.
Ford is recalling 83,250 vehicles because a faulty part could cause them to lose power or roll away if they’re parked.
Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers. The recall covers 883,000 cars from the 2011 through 2014 model years.
General Motors says second-quarter profit fell 85 percent as recall costs chopped $1.5 billion from the bottom line.
The company is aware of a single reported accident and a relatively small number of complaints involving 0.015 percent of the subject vehicle population.
The agency accused Chrysler of moving too slowly to fix up to 2.5 million older Grand Cherokees and Libertys with gas tanks behind the rear axles.
BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix an air bag problem that is hitting much of the global auto industry.