Stories tagged: recall
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford is recalling about 2 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America because the seat belts can spark and cause fires.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 8:14 a.m.
A judge says an effort to recall a Kennewick city councilman can proceed on a single count.
Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Federal food safety inspectors are urging consumers to check their refrigerators for packaged salads and wraps that may be contaminated with cyclospora parasites.
UPDATED: Tue., July 24, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
Pepperidge Farm is voluntarily recalling four varieties of Goldfish Crackers because of concerns they could potentially have salmonella.
Fri., June 8, 2018, 8:59 a.m.
Kia is recalling over a half-million vehicles in the U.S. because the air bags may not work in a crash.
Sun., May 27, 2018, 2:30 p.m.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is recalling more than 228,000 pounds of Spam and another product made by Minnesota-based Hormel after four consumers complained about metal objects in the food.
UPDATED: Sat., April 14, 2018, 9:56 a.m.
R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co. has issued a nationwide safety recall of all Vuse Vibe power units after consumer reports that batteries malfunctioned and caused the units to overheat and create …
Tue., April 3, 2018, 1:22 p.m.
A Las Vegas company was ordered to pull its herbal supplements off the market because some of its products tested positive for salmonella, part of a nationwide outbreak linked to …
Wed., March 14, 2018, 9:48 a.m.
Under pressure from U.S. regulators, Ford is recalling nearly 1.4 million midsize cars in North America because the steering wheels can detach from the steering column and drivers could lose …
Thu., March 8, 2018, 9:59 a.m.
The recall covers cars from the 2011 model year. Hyundai said a short circuit in the air bag control computer can stop the seat belts from tightening before a crash …
Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 4:45 p.m.
Fiat Chrysler is recalling about 229,000 Ram trucks, mostly in North America, because they can be shifted out of park without a key in the ignition or a foot on …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, 3:02 p.m.
State and federal authorities are investigating a raw pet food company based in a Seattle suburb after finding a pattern of salmonella and listeria contamination in its products.
Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Harley-Davidson is recalling over 250,000 motorcycles worldwide because the brakes might fail.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Ford is telling owners of about 2,900 Ranger small pickup trucks not to drive them after finding out that an exploding Takata air bag inflator killed a driver in West …
Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 2:10 p.m.
An additional 1 million Toyota and Honda vehicles in the U.S. are being recalled as part of a third wave of recalls planned by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 10:38 a.m.
Ikea relaunched a recall of 17.3 million chests and dressers Tuesday after the death of an eighth child.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
A woman who was seriously hurt by an exploding Takata air bag inflator in a 2013 crash is helping Honda’s effort to persuade car owners to get the dangerous parts …
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
Honda is recalling about 900,000 of its Odyssey minivans because the second-row seats may tip forward if not properly latched.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 7:51 p.m.
A new report on recalls of potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators shows that automakers have replaced only 43 percent of the faulty parts even though recalls have been under …
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 11:10 a.m.
Mitsubishi is recalling nearly 84,000 small cars in the U.S. because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 11:07 a.m.
U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that a Volkswagen recall may not fix a wiring problem that can stop the front driver’s air bag from inflating in a crash.
Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 9:02 a.m.
Karen Weaver was elected mayor of Flint two years ago arguing that her predecessor had bungled the response to the city’s lead-contaminated water crisis.
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
BMW is recalling more than 1 million cars and SUVs in two U.S. recalls due to the risk of fires under the hood, and it’s recommending that they be parked …
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 10:40 a.m.
More than 40 million fire extinguishers in the U.S. and Canada are being recalled because they might not work in an emergency.
Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
Ford is recalling over 73,000 full-sized vans in North America to fix a wiring problem that could cause fires and other electrical issues.
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017, 10:22 a.m.
Morocco has recalled its ambassador to Algeria after the Algerian foreign minister claimed Moroccan banks launder money from hashish trafficking.
Thu., Oct. 19, 2017, 4:17 p.m.
General Motors Co. has reached a $120 million settlement with 49 states and the District of Columbia over its defective ignition switches.
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 11:24 a.m.
Toyota Motor Co. is recalling 347,120 Sienna minivans worldwide because they can shift out of the “park” position and roll away.
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 10:08 a.m.
BMW is recalling more than 85,000 SUVs in the U.S. because a mat that detects front-seat passengers can fail, meaning the air bag might not inflate in a crash.
Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 12:47 p.m.
The recall covers the Radian R100, Radian R120, Radian RXT, Olympia, Pacifica, and Rainier convertible and booster seats. They were made from as early as January of 2014 to September …