Mazda recalls 2003–2006 vehicles because of air-bag defect

Dec. 15, 2014—Mazda Motor recalled certain 2003–2006 Mazda6 and 2004–2005 B-series, MPV and RX-8 vehicles, because excessive internal pressure in the passenger-side front air bag might cause the inflator to rupture upon deployment.

Ford cites brake-light failure in F-150 recall

Dec. 12, 2014—Ford Motor recalled 2014 F-150 pickups that were manufactured from March 1, 2014, through March 13, 2014, because a brake-pedal position switch might be installed improperly.

Keystone travel trailer recall faults circuit breaker

Dec. 11, 2014—Keystone RV recalled 2015 Laredo travel trailers that were manufactured from July 7, 2014, through Oct. 14, 2014. In the affected vehicles, a circuit breaker might rub against the propane cylinder.

Dynamic cites failure in tire recall

Dec. 9, 2014—Dynamic Tire recalled its size ST225/75 R15 Towmax STR tires that were manufactured from June 15, 2014, through Oct. 14, 2014. The affected tires might have incorrect load-capacity and inflation-pressure stampings.

Hyundai recalls Genesis, Equus because brake lights might fail

Dec. 9, 2014—Hyundai Motor recalled 2009–2011 Genesis vehicles that were manufactured from April 30, 2008, through Nov. 21, 2010, and 2011 Equus vehicles that were manufactured from July 31, 2010, through Nov. 21, 2010. A faulty circuit might cause the brake lights to fail.

Yamaha cites tire assembly in motorcycle recall

Dec. 4, 2014—Yamaha Motor recalled 2014 YZF-R6 motorcycles that were manufactured from Aug. 1, 2014, through Sept. 1, 2014. The front and rear wheels of the affected motorcycles might have been manufactured with insufficient hardness.

Honda recalls vehicles because air bag might fail

Nov. 10, 2014—Honda Motor recalled certain 2001–2005 Honda Civic, 2003–2004 Civic CNG and Element, 2002–2005 CR-V, 2002–2004 Odyssey, 2003–2005 Accord, Pilot, Civic Hybrid, and Acura MDX, 2005 Acura RL and 2006 Honda Ridgeline vehicles.

Nissan cites air-bag failure in vehicle recall

Nov. 10, 2014—Nissan Motor recalled certain 2003–2005 Infiniti FX35 and FX45, 2003–2004 Infiniti I35, 2006 Infiniti M35 and M45, 2003–2004 Nissan Pathfinder and 2004–2006 Nissan Sentra vehicles.

Air-bag failure cited in recall of Audi A4, S4, allroad

Nov. 5, 2014—Volkswagen Group recalled 2013–2015 Audi A4 and S4 vehicles that were manufactured from Feb. 16, 2012, through Oct. 21, 2014, and Audi allroad vehicles that were manufactured from March 12, 2012, through Oct. 21, 2014.