GM cites air-bag failure in vehicle recall

June 1, 2015—General Motors recalled 2007–2008 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD and 3500HD trucks that were manufactured from Nov. 28, 2006, through Aug. 29, 2008; and 2007–2008 GMC Sierra 2500HD and 3500HD trucks that were manufactured from Nov. 27, 2006, through Aug. 29, 2008.

Subaru recalls Impreza, Saab 9-2x because air bag might fail

June 1, 2015—Subaru of America recalled 2004–2005 Impreza vehicles that were manufactured from Jan. 28, 2003, through May 31, 2005; and 2005 Saab 9-2x vehicles that were manufactured from Feb. 11, 2004, through March 17, 2005. The affected vehicles are equipped with a passenger-side front air bag that might be susceptible to moisture intrusion over time, which could cause the inflator to rupture upon its deployment.

Shandong Jinyu Industrial cites belt separation in tire recall

June 1, 2015—Shandong Jinyu Industrial recalled Jinyu YS78 and Evergreen ES89 AT tires, in size LT225/75R16, that were manufactured from April 1, 2011, through Aug. 31, 2014, and have a Department of Transportation date code from 1611 through 4314.

Toyota cites air bag in vehicle recall

May 15, 2015—Toyota Motor recalled 2005–2007 Lexus SC, Toyota Corolla, Toyota Corolla Matrix, Toyota Sequoia and Pontiac Vibe, and 2005–2006 Toyota Tundra vehicles that originally were sold in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas, as well as American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, Saipan and the U.S. Virgin Islands. 

Honda cites shock absorber in motorcycle recall

May 13, 2015—Honda Motor recalled its 2014 Honda CBR1000S motorcycles that were manufactured from Dec. 9, 2013, through March 28, 2014, and 2015 Honda CBR1000S motorcycles that were manufactured from Oct. 20, 2014, through Feb. 27, 2015.

Ford cites loss of power-steering assist in vehicle recall

May 4, 2015—Ford Motor recalled certain 2013–2015 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ vehicles that were manufactured from Feb. 3, 2012, through March 20, 2015, and 2015 Ford Edge vehicles that were manufactured from Feb. 26, 2015, through Feb. 28, 2015.

KTM cites brake line in motorcycle recall

May 1, 2015—KTM North America recalled 2015 690 Enduro R motorcycles that were manufactured from Nov. 1, 2014, through Feb. 28, 2015. The rear brake line might be damaged or subject to damage that’s caused by contact with the spring clamp of the crankcase ventilation hose.

Hyundai recalls Accent because air bag might fail

May 1, 2015—Hyundai Motors recalled 2015 Accent vehicles that were manufactured from Sept. 15, 2014, through Feb. 10, 2015. In very cold temperatures, the occupant-detection system (ODS) might not be able to determine if a child-restraint seat is in the front passenger seat.