GM recalls Chevy Malibu for possible flaw in brakes

May 15, 2014—General Motors recalled 2014 Chevrolet Malibu vehicles that were manufactured from June 12, 2013, through May 2, 2014, and are equipped with a 2.5-liter engine that has the automatic stop-start option.

Ford recalls C-Max, Escape because air bag might fail

May 12, 2014—Ford Motor recalled 2013–2014 C-Max and Escape vehicles, because the restraint control module (RCM) might have errors in the programming software, which could result in a delayed deployment of the side curtain rollover air bag.

Polaris cites engine seizure in motorcycle recall

May 2, 2014—Polaris Industries recalled certain 2014 motorcycles, because the crankcase might have been machined incorrectly, which would cause insufficient clearance between the crankcase and the crankshaft.

Jaguar cites rear-wheel alignment in vehicle recall

April 23, 2014—Jaguar Land Rover North America recalled 2013–2014 XF, XJ and XK vehicles, because the toe links, which are components that are used to control rear-wheel alignment, can separate from the rear subframe.

Ford cites loose seat-back assembly in vehicle recall

April 14, 2014—Ford Motor recalled certain 2013–2014 vehicles, because the driver and passenger seat-back assemblies might have been produced with substandard weld joints that are used to attach the seat-back-recliner mechanism to the seat frame.

GM recalls vehicles because of oil leak

April 1, 2014—General Motors recalled certain 2014–2015 Chevrolet and GMC vehicles, because these vehicles might have a transmission oil cooler line that isn’t seated securely in the fitting.

GM cites power steering failure in vehicle recall

April 1, 2014—General Motors recalled 2004–2006 and 2008–2009 Chevrolet Malibu, 2004–2006 Chevy Malibu Maxx, 2009–2010 Chevy HHR, 2010 Chevy Cobalt, 2005–2009 Pontiac G6, 2008–2009 Saturn Aura and 2004–2007 Saturn Ion vehicles.

GM cites loss of power in Chevrolet Cruze recall

March 31, 2014—General Motors recalled 2013–2014 Chevrolet Cruze vehicles that were manufactured from Nov. 28, 2012, through March 7, 2014, and are equipped with a 1.4-liter turbocharged engine. On the affected vehicles, the right front-half shaft might fracture and separate.

Nissan cites air-bag sensor in 2013–2014 vehicle recall

March 26, 2014—Nissan Motor recalled certain 2013–2014 Nissan and Infiniti vehicles, because the occupant classification system (OCS) software might classify the passenger seat as empty when the seat actually is occupied.

GM recalls Chevy Express, GMC Savana, citing air bag

March 18, 2014—General Motors recalled 2009–2014 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana vehicles that were manufactured from Jan. 27, 2009, through March 7, 2014, that have a gross-vehicle-weight rating of 10,000 pounds or less and are equipped with front-passenger air bags.