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.

Nissan cites high humidity in Sentra recall

April 21, 2015—Nissan North America recalled 2006 Sentra vehicles that were manufactured from Jan. 2, 2006, through Aug. 26, 2006 and that originally were sold or currently are registered in geographic locations that have high absolute humidity.

BMW cites air-bag failure in MINI Cooper, Cooper S recall

April 20, 2015—BMW of North America recalled 2005–2006 MINI Cooper and Cooper S vehicles that were manufactured from Jan. 5, 2005, through Nov. 28, 2006, and 2005–2008 MINI Cooper Convertible and Cooper S Convertible vehicles that were manufactured from Jan. 5, 2005, through July 31, 2008.

Volkswagen cites ignition issue in Routan recall

April 16, 2015—Volkswagen Group of America recalled 2009 Routan vehicles that were manufactured from June 25, 2008, through June 10, 2009, and 2010 Routan vehicles that were manufactured from Oct. 1, 2009, through Aug. 11, 2010, because the ignition key might move inadvertently into the ‘off’ or ‘accessory’ position.