Product Recalls

Posted By The Carlson Law Firm || 27-Aug-2012

  • 2012 Honda Civic – Seal in gas line may be misaligned, posing fire hazard.
  • 2011 Cadillac SRX, Chevrolet Equinox, and GMC Terrain – Defective seatbelt buckle anchor for driver and front passenger can break apart in a crash.
  • 2011 Dodge Ram Pickup – Leak in power steering line can leak fluid onto hot engine, causing fire.
  • 2011 Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX Crossovers – Defect in software associated with electronic body control module can lead to electrical short.
  • 2011 Ford Explorer – Manual recliner mechanism in second row seats can cause seatback failure in a crash.
  • 2011 Ford F-150, F-250, F-350, F-450, F-550 Trucks, Ford Edge, and Lincoln MKX – Defect in electrical system in control module causes electrical short and can lead to fire.
  • 2011 Giant Anthem Bicycle – Defect in frame can crack at junction of seat post and top tube, posing hazard.
  • 2011 Hyundai Sonata Sedan – Defect in power steering causes loss of steering control, which can lead to crash.
  • 2010-2011 Cadillac DTS and Buick Lucerne Sedans – Defect in power steering line leads to fluid leak, causing loss of power steering and risk of crash.
  • 2010-2011 Dodge Ram Truck – Power steering defect leads to brake pedals that are slow to return after application, causing risk of collision.
  • 2010-2011 Jeep Wrangler – Loose fasteners on front and rear axles can cause poor steering and handling or cause loss of control of vehicle.
  • 2010-2011 Telstar and Electra Light Bulbs – Defective component causes overheating, posing fire hazard.
  • 2010 Cadillac SRX Crossover – Defect causes leak of power steering fluid and results in steering problems that can lead to crash.
  • 2010 Chrysler 300, Sebring, Dodge Avenger, Challenger, and Journey – Leak in power steering line can leak fluid onto hot engine, causing fire.
  • 2010 Chrysler Sebring, Dodge Avenger, Dodge Nitro, Jeep Liberty, Jeep Commander, and Jeep Grand Cherokee – Defective brake component causes sudden and unexpected brake failure. This is part of a 24,000-vehicle recall by Chrysler.
  • 2010 Dodge Nitro, Dodge Ram, Jeep Liberty, and Jeep Wrangler – Defective brake tube causes loss of brake fluid, making it difficult to brake and posing threat of crash.
  • 2010 Easton EC9Zero Bicycle Seat Posts – Carbon clamp can crack, posing hazard to user.
  • 2009 Master Forge 5-Burner Gas Grill – Placement of rubber hose on gas tank causes contact with burner box, causing hose to melt and rupture when grill is lit. This poses a fire and burn hazard.
  • 2008-2011 Toyota FJ Cruiser, Landcruiser, Sequoia, Tacoma, and Tundra – Faulty tire pressure monitoring system fails to detect low tire pressure.
  • 2008-2010 BMW 135i, 535i, and X6 – Fuel pump failure causes engine malfunction.
  • 2008-2010 Nissan Titan, Armada, Quest, and Infiniti QX56 Vehicles – Defective brake pedal pins cause braking failure and potential collision.
  • 2008-2010 Honda Accord – Vehicles equipped with Honda accessory nose mask suffered defects causing hood to open while vehicle is being driven, reducing driver visibility and causing risk of a crash.
  • 2008-2009 Bridgestone Exedra Motorcycle Tire – Defect in tire causes it to suffer from torque-induced degradation, resulting in interlinear cracking.
  • 2008-2009 Continental Tires on Ford F-250 and F-350 Trucks – Defect in tires causes uneven wear, vibration, or tread separation.
  • 2008-2009 Dorel Safety 1st Maxi-Cosi, Coscof Eddie Bauer, and Julie Vallese Child Safety Seats –Defectiveharness locking and release button causes harness not to hold child securely when in use.
  • 2008-2009 Kumho Tire Mohave Light Truck All-Terrain Tires – Defect causes vehicle’s handling to become difficult when operated under load.
  • 2008 Chrysler Town and Country Vans and Dodge Caravans – Water leak at heating and air conditioner drain leads to inadvertent airbag deployment.
  • 2008 Cooper CS Touring Tires – Inadequate curing time causes defect leading to tread separation.
  • 2008 Dodge Avenger – Defective door latches fail to work properly.
  • 2008 Ford F-Series Diesel Super Duty Truck – Defect causes leaking fuel or oil to ignite when trapped in diesel particulate filter, causing fire.
  • 2008 Ford F250 through F550 Super Duty Truck – Defective weld on driver’s front seat back can crack, causing injury.
  • 2008 Infiniti EX35 SUV – Incorrectly programmed software causes passenger-side airbags to fail.
  • 2008 Toyota Highlander and Highlander Hybrid – Defective seatbelt component causes spool out when used with child restraint.
  • 2007-2011 Suzuki KingQuad ATVs – Defective plastic fuel tanks can develop leaks, causing file hazard.
  • 2007-2010 BMW 335i – Fuel pump failure causes engine malfunction.
  • 2007-2010 Pontiac G5 – Defective power steering component causes power steering to fail during use. This is part of a recall of 1.3 million Chevrolet and Pontiac vehicles.
  • 2007-2009 Dream on Me Drop-Side Cribs – Drop side detaches from crib, causing entrapment, strangulation, or suffocation risk. The cribs were sold at Toys R IJs, Wal-Mart, and Target stores.
  • 2007-2009 Volkswagen Golf, Jetta, Jetta Sportwagen, and Rabbit – Improperly placed fuel line causes rupture of fuel line, leading to fire.
  • 2007-2008 Chevrolet Silverado, Tahoe, Avalanche, Suburban, Cadillac Escalade, GMC Acadia, Sierra, and Yukon – Defective windshield wiper system can cause short circuit and risk of fire.
  • 2007-2008 Chrysler Sebring and Avenger – Defective electrical connectors in monitoring system cause engine stalling.
  • 2007-2008 Firestone FR380/P235/75R15 Tires – Defects cause vibrations and groove cracking, leading to tread distortion and tread separation.
  • 2007-2008 Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator SUV – Defective fuel hoses crack and leak fuel, potentially causing fire.
  • 2007-2008 Honda Odyssey Minivan and Element Truck – Braking system defect causes vehicle to be difficult to stop.
  • 2007-2008 Honda TRX 420 Rancher All-Terrain Vehicle – Defective rubber CV boot punctures, causing sudden loss of steering control.
  • 2007-2008 Nissan Altima, 350Z, Murano, Rogue, and Infiniti EX35, G35, and G37 – Defective electrical component in airbag sensor causes airbag to malfunction.
  • 2007-2008 Nissan Sentra – Defective brake cylinder may cause brake failure.
  • 2007 Arctic Cat 90cc DVX and Utility Model All Terrain Vehicle – Defective assembly of handlebar base causes bolts and nuts to loosen, resulting in loss of steering control.
  • 2007 Chevrolet Aveo – Defective fuel line causes vehicle to ignite in collisions.
  • 2007 Chevrolet Kodiak, T-Series, F-Series, and H-Series Passenger Vehicles – Defective air compressor does not build enough air pressure to support air brake system.
  • 2007 Chrysler Sebring and Chrysler 300 – Faulty brake system computer causes loss of antilock brakes and traction control.
  • 2007 Dodge Nitro, Dodge Magnum, Dodge Charger and Dodge Caliber – Faulty brake system computer causes loss of antilock brakes and traction control.
  • 2007 Honda TRX 500 ATV – Defective throttle allows water to enter, causing throttle to stick open.
  • 2007 Jeep Commander, Jeep Compass, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Liberty and Jeep Wrangler – Faulty brake system computer causes loss of antilock brakes and traction control.
  • 2007 Jeep Wrangler and Dodge Nitro – Defect in braking system causes delay in braking when drivers try to come to a stop after coasting uphill.
  • 2007 Nissan Altima – Defective air filter can catch fire if it comes in contact with hot object.
  • 2007 Saturn Sky Convertible – Defective seal on rear axle pinion leaks fluid, causing loss of control.
  • 2006-2010 Volkswagen Beetle – Improperly placed fuel line causes rupture of fuel line, leading to fire.
  • 2006-2009 Dodge Charger and Magnum Police Vehicle – Defective gear shift cable may become disengaged causing unexpected crash.
  • 2006-2008 Chevrolet HHR Wagon – Vehicles not equipped with optional roof rail-mounted airbags fail GM’s side-impact tests.
  • 2006-2008 Hummer H2, Cadillac DTS, and Buick Lucerne – Defective windshield wiper system can cause short circuit and risk of fire.
  • 2006-2008 Hyundai Sonata – Airbag defect causes vehicle to miss-classify a small adult as a child and shut off passenger airbag.
  • 2006-2008 Jeep Wrangler – Failure to equip with transmission fluid temperature warning system causes fluid to boil over, causing fire hazard.
  • 2006-2008 KYMCO MXU 500 All Terrain Vehicle – Defective pivot bolts cause rear swing arm to detach, causing loss of control.
  • 2006-2008 Lexus GS300/350, IS250/350, and LS460/460L – Defective surfaces on fuel delivery pipes cause leakage and possible fire.
  • 2006-2008 Polaris “Outlaw IRS” ATV – Defective retention bolt comes loose, causing rear wheels to lock up.
  • 2006-2007 Fisher-Price Geo Trax Locomotive Toys – Toys contain excessive levels of lead.
  • 2006-2007 Honda Civic – Defective wheel-bearing seal can leak and lead to a wheel falling off the car
  • 2006-2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Commander SUV – Defect in braking system causes delay in braking when drivers try to come to a stop after coasting uphill.
  • 2006-2007 Pontiac Solstice – Defective seal on rear axle pinion leaks fluid, causing loss of control.
  • 2006 BMW 3-Series – Defect causes front-passenger side airbag to fail to deploy in crash.
  • 2006 Buick Lucerne – Defective power steering hose is prone to separate, causing loss of power steering.
  • 2006 Cadillac DTS – Defective power steering hose is prone to separate, causing loss of power steering.
  • 2006 Firestone Destination A Tire – Manufacturing flaw can lead to tread separation.
  • 2006 Ford Escape Hybrid SUV – Drive train shaft may fracture, causing vehicle to move, even in the park position.
  • 2006 Honda Ridgeline Pickup – Defective fuel pump component causes the engine to stop and fail to restart.
  • 2006 Honda TRX450ER All Terrain Vehicle – Defective front suspension and ball joint results in rapid wear and ball joint separation, causing loss of steering control.
  • 2006 Isuzu i280 and i350 Pickup – Defective component in brake lights may cause them to stop working or stay on.
  • 2006 Mazda 5 Minivan – Defective exhaust system causes fire.
  • 2006 Nissan Murano – Incorrectly programmed software causes passenger-side airbags to fail.
  • 2006 Polaris Hawkeye 2X4 and Hawkeye 4X4 ATV – Defective steering post breaks, causing loss of steering control.
  • 2005-2010 Chevrolet Cobalt – Defective power steering component causes power steering to fail during use. This is part of a recall of 1.3 million Chevrolet and Pontiac vehicles.
  • 2005-2010 Gerber Legendary Blades Gator Combo Axe – Knife in axe handle can be ejected when axe is used for chopping, posing laceration hazard.
  • 2005-2010 IKEA Sniglar Cribs – Defective bolts fail to secure mattress support, which can detach and collapse, creating risk of entrapment and suffocation.
  • 2005-2010 Ryobi 1/4 Sheet Sander – Pieces of fan break from fan assembly and can be ejected from product, posing laceration hazard.
  • 2005-2007 Cadillac CTS and STS Sedan and SRX Crossover – Defective seal on rear axle pinion leaks fluid, causing loss of control.
  • 2005-2007 Hyundai Tucson – Defective airbag component prevents airbag from deploying properly.
  • 2005-2007 Nissan Infinity G35 Sedans and Coups – Defect causes airbag not to deploy in crash.
  • 2005-2006 Acura TL, Acura RL, and Acura TSX – Defective fuel pump causes engine to stop and fail to restart.
  • 2005-2006 Chevrolet Cobalt – Incorrect assembly resulted in no roof-mounted side impact airbags.
  • 2005-2006 Chevrolet Corvette – Detachable roof flies off while driving.
  • 2005-2006 Chrysler Pacifica SUV – Defect in the software governing the fuel pump and power train control can cause engine to stall.
  • 2005-2006 Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan Minivans – 355,562 vehicles have been recalled due to defective front airbag crash sensors that become inoperative, causing airbags to fail.
  • 2005-2006 Ford F150 Pickup – Defective hose in brake system causes loss of braking ability.
  • 2005-2006 Ford F-150 Pickup – Wiring short in airbag system may cause airbags to deploy without warning.
  • 2005-2006 Ford Freestar Minivan – Defective door latch may open while vehicle is in motion.
  • 2005-2006 Graco Contempo High Chair – Defective construction causes high chair to collapse while in use.
  • 2005-2006 Honda Accord, Odyssey, and Ridgeline Pickup – Defective fuel pump causes engine to stop and fail to restart.
  • 2005-2006 Honda Civic Hybrid – Defective voltage converter causes short circuit, stopping the engine and preventing it from restarting.
  • 2005-2006 Insignia 26-Inch Flat Panel LCD Television Sold by Best Buy – Defective power supply can fail, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.
  • 2005-2006 Lexus IS250, GS300, and GS430 Sedan – Defective front seat seatbelt control mechanism causes them to be difficult to buckle and may lead to failure in a collision.
  • 2005-2006 Lincoln Mark LT Pickup – Defective hose in brake system causes loss of braking ability.
  • 2005-2006 Mitsubishi “I” Minivan – Assembly defect in passenger-side airbags may cause failure to fully inflate.
  • 2005-2006 Nissan Altima and Sentra – Defective sensor causes engine stalling.
  • 2005-2006 Nissan Frontier King Cab Pickup – Defective fuel cap comes off and allows fuel spill in side collisions.
  • 2005-2006 Suzuki GSX-R1000 Motorcycle – Defect causes breakage of motorcycle frame during operation, leading to crash.
  • 2005-2006 Toyota Scion TC – Defect in the side and curtain airbags may cause them to deploy if the car door is closed too hard.
  • 2005 Acura TL, Acura RL, Acura TSX – Defective fuel pump component causes the engine to stop and fail to restart.
  • 2005 Buick Ranier – Improperly fitted windshield falls out during accidents.
  • 2005 Chevrolet Corvette – Defective accelerators stick causing loss of control.
  • 2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer – Improperly fitted windshield falls out during accidents.
  • 2005 Chrysler 300 – Defective automatic transmission gearing.
  • 2005 Chrysler Town and Country Minivan – Defective airbag sensors corrode, causing airbags to fail to deploy.
  • 2005 Dodge Caravan – Defective airbag sensors corrode, causing airbags to fail to deploy.
  • 2005 Dodge Magnum – Defective automatic transmission gearing.
  • 2005 Ford Escape – Defective padding on driver’s side subjects driver to unreasonable risk of head injury in a crash.
  • 2005 Ford Five Hundred and Montego Sedan – Door latch may let in water and open while vehicle is in motion.
  • 2005 Ford Super Duty Pickup – Defective fuel system can cause fuel leaks and fire.
  • 2005 GMC Envoy – Improperly fitted windshield falls out during accidents.
  • 2005 Isuzu Ascender – Improperly fitted windshield falls out during accidents.
  • 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Defective transmission causes engine fire.
  • 2005 Mercury Mariner – Defective foam padding design on driver’s side subjects driver to unreasonable risk of head injury in a crash.
  • 2005 Polaris Ranger SUV – Defective weld in lower steering shaft causes loss of control of vehicle.
  • 2005 Suzuki Eiger ATV – Defective plastic fuel tank leaks, causing fire.
  • 2004-2009 Dorel Asia SRL Bunk Beds – Side rails can split, causing bunk bed to collapse. The beds were sold at Wal-Mart, K-Mart and Target stores.
  • 2004-2008 Graco Passage, Alano, and Spree Stroller – Hinges on stroller canopy pose fingertip amputation and laceration hazard to child.
  • 2004-2007 Kia Spectra – Fuel tank can drop to the ground, causing fire.
  • 2004-2007 Toyota Sequoia – Defective front suspension lower ball joint can cause difficulty steering.
  • 2004-2006 BMW X3, 3-Series, and 5-Series – 200,000 vehicles have been recalled due to defect in front-passenger airbag that fails to deploy in a crash.
  • 2004-2006 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon Pickups – Defective component in brake lights may cause them to stop working or stay on.
  • 2004-2006 Jeep Liberty, Dodge Durango, and Dodge Avenger – Integrated circuit defect causes overheating and engine failure.
  • 2004-2006 Toyota Prius – Defective component in steering shaft can loosen or crack causing steering failure.
  • 2004-2006 Toyota Tundra – Defective front suspension lower ball joint can cause difficulty steering.
  • 2004-2005 Cadillac XLR – Defective accelerators stick causing loss of control.
  • 2004-2005 Chevrolet Suburban and Silverado – Defective pressure accumulator in braking system cracks during use causing difficulty in braking and steering.
  • 2004-2005 Cooper Tires – Defective manufacturing causes sidewall cracks and leaks. Tire models include Discoverer S / T, Dean Mud Terrain Radial, SXT Durango Radial, XTR Mastercraft Courser, C/T Dick Cepek Radial, FCII Mesa CIT. Pro Comp Xtreme A/ T, Tempra Trailcutter Radial RT, Dean Alpha 364 A / S, Mastercraft A/X, Starfire Flight-Line IV, Trendsetter SE Cooper, Zeon 2XS, Mastercraft Avenger ZHP.
  • 2004-2005 Ford Excursion – Defective fuel system results in stalling.
  • 2004-2005 Ford Super Duty Pickups and Excursions – 258,779 vehicles have been recalled due to defective fuel line that leads to stalling or fire.
  • 2004-2005 GMC Yukon XL – Defective pressure accumulator in braking system cracks during use causing difficulty in braking and steering.
  • 2004-2005 Honda Accord – Defectively placed driver’s side airbag seat positioning sensor increases risk to smaller drivers in frontal crashes.
  • 2004-2005 Hummer H2 – Defective pressure accumulator in braking system cracks during use causing difficulty in braking and steering.
  • 2004-2005 Hyundai Elantra Sedan – Defective front seat sensor allows airbag to deploy when car seat is installed.
  • 2004-2005 Kia Spectra Sedan – Defective front seat sensor allows airbag to deploy when car seat is installed.
  • 2004-2005 Mitsubishi Endeavor SUV – Defective parking brake does not work properly and can fail on a slope.
  • 2004-2005 Suzuki Eiger and Vinson All Terrain Vehicle – Incorrectly sized mounting bolt under the fuel tank can result in fuel leakage and fire hazard.
  • 2004-2005 Toyota Sienna Minivan – Defective seatbelt retractor.
  • 2004 Buick Ranier – Defective accelerators stick causing loss of control.
  • 2004 Cadillac XLR and SRX SUV – Defective acceleration system causes accelerator not to work in cold temperatures.
  • 2004 Chevrolet Malibu – Defective seat belt anchor that detaches in collision, and defective anti-lock brake system controller.
  • 2004 Chrysler Pacifica – Engine defect causing unexpected stalling and collisions.
  • 2004 Hyundai Elantra – Defective “smart” airbag component causes airbag not to deploy.
  • 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Defective engine sensor causes engine to unexpectedly stall.
  • 2004 Jeep Liberty – Defective door locks.
  • 2004 John Deer Compact Utility Tractor – Defective bolts securing “Roll Over Protection Structure” shear off.
  • 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix – Defective acceleration system causes accelerator not to work in cold temperatures.
  • Various 2003-2010 Year Model Toyota Vehicles – Defect in accelerator system causes sudden unintended acceleration. The recall includes over seven million vehicles to date.
  • 2003-2006 Chevrolet Express Van – Defective seatbelts do not latch properly.
  • 2003-2006 GMC Savanna Van – Defective seatbelts do not latch properly.
  • 2003-2005 Chrysler Crown Victoria Police Cruisers – Defective steel wheels develop cracks causing rapid air loss during high-speed pursuits.
  • 2003-2005 Dodge Ram Pickup – Defective transmission causes truck to roll while in park.
  • 2003-2004 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC sierra, Chevrolet Avalanche, and Cadillac Escalade – Defective tailgate cable fails without warning causing injury.
  • 2003-2004 Electrolux Husqvarna Lawn Tractor – Location of fuel line clamp causes abrasions on fuel tank, resulting in fuel tank leak and fire hazard.
  • 2003-2004 Ford Mustang – Defective floor design causes accelerator pedal to become caught in floor carpeting leading to loss of control.
  • 2003-2004 Honda CR-V – Engine defect causing sudden fires.
  • 2003-2004 Honda Pilot – Defective automatic transmission leading to broken gear.
  • 2003-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Defective front seat electric seat heater element can overheat and lead to fire.
  • 2003-2004 Pontiac Vibe Hatchback – Defective front passenger glass bolts loosen, causing door glass to separate from window regulator.
  • 2003-2004 Toyota Corolla and Matrix – Defective front passenger glass bolts loosen, causing door glass to separate from window regulator.
  • 2003 Chevrolet Malibu, Pontiac Grand Am, and Oldsmobile Alero – Defective accelerators stick causing loss of control.
  • 2003 Ford F-150, F-250, F-350, F-450, F-550 Super Duty, and Excursion SUV – Defective cruise control switch system corrodes, overheats, and ignites, causing vehicle fires.
  • 2003 Ford Mustang Convertible and Ford Mustang GT – Defective floor design causes accelerator pedal to become caught in floor carpeting leading to loss of control.
  • 2003 Ford Taurus and Sable – Defective air filter causing fire.
  • 2003 Lincoln Blackwood Pickup – Defective cruise control switch system corrodes, overheats, and ignites, causing vehicle fires.
  • 2003 Mercedes-Benz C, CLK and E Class Models – Defective brake caliper causing brake failure and possible blowout.
  • 2003 Nissan Altima and Sentra – Defective sensor fails, causing vehicle to stop unexpectedly.
  • 2003 Pacific Cycle Mongoose Mountain Bike – Defective frame bends and breaks, causing injuries.
  • 2003 Volvo VM, Volvo VHD, and Volvo VT Trucks – Defective switch in lighting system may lead to overheating and fire.
  • 2002-2011 STIHL Trimmers, Brushcutters, Hedge Trimmers, Clearing Saws, and Backpack Blowers – Tool less fuel cap can distort, allowing fuel to spill, posing a fire and burn hazard.
  • 2002-2006 Jeep Liberty SUV – Defective front suspension lower ball joint can separate, causing loss of steering control.
  • 2002-2005 Cooper Dominator Sport A/T Tires – Defect causes tread separation.
  • 2002-2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, and Oldsmobile Bravada – Defective accelerators stick causing loss of control.
  • 2002-2004 Ford Escape and Mazda Tribute – 474,000 vehicles have been recalled due to defective accelerator cable that prevents engine from returning to idle position and thus increasing stopping distance.
  • 2002-2004 Honda Odyssey Minivan – Defective automatic transmission leading to broken gear.
  • 2002-2004 Mercedes SL – Defect Sensotronic Brake Control System.
  • 2002-2004 Nissan Frontier Pickup – Corrosion problem with lower steering column joint shaft limits steering movement, affecting steering.
  • 2002-2003 Buick Rendezvous – Defective rear lift gate opens in rear impact.
  • 2002-2003 Dodge Durango and Dakota Trucks – Upper ball joint separates, causing wheels to fall off.
  • 2002-2003 Honda Acura TL – Defective driver airbag may not deploy and metal fragments may cause injury or fatality to single-vehicle occupants.
  • 2002-2003 Honda CRV SUV – Defective transmission component preventing shifting into park.
  • 2002-2003 Jeep Liberty – Defective front suspension causing loss of control and accidents.
  • 2002-2003 Nissan Infinity FX35 and F45 SUV – Defective brake caliper causes brake failure and possible blowout.
  • 2002 Buick Rendezvous SUV – Defective rear lift gate opens in collision.
  • 2002 Ford F-250, F-350, King Ranch and Lariat Pickups – Vehicles were factory equipped with the wrong type of tires.
  • 2002 Ford Windstar – Defective seat belts causing failure to latch.
  • 2002 Honda Acura TL – Defective airbag components cause airbags to deploy with too much pressure, causing injury. This is part of a recall of 437,763 vehicles.
  • 2002 Honda Civic – Defective engine switch causing unexpected stalling. ‘
  • 2002 Honda CRV SUV – Ignition system defect causes vehicle to roll after it is parked and keys removed.
  • 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee – Onboard refueling vapor recovery system failure.
  • 2002 Nissan Altima and Sentra – Defective sensor causes engine stalling.
  • 2001-2005 Ford Escape SUV – 262,113 vehicles have been recalled due to a defect in the rear gate that causes it to open during a crash.
  • 2001-2004 Ford Escape SUV – Defect in antilock braking system causes fires.
  • 2001-2004 Mercedes T Model – Defective Sensotronic Brake Control System.
  • 2001-2004 Suzuki XL-7 SUV – Defective accelerator cable causing sticking and loss of control.
  • 2001-2003 Ford Escape – 3.0 liter engine defect ‘leading to unexpected engine stalling causing collisions.
  • 2001-2003 Honda Accord, Honda Civic, Odyssey Minivan, Honda CR-V, Acura 3.2 TL and Acura 3.2 CL – Defective airbag inflator causes deployment with too much pressure, causing inflator casing to rupture, resulting in injury or death.
  • 2001-2003 Mazda Tribute SUV – Defective engine components causing vehicle to unexpectedly stall.
  • 2001-2002 Acura MDX Light Truck – Defective automatic transmission leading to broken gear.
  • 2001-2002 Chevrolet Trailblazer, GMC Envoy, and Oldsmobile Bravada SUVs – Defective seat belt retractors.
  • 2001-2002 Dodge Dakota, Dodge Durango, and Dodge Ram – Transmission defect causes vehicle to shift out of park without the key in the ignition.
  • 2001-2002 Ford Windstar – Seat latches do not comply with Federal Motor Vehicle Standards.
  • 2001-2002 Honda Accord – Defective driver airbag may not deploy and metal fragments may cause injury or fatality to single-vehicle occupants.
  • 2001-2002 Honda Accord, Civic, Odyssey Minivan, and CR-V SUV — Defective airbag components cause airbags to deploy with too much pressure, causing injury. This is part of a recall of 437,763 vehicles.
  • 2001-2002 Saab 9-3 – Defective fuel pump leaks where gasoline line attaches.
  • 2001-2002 Volvo S60 – Defective electronic throttle module in the throttle control unit can malfunction, causing the vehicle to lose power without warning.
  • 2001 Ford Escape – Defective seat belt causing false latching.
  • 2001 Ford F-150 Pickup – Seat belt buckles falsely latch.
  • 2001 Ford F-150 Supercab – Defective cruise control system causes spontaneous fire.
  • 2001 Honda Civic – Defective driver airbag may not deploy and metal fragments may cause injury or fatality to single-vehicle occupants.
  • 2001 Toyota Corolla and Prius Hybrid – Faulty engine part can cause oil leak within engine causing vehicle to stop.
  • 2000-2003 Dodge Durango SUV and Dakota Pickup – Defect wheel assembly and defective ball joint causes premature wear on vehicle’s wheel assembly which can cause the wheels to fly off of vehicle.
  • 2000-2003 Ford Taurus and Sable – Defective brake lamps leading to numerous collisions.
  • 2000-2002 Ford Excursions – Faulty cruise control speed deactivations switch corrodes causing fires.
  • 2000-2002 Honda Stream Minivan, CR-V, Integra, and Civic Ferio – Loose bolt in power steering box may disable the steering wheel.
  • 2000-2002 Saab 9-3 and 9-5 – Defective ignition system causes overheating and engine failure.
  • 2000 Chevrolet C/K, Silverado Pickup, and Suburban SUV – Defective hydraulic pump drive shaft causes power steering and braking to fail.
  • 2000 Ford Navigator, Expedition, and F-150 Truck – 792,000 vehicles have been recalled due to defective cruise control system that causes vehicle fires.
  • 2000 GMC Savana Van, Sierra Pickup, and Yukon XL SUV – Defective hydraulic pump drive shaft causes power steering and braking to fail.
  • 1999-2004 Suzuki Grand Vitara SUV – Defective accelerator cable causing sticking and loss of control.
  • 1999-2003 BMW X5 SUV – Defective brake hose comes loose causing damage and possible collision and loss of braking.
  • 1999-2002 Volvo C70 and V70 – Defective electronic throttle module in the throttle control unit can malfunction, causing the vehicle to lose power without warning.
  • 1999-2000 Chevrolet Silverado Truck – Defective tailgate cables break when loads are placed on them.
  • 1999-2000 GMC Sierra Truck – Defective tailgate cables break when loads are placed on them.
  • 1999-2000 Volvo S70 and V70X – Defective electronic throttle module in the throttle control unit can malfunction, causing the vehicle to lose power without warning.
  • 1999 Honda Odyssey Minivans – Ignition system defect causes vehicle to roll after it is parked and keys removed.
  • 1998-2003 Chevrolet Lumina, Monte Carlo, and Impala – Potential leak of engine oil can cause engine fire. This is part of a recall of nearly 1.5 million GM vehicles.
  • 1998-2003 Ford Windstar Minivans – Defective rear axles can corrode and break.
  • 1998-2003 Oldsmobile Intrigue – Potential leak of engine oil can cause engine fire. This is part of a recall of nearly 1.5 million GM vehicles.
  • 1998-2003 Pontiac Grand Prix – Potential leak of engine oil can cause engine fire. This is part of a recall of nearly 1.5 million GM vehicles.
  • 1998-2003 Toyota Crown – Defective fuel system component causing fuel leak.
  • 1998-2002 Volkswagen Jetta and Beetle – Improper installation of brake light switch causes brake lights to either fail to function or fail to turn off. This defect has caused two separate recalls.
  • 1998-2001 Chevrolet Cavalier – Defective electronics causing fire in ignition system and steering column.
  • 1998-2001 Pontiac Sunfire – Defective electronics causing. fire in ignition system and steering column.
  • 1998-1999 Honda Accord – Ignition system defect causes vehicle to roll after it is parked and keys removed.
  • 1998-1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue – Defect causes oil drops to fall into exhaust system and trigger fire.
  • 1998 Buick Skylark – Defective electronics causing fire in ignition system and steering column.
  • 1998 Ford Explorers and Mercury Mountaineers – Faulty cruise control speed deactivations switch corrodes causing fires.
  • 1998 Oldsmobile Achieva – Defective electronics causing fire in ignition system and steering column.
  • 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue – Defective power steering components.
  • 1998 Pontiac Grand Am – Defective electronics causing fire in ignition system and steering column.
  • 1997-2003 Buick Regal – Potential leak of engine oil can cause engine fire. This is part of a recall of nearly 1.5 million GM vehicles.
  • 1997-2003 Ford E-Series Van, Excursion, F450 Super Duty and F550 Super Duty Trucks – Defective engine sensor leads to engine stalling.
  • 1997-2003 Pontiac Grand – Defect causes oil drops to fall into exhaust system and trigger fire.
  • 1997-2001 Maytag and Jenn-Air Dishwashers – Liquid rinse-aid leaks from dispenser into wiring, causing short-circuit and fire.
  • 1997-2001 Nissan Pathfinder and Infiniti QX-4 – Corrosion in gasoline tube allows fuel to leak, causing risk of fire.
  • 1997-1999 Dodge and Chrysler Minivans – Defective “D” pillar resulting in restraint system failure.
  • 1997-1999 Honda Acura – Ignition system defect causes vehicle to roll after it is parked and keys removed.
  • 1997-1998 Chevrolet Lumina – Defective power steering components.
  • 1997-1998 Chevrolet Malibu – Defective power steering components.
  • 1997-1998 Chevrolet Monte Carlo – Defective power steering components.
  • 1997-1998 Oldsmobile Cutlass – Defective power steering components.
  • 1997 Chevrolet Blazer – Seat belt defect.
  • 1997 Chrysler Voyager Minivan – Airbag failing to deploy.
  • 1997 Ford Escort – Defective air bag monitor causing failure to deploy.
  • 1997 Mercury Tracer – Defective air bag monitor causing failure to deploy.
  • 1996-2002 Ford F-450 Vans – Faulty cruise control speed deactivations switch corrodes causing fires.
  • 1996-2006 Ford F-Series Pickups, Explorers, Excursion SUVs, and Econoline Vans – Defective speed control deactivations switch causes switch to overheat and catch fire.
  • 1996-2001 Mitsubishi Galant, Galant Aspire, and Legnum Sedans – Defective joint in front-wheel suspension system.
  • 1996-1998 Buick Regal – Defective power steering components.
  • 1996 Dodge Ram Pickup – Defective ignition switch and electrical components causing engine fire,
  • 1996 Hyundai Accent – Lower control arm failure causes the vehicle to veer unexpectedly.
  • 1996 Pontiac Grand Prix – Defective power steering components.
  • 1996 Pontiac Sunbird – Defective rack and pinion steering components.
  • 1995-2000 Coleman, Coleman Evcon, and Red Tea Gas Furnaces for Mobile Homes – Defect in furnaces cause overheating, causing heat exchanger to crack or burn through, and can cause fire and smoke hazard.
  • 1995-1997 Oldsmobile Aurora Sedan – Defective fuel line causing fire.
  • 1994-2002 Ford F-250, F-350, F-450 and F-550 F-Super Duty Trucks – Faulty cruise control speed deactivations switch corrodes causing fires.
  • 1994 and 1997 Honda Odyssey Minivans, CRV SUVs, and Step Wagons – Defective soldering can melt and flow onto drivers’ feet.
  • 1994-1996 Ford Econoline Vans – Faulty cruise control speed deactivations switch corrodes causing fires.
  • 1994-1996 General Motors 4X4 Trucks and Blazers – Defective anti-lock brake system module causing collisions.
  • 1994-1995 Nissan Altima – Defective passenger side airbag.
  • 1991-2001 Ford Escape – Defective seat belt buckle fails to latch properly.
  • 1988-2005 Yamaha XV250, XVS11, and XVS65 Motorcycle – Defective mounting hardware may cause seat to fall off during use.
  • 1983-1995 Ford Bronco, Escort, Grand Marquis, Mustang, Sable, Taurus, Tempo, Thunderbird, Topaz and Town Car – Defective ignition system resulting in unexpected vehicle shut down and collisions.
  • Acer, Aspire-Series Notebook Computer – Internal microphone wire under palm rest can short circuit and overheat, causing burn hazard.
  • Audi – Defective headlight switch causing fire in the instrument panel.
  • Bad Boy Enterprises Classic Buggy Off-Road Vehicle – Defect causes vehicle to accelerate without warning, posing a risk of injury.
  • Barbeques Galore, Inc. “Turbo Sport” Portable Infrared Gas Grill – Defective regulators cause gas leaks, fires, and explosions.
  • BF Goodrich Land Terrain Tires – Defective tread ware indicators.
  • BF Goodrich Tires – Recalled because “they do not perform to company standards.” The subject tires carry the BF Goodrich, Uniroyal, Liberator, Medalist, Phantom, and Prospector brands.
  • Bridgestone Dueler A/T and Turanza EL41 Tires – Defect causes tread separation.
  • Bridgestone/Firestone Radial ATX, Radial AXII and Wilderness AT Tires – Defective design and manufacturing causes tread separation.
  • Briggs & Stratton 40 V-Twin Engines – Wiring on engines was incorrectly routed, leading to failure of shut-off mechanism, allowing engine to continue operating even with the key in the “off” position. The engines are found on Sears, Husqvarna, and Bad Boy Riding Mowers.
  • Cadillac SRX SUV – Defective antilock braking system.
  • Chevrolet Cruze – Defective intermediate steering shaft may cause loss of steering power and defective transmission shift link may cause vehicle to shift’.,gears unexpectedly.
  • Chevrolet Monte Carlo – Defective power steering components.
  • Chinese-Manufactured Westlake, Compass, Telluride, and YKS Tires – Various manufacturing defects cause tire failure.
  • Cleviprex Intravenous Hypertension Drug – Recall prompted by drug being contaminated with bits of steel that can disrupt blood flow to the brain, kidney, liver, heart, and lungs.
  • Continental Tires – Defective manufacture and / or design causes uneven wear, vibration, and possible tread separation.
  • Cooper Discoverer, Wildcat, and Wild Country Tires – Manufacturing defect causes sidewall separation.
  • DESA Heating Products BTU Portable Propane Connection Heaters – Defective burners cause “flashback” and fire.
  • Dewalt DG2900 Portable Generators – Defective ground fault interrupter malfunctions, causing risk of electric shock.
  • Digitek, Manufactured by Actavis Totowa – Heart medication was defectively manufactured with twice the approved level of active ingredient, causing adverse reactions, including death.
  • Dorel Branded Infant Car Seat Carriers – Defective handle comes loose, causing injury.
  • Electrolux ICON and Kenmore Pro 30 Gas Ranges – Defective part causes incomplete combustion and release of carbon monoxide, posing a risk of carbon monoxide poisoning.
  • Evenflo Envision High Chairs – Faulty screws can cause infants to fall or choke, and recall fasteners and metal screws on sides of high chair can loosen and fall out.
  • Evenflo Majestic High Chair – Defective assembly causes parts to come loose and seat backs to fall off during use, causing injury to children.
  • Family Dollar Store “Heat Wave” Oscillating Ceramic Heaters – Defective heaters can overheat and smoke, causing risk of fire.
  • Firestone Destination, ATX, Wilderness AT, Steeltex A/T, ATX II, Wilderness HT, and Firehawk GTA-02 Tires – Defect causes tread separation.
  • Ford Cruise Control Switch Fires – 4.6 million Ford vehicles have been recalled because faulty cruise control systems have been linked to engine fires.
  • Ford Escort – Failure of lug nuts causes wheels to come off.
  • Ford Explorer – Cruise control defect prevents cruise control from being turned off.
  • Ford F-150 Pickup – Defective warning light for anti-lock brake system.
  • Ford F-150 Pickup – Dual fuel tank defect resulting in fuel overflow.
  • Frigidaire Kenmore Wall Ovens – Gas build-up in oven cavity causes fire hazard. ,
  • General Electric Food Processor – Safety inter-lock system can fail, allowing operation without lid secured, posing a laceration hazard. In addition, the product can emit smoke or catch fire, posing fire hazard. The food processors were sold at Wal-Mart stores.
  • General Motors DeVille – Seat belt pretensioner defect.
  • GE Profile and Monogram Dishwashers – Water condensation can drop onto electronic control board, causing short circuit and resulting in overheating and fire.
  • Goodyear Load-Range E Tires – Defective design and manufacture causes tread separation.
  • GE Profile Free Standing Dual Fuel Ranges – Wiring in rear of range can overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard.
  • Haire America Freezer – Defective capacitor in freezer’s circuitry can overheat, causing fire hazard.
  • Husqvarna, Craftsman, Poulan, Weed Eater, Southern States, and Murray Lawn Tractors – Defect in the fuel line causes it to separate, creating a fire hazard.
  • Husqvarna, Cub Cadet, and Troy-Bilt Lawn Tractors – Wire connector on engine can become disconnected, causing operator’s seat switch to fail.
  • Hyundai Sonata and Elantra – Defective valve causes fuel leakage.
  • Infinity G35 – Brake defect causes loss of braking.
  • Various Jaguar Vehicles – Transmission defect causes vehicle to inadvertently slip into reverse gear. 67,798 vehicles are involved in the recall.
  • JC Penny Cooks Outdoor BBQ Grill – Defect in drip pan causes fire hazard.
  • Jeep Liberty – Defective suspension system components causes loss of control of vehicle.
  • John Deere Compact Utility Tractor – Incorrectly sized differential causes tractor to veer to the left when braking, posing risk of collision and injury.
  • John Deere EZTrak Zero Turn Lawnmowers – Bolt on steering lever can catch on tab on foot of lift stop and lock in place, sticking steering level in a forward position, posing risk of injury.
  • John Deere Gator XUV 620i Utility Vehicle – Defective fuel tank leaks from gap in the seam of the filler neck, posing a fire hazard.
  • Kelly Springfield Armorsteel KLHS Load-Range G Tires – Defective design and manufacture causes tread separation.
  • Kia Optima and Rio – Defective valve causes fuel leakage and risk of fire.
  • Levono Lithium-Ion Extended-Life ThinkPad Batteries – Defective batteries can pose a fire hazard if struck on the corner.
  • Lincoln Mark L-T Truck – Defective warning light for anti-lock brake system.
  • MacPherson’s Children’s Art Easel – Chalkboard surface coating contains high levels of lead, violating federal lead paint standards.
  • Michelin Pilot Power and Pilot Power 2 CT Motorcycle Tires – Manufacturing defect causes deformation, vibration, and tread separation.
  • Moderne and Loft Cribs by NettoCollection – Crib slats can separate from side rails, posing entrapment and strangulation hazard.
  • MTD Log Splitter – Defective control handle fails to automatically return to neutral position posing risk of amputation of user’s hands and fingers. The log splitters were sold at Home Depot, Lowe’s, Menards, Sears, and Wal-Mart.
  • Nissan Elgrand, Serena, and Cefiro Minivans – 345,000 vehicles have been recalled due to faulty brakes and fuel gauges.
  • Nissan March and Mycra Subcompacts – Defect in ignition system causes engine to stall. The recall involves 2.14 million vehicles worldwide.
  • Nissan Quest Minivan – Defective front passenger airbag causes inadvertent deployment and injury.
  • Panasonic Lithium-Ion Notebook Computer Batteries – Defect can lead to fire.
  • Perfect Flame SLG Series Gas Grill – Defect in burner causes deterioration and irregular flames, resulting in fire hazard.
  • Pirelli Desert Dog Tires – Tread separation defect.
  • RadioShack Danbar Knight Hawk Toy Helicopter – Defective battery housing can overheat while charging, posing fire hazard.
  • Robertshaw Controls Gas Valves – Defective magnet heads in commercial cooking equipment causes gas explosions and fires.
  • Samara Brothers “Starting Out” Toddler Shirts and Overalls – These children’s clothes, sold at Dillard’s, have been recalled because their snaps contain excessive amounts of lead.
  • Sanofi Pasteur Swine Flu Vaccine – 800,000 doses have been recalled because they are not potent enough to protect against the virus.
  • Simplicity and Graco Cribs – Drop sides of cribs detach or hardware fails to hold the side, causing entrapment and suffocation risk.
  • Sony-Manufactured Lithium-Ion Notebook Computer Batteries – Defect can lead to fire. The batteries have been installed in notebook computers manufactured by Dell, Apple, Lenovo, Toshiba, and Fujitsu.
  • STIHL MS 361 C Chain Saws – Throttle trigger may stick after release, causing engine to continue to run and risk of laceration.
  • Volvo VN and VHD Trucks – Defective inlet pipes cause fire in engine compartment.
  • Wal-Mart Electric Heaters – Flow Pro, Air Tech, Aloha Breeze, and Comfort Essentials heaters can malfunction, resulting in overheating, smoking, burning, melting, and fire.
  • Wal-Mart, Pottery Barn, IKEA, and Target Roman and Roll-Up Window Shades – 50,000,000 shades have been recalled due to defect that causes children to become entangled in the cords and strangled.
  • Weil – McLain GV Series Boilers – Defectively assembled blower causes gas leaks.
  • Yamaha Rhino 450, 660, and 700 Off-Highway Recreational Vehicles – Defect causes the vehicle to be susceptible to low-speed rollovers, resulting in injury.
  • Yamaha Rhino 450 and 660 Off-Road Vehicles – Off-road vehicles have been recalled for repairs designed to prevent accidents that have resulted in 46 deaths and hundreds of injuries.
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