by Cliff Redmond Oct 1st 2014 7:14PM
Chrysler is recalling nearly 350,000 cars and SUVs to fix ignition switches that could unexpectedly shut off the engines.
Mercedes continues to top a customer satisfaction rating, but some other luxury brands have fallen to the bottom of the rankings.
The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled but not repaired.
GM loses its bid to dismiss a lawsuit accusing the automaker of concealing evidence about a faulty ignition switch linked to the death of a Georgia woman.
General Motors is issuing six more recalls totaling more than 312,000 vehicles as the company cleans up past safety issues.
GM reported a lower second-quarter profit due to numerous recalls and the expected cost of at least $400 million for its victims' compensation fund.
GM has announced six more recalls covering 717,950 vehicles in the U.S. for varying reasons, but none related to potentially deadly ignition switch issues.
The party may soon be over for companies trying to dodge U.S. taxes through so-called inversions, a move that has become popular lately among drug firms.
Chrysler recalls 651,000 SUVs because vanity mirror lights may start a fire, while the government says it is probing steering problems in Ford cars.
Ford says it is recalling 100,610 vehicles in North America in six separate actions, including 92,000 cars with problematic front axles.
The ignition switch recalls now engulfing General Motors are raising new questions about the safety of the parts across the American auto industry.
Victims and the families of General Motors' faulty ignition switch will find out how much compensation they get, based on decisions made by Ken Feinberg.
Federal prosecutors are sending out subpoenas to find out who knew what at GM about the automakers' faulty ignition switches that killed at least 13 people.
Honda, Mazda and Nissan are recalling millions of vehicles globally for defective airbags manufactured by supplier Takata that could possibly explode.
GM recalls 3 million more cars for ignition switch issues Monday, roughly doubling the number of GM vehicles with known switch problems.
GM is recalling nearly 512,000 Chevrolet Camaro from the 2010 to 2014 model years, noting that a driver's knee can bump the key, causing engine stall.
GM CEO Mary Barra says 15 employees have been fired over the company's recent ignition switch recalls.
GM's CEO has told Washington lawmakers that GM could release an investigation into a deadly ignition switch problem and its plan to compensate victims.
General Motors is adding 218,000 Chevrolet Aveo subcompact cars to its growing list of recalled vehicles.
General Motors says it's recalling 2.4 million more vehicles in the U.S., as part of a broader effort to resolve outstanding safety issues more quickly.
The U.S. government is fining General Motors $35 million for delays in recalling small cars with faulty ignition switches.
In its sixth product recall this week, General Motors is recalling about 8,200 midsize cars to fix a problem with the front brakes.
GM has recalled another 2.7 million cars to fix faulty power brakes, putting the overall auto industry on track to set a record for recalls in 2014.