Cars / Auto Recalls

  • New app warns you of imminent car failure

      

    There's a new app that will tell you when your vehicle is about to break down.

  • Get notified for auto recalls on your model

      

    Related article: Easy Way To Stay on Top of Auto Recalls   TRANSCRIPT:  This is really neat. Do you know many of us are riding around in cars that are unsafe? They have some kind of...

  • Easy Way To Stay on Top of Auto Recalls

      

    If you're concerned with auto safety, the government now has a notification e-mail system that will alert you to recalls for your specific make, model, and year of car. Here's a simple way to...

  • Best Cars of 2015

      

    Every April, Consumer Reports makes a special effort during car buying season to give advice for new and used buyers in their annual auto issue. This year, the overall most reliable brand for new...

  • Pay Attention to Recalls and TSBs

      

    Vehicle recalls get a lot of publicity in the news, but too often people just ignore them in their daily lives. It's estimated only one out of three people will comply once notified of a recall....

  • Check this website before you buy a car

      

    For safety, check this website before you buy a new or used car. And if your broken vehicle is out of warranty and on this list, you could still get the manufacturer to fix it. Here's how.

  • How to Check the Safety Record of a Used Car

      

    Buying a used car? Here's an easy way to check if there are any safety issues or recalls. This link could save your life…

  • Major used car dealer selling recalled cars

      

    America's dominant used car seller offers a no-pressure way to sell or buy a car. But let the buyer beware if you're purchasing from them--here's why.

  • GM fesses up about ignition key defect that killed 13 people

      

    After the untimely death of 13 people, GM has finally fessed up about a manufacturing defect that lead to airbags not deploying in accidents. GM has issued an unequivocal public apology for...

  • How to find the best auto repair shops

      

    When the chips are down and you need a car repair, where's the best place to get it done?Back in 1987, I bought an Acura Integra. When it needed service, a friend who also had an Integra...

  • The Clark Smart Steps for Buying a New Car

      

    If you're in the market for a new car, here are my tips for making a smart purchase. Here's how to buy a new car First, go to your credit union, online bank or traditional bank and prequalify...

  • Ford makes amends for inflating EPA estimates

      

    Purchased a new fuel-efficient car from Ford recently? You might be eligible for restitution because the automaker was inflating fuel economy numbers.

  • Deals on new and used cars

      

    You can find a deal on a new or used car! With the average cost of cars right around $32,000, is it possible to buy one for less? You betcha! Car buyers keep pushing the price of cars up and...

  • How to find a good mechanic

      

    Women are generally quoted higher on car repairs than men, according to a new study out of Northwestern University.It seems old habits die hard. There may have been a time in the past when men...

  • Ford to pay customers over inflated fuel economy stats

      

    Ford 2013 C-Max hybrid crossover owners will receive monetary compensation for the difference between advertised fuel economy numbers and the real fuel economy numbers. In addition, Ford has...