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BMW Expands Takata Airbags Recall to Series 3 Models

Adding to the growing number of automobile models being recalled for defective airbags, BMW announced a recall of 1.6 million 3 Series vehicles on 16 July, 2014. Already, over 10 million cars have been recalled throughout the United States and worldwide for problems with defective Takata airbags. The latest BMW recall has been termed a […]

Honda Expands Airbag Recall

After ordering an initial recall on 25 June 2014, Honda expanded the operation by over one million additional vehicles in early July. The extended recall not only applies to a larger number of vehicles but also includes a wider range of states in the United States. The Japanese automaker was urged to action after becoming aware of […]

GM to Halt Sales and Recall Chevy Cruze

Already under heavy scrutiny for defects in their older model vehicles, including the popular Chevy Silverado truck, General Motors (GM) recently issued a second stop-sale order for their Chevrolet Cruze. An estimated 33,000 Cruzes are suspected to suffer from a defect in the airbag system, supplied by the Japanese manufacturer Takata. This follows a wave of […]

Lawsuits Swell Against Faulty Stryker Hip Replacement Technology

Stryker is once again the target of legal action, this time for their Accolade TMZF Femoral Hip Stem technology. Readers may recall previous legal complaints of premature hip failure with Stryker’s Trident System and the Rejuvenate and ABG II modular neck stems. The plaintiffs claim that the company sold the product already knowing about the […]