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2020 Mazda CX-30 recalled for two issues; Mazda 3 also recalled

The new 2020 Mazda CX-30 subcompact crossover is the subject of two separate recalls, one for a brake issue and the other a fuel leak, the automaker announced to the NHTSA earlier this month. The 2020 Mazda 3 is also being recalled for the brake issue shared with the CX-30. 

The brake issue affects 16,233 2020 Mazda CX-30s and 7,804 2020 Mazda 3s. The brake caliper mounting bolts may not have been tightened to the proper torque specification, resulting in loose or missing brake caliper bolts. The calipers can rub against the wheel, or otherwise reduce braking performance and reduce

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Jeep Cherokee SUV recalled for transmission issue

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles announced on Thursday the recall of certain Jeep Cherokee SUVs for a transmission issue that could lead to the vehicle rolling away when it is supposed to be in “park.” 

A driveline connection may slip and lead to a loss of a power. The affected car won’t be able to go, and it won’t be able to park. This could increase the risk of vehicle roll-away. This is not related to the widespread FCA recall of 2014-2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee vehicles, which was attributed to a confusing new gear shift design.

The current recall affects 67,248 Jeep

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More than 136,000 newer Acura, Honda models recalled for stall risk

Honda will recall certain 2018-2020 Acura and Honda vehicles for a defective fuel pump that can increase the risk of a crash, the automaker announced last week. Honda also issued a stop-sale order prohibiting dealers to sell the affected new vehicles until the issue is fixed.

The fuel pumps may have a defective impeller that could result in a loss of engine power or cause the vehicle to stall while driving, increasing the risk of a crash. Honda said it has not received any reports of crashes or injuries as a result of the issue, in paperwork filed with federal

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2020 Ford Expedition, 2020 Lincoln Navigator SUVs recalled; Ford Mustang also needs fix

Ford announced on Tuesday three recalls that cover about 40,000 newer vehicles in North America. The Ford Expedition full-size SUV is part of two recalls. 

The largest Ford recall is for the 2020 Ford Expedition and 2020 Lincoln Navigator full-size SUVs due to a faulty automatic emergency braking system. Drivers won’t see notifications that the system can’t detect and prevent a frontal crash, which could increase the risk of a crash if drivers are unaware of a defect. The system is standard and the recall includes 25,081 SUVs in the U.S. and 1,106 in Canada. 

Ford said there were no

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