Mercedes-Benz has announced the recall of 8,675 pairs of floor mats for M-Class vehicles from model years 2012 and 2013. While there is no defect with the vehicle itself, customers who have purchased Mercedes-Benz all-season rubber floor mats may experience pedal entrapment of the accelerator, leading to a potential loss of control. The mats are part numbers A1666801048-9051 and A1666801048-7J07, and were manufactured between July of 2011 and July of 2012. An in-house test revealed that the mats may not conform to the contours of the floor well at the driver’s feet, leading to the risk...
2010 And 2011 Porsche 911 Recalled Due To Faulty Wheel Locks
Certain versions of the iconic Porsche 911 are being recalled due to a potentially dangerous central locking hub on the wheels, which if untreated could cause a crash. The affected models are the high-performance--and high-pricetag--911 Turbo, GT3 and GT2 models from the 2010 and current 2011 model...Viknesh Vijayenthiran
2010-11 Saab 9-3 Recalled Because Of Faulty Fuel Pump
Owners of 2010 and 2011 Saab 9-3 models should be wary as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is reporting that Saab has issued a recall on this particular model. The affected cars are those built from June 2010 through to December 2010. Saab claims that certain fuel pumps...Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Service Bulletin Issued For 2011 Ford Mustang GTs Due To Clutch Problem
Ford has announced a service bulletin for 2011 Ford Mustang GTs with the six-speed manual transmission, to address problems with the clutch sticking to the floor at high RPMs, returning to the normal position only when the engine RPMs drop. The problem affects GTs built before April 25, 2010. It...Tim Healey