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NHTSA investigates more than 1.1 million Honda Accords for sudden loss of steering

2013 Honda Accord Sport sedanThe NHTSA expanded a safety probe into more than 1.1 million Honda Accord mid-size sedans for a sudden loss of steering, according to a Reuters report published on Monday. A safety probe, or open investigation, often precedes a recall as the safety agency gathers evidence and assesses complaints from vehicle owners and legal petitions. The first...

Honda Accord steering investigated, 2021 Lexus IS driven, Silverado EV targets fleets: What's New @ The Car Connection

2013 Honda Accord EX-LNHTSA expands sudden loss of steering investigation to more than 1.1 million Honda Accords In what could lead to an official recall, the NHTSA will study the 2013-2015 Honda Accord for power steering problems. Ford recalls more than 650,000 Explorers for faulty roof rail covers Ford is recalling 661,162 2016-2019 Explorer SUVs in the U.S. and...

Ford recalls more than 650,000 Explorers for faulty roof rail covers

2019 Ford ExplorerFord on Monday announced the recall of certain trims of the 2016-2019 Ford Explorer three-row SUV for a roof rail cover that can detach while driving and create a hazard for other vehicles. Roof rail covers on base, XLT, Police, and Sport models might not be properly seated or the retention pins might not hold down the covers as designed...

2021 Ford Explorer

2021 Ford Explorer TimberlineWhat kind of SUV is the 2021 Ford Explorer? What does it compare to? Built for families, or best for a crowd—with a bevy of gear, the 2021 Ford Explorer is a three-row SUV with room to grow. It competes against a slew of family dream machines including the Honda Pilot, Kia Telluride, Subaru Ascent, Toyota Highlander, and Chevy Traverse. Is...

First drive: 2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 proves just how fun nonsense can be

2021 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392When I was a kid on family road trips, and I wasn’t getting yelled at to stop playing with the damn door lock, I’d daydream of a vehicle that could handle all the terrain passing by my window. One that could trundle through dale and dell, shred the roadside cornfields, launch over hills and splash through rivers, and even rocket off...
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