The most publicized deaths have been in fires following rear-end crashes by vehicles crashing at highway speeds into Jeeps that were stopped or going slowly.
General Motors is recalling more than 193,652 SUVs from the 2006 and 2007 model years because a circuit board in the driver's door could short and cause a fire.
Honda is recalling more than 18,000 cars in the U.S. to fix problems with the brakes.
Depending on Chrysler's response, NHTSA will decide whether to issue a formal finding and convene a public hearing -- the a final step before ordering a recall.
How many miles per gallon does your car get? If you are in the market for a car, miles per gallon might be your biggest concern.
When hurricanes or tropical storms hit, it is highly recommended that
you don't brave the storm on the roads. Sometimes, there is no option
and knowing proper safety for you and your vehicle could save
irreparable damage, your pocketbook and own well being.
Decade-old Odyssey minivans are under scrutiny.
Chrysler is recalling nearly 435,000 Jeep SUVs to fix air bag and transmission fluid leaks.
Every trailer on the road, and
there are many, must have a vehicle identification number, like your car
would have. Otherwise, under Florida, law it's considered contraband
and it will be confiscated.
Toyota puts its Prius on a bit of a pedestal, a car that is held in high esteem by its owners and the gold standard of all things hybrid. So this recall has to sting.
Chrysler Group is taking the very rare step of defying the government by refusing to recall 2.7 million Jeeps that federal safety officials say are dangerous and should be recalled.
Ford is recalling about 465,000 cars and SUVs because the fuel tanks can leak and cause fires.
Chrysler is recalling 469,000 Jeep SUVs worldwide because they can shift into neutral without warning on startup.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Bozic's took the car in for a simple oil change and ended up with an $8,000 repair estimate that the warranty is refusing to cover.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Desi Desiderio recently rented a vehicle and was surprised by what was left behind on its GPS system.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A stretch limo is the trademark of a special event. Leather seats, glassware -- everything says luxury. But what about safety?
When trading in an old car, most people think to clear out your important paper work from the glove box, get the golf clubs out of the trunk, and even tidy up a bit.
Protests, police reports, surveillance video. You would think we're
talking about an action movie ... but really, it's just buying a used
car in Florida.
TAMPA, Fla. (WTSP) -- It's a consumer-friendly law
that's getting costly for honest consumers.
Nissan Motor Co. is recalling 123,308 Altima sedans because their spare tires may be over- or underinflated.
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