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Bonding Issues Center of Several Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued three recalls – two from Mercedes-Benz USA LLC (Mercedes-Benz) and one from Hino Motors Sales U.S.A., Inc. (Hino). Mercedes-Benz Mercedes-Benz recently issued a safety recall for the following vehicle models that … Continue reading

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Adhesion and Visibility Issues Cause Recalls for Two Manufacturers

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued two recalls from Tesla Inc. (Tesla) and Toyota. Tesla Tesla, Inc. (Tesla) is recalling certain 2016 Model X vehicles. According to NHTSA, the front and spine cosmetic roof trim may have … Continue reading

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Potential Windows Falling Out and Driver Visibility Issues Spark Latest Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued two recalls from Volvo Trucks North America (Volvo) and Ford Motor Company (Ford). Volvo The recall, according to NHTSA, states that windows may become detached from the impacted vehicles, which would … Continue reading

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You Can’t Look Out the Back of These Cars, Recalls Issued

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued two visibility recalls from Nissan North America Inc. (Nissan), and Ford Motor Company (Ford). Nissan The recall, according to NHTSA, states that the rear window glass may separate from the vehicle, … Continue reading

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NHTSA Issues New BMW Recall

The National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued a headlight recall for select BMW of North America, LLC (BMW) models. According to the administration, the vehicle’s headlights contain a non-conforming lens. Owners of 2020-2021 X5 sDrive40i, xDrive40i, xDrive50i, … Continue reading

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NHTSA Issues New Volkswagen Recall

The National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued an exterior lighting recall for select Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (Volkswagen) models. According to the administration, a headlight is aimed incorrectly and can cause visibility issues for drivers. Owners … Continue reading

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Loose Windshield Wipers Result in Visibility Recall

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued a visibility recall on select Volvo Car of N.A., LLC (Volvo) models. The recall impacts 2018-2020 Volvo XC60 vehicle owners. “The nuts that secure the front wipers may not have been … Continue reading

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NHTSA Issues New Mercedes-Benz Windshield Recall

The National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued a windshield recall for select Mercedes-Benz USA (MBUSA) models. According to the administration, the windshield may become separated from the vehicle frame. Owners of the 2020 MBUSA GLE 450 are … Continue reading

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Mercedes-Benz Glass Panel Recall Might Land in Your Shop

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued a new visibility recall of 79 Mercedes-Benz products affecting 744,852 vehicle owners. Vehicle models from the vehicle manufacturer’s C-, CLK-, CLS- and E-Class lines sold between 2001 and 2011 will be recalled … Continue reading

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New Visibility Recall Might Impact Your Shop

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued a new recall. More than 250,000 BMW of North America (BMW) models are being recalled. The NHTSA states the issue may affect driver visibility and increase the risk for an accident. According … Continue reading

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Thousands Impacted By Latest Recalls

Visibility and structure were two areas of concern highlighted in recalls issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The companies involved are Mazda North American Operations (Mazda), Hino Motors Sales U.S.A., Inc. (Hino), and BYD Coach & Bus … Continue reading

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Recalls That May Come Into Your Shop

Visibility and spontaneous glass breakage were focal points of the latest recalls issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The auto manufacturers involved are Daimler Vans USA, LLC (DVUSA), Maserati North America, Inc. (Maserati), and Gillig LLC (Gillig). … Continue reading

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Three Recalls That Should Be on Your Radar

Three new recalls were issued by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that may impact your business. The auto manufacturers involved are Subaru of America. Inc. (Subaru), LA West, Inc. (LA West), and Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC. (MBUSA). Subaru Just … Continue reading

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Improper Window Glass Tempering Recall Might Impact Your Customers

There is a new recall you should be aware of, courtesy of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Certain Subaru of America, Inc. (Subaru) 2019 Crosstrek vehicles have been found to have issues that impact the industry. According to … Continue reading

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Roof Hatch and Mirror Glass Recalls Surface – What You Should Know

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued two new recalls that directly impact the auto glass industry. The auto manufacturers involved are Motor Coach Industries (MCI) and PACCAR Incorporated (PACCAR). PACCAR Thousands of 2020 Peterbilt 520 and 579 vehicles … Continue reading

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Select Vehicle Models Have the Wrong Window Glass

General Motors (GM) issued a recall for select 2016-2019 Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana vans today. GM says that the recall is due to “incorrect window glass” that was installed. According to the company, both vehicle models affected may feature … Continue reading

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Vehicle Sensor Recall Could Impact Your Customers

There is a new recall you should be aware of, courtesy of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Certain Daimler Vans USA, LLC vehicle makes have been found to have issues that impact the industry. Nearly 600Freightliner and Mercedes-Benz … Continue reading

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Windows May Detach Following Recent Volvo Recall

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a new recall that directly impacts the auto glass industry. Volvo Trucks North America (Volvo) vehicle windows are the main focus on the administration’s recall. More than 11,000 2018-2020 VNL and … Continue reading

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How Will These Recalls Impact Your Customers?

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued three recalls with implications for the auto glass industry. The recalls affect New Flyer Industries Volkswagen Group of America, and Porsche Cars North America recently published three recalls that may affect … Continue reading

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How 4 Recalls May Impact Your Business

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued four recalls with implications for the auto glass industry. The recalls affect Nissan Altima, Mercedes Benz recently published four recalls that may affect your business. The three vehicle makes included in … Continue reading

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Aftermarket Windshield Recall

Fujian Wanda Automotive Glass Industry Co. Ltd. (Wanda) has issued a voluntary recall of nine different aftermarket windshields it makes citing safety concerns. Wanda’s recall announcement says a wire harness that is sealed at the bottom of the windshield can … Continue reading

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Latest Recall Affects Hyundai

Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT vehicles. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) the model’s panoramic sunroof motor may be incorrectly programmed. The incorrect programming could prevent the sunroof from detecting an … Continue reading

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How Two Recalls Might Affect You

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently published two recalls that may affect your business. The two vehicle makes included in the recall are Champion Bus Inc. and Mercedes Benz, vehicle owners who are affected by these recalls have … Continue reading

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New Recall Affects Polaris

Polaris owners and auto shops have a new recall to keep an eye out for. Polaris Industries Inc. released a recall on its 2015 and 2016 Slingshot models that have a backup camera. More than eleven thousand vehicle owners will … Continue reading

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Possible Visibility Issues for Certain Motorcycle Models

Ducati owners may be stopping by your shop for the latest recall with its mirrors. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), vibrations may distort images in its mirrors. The models to look out for are the 2017-2019 … Continue reading

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Loss of Visibility Soon May Be the Root for Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently issued recalls that affect driver visibility. The two vehicle makes included in the recall are Mercedes Benz and Honda–thousands of vehicle owners are affected by these recalls. More than three hundred 2018 … Continue reading

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Recalls to Know About

The National Highway Travel Safety Administration released a series of recalls Saturday that shop owners, managers, and auto glass installers, should keep on their radar. The issues stem around loss of visibility for drivers and cases of obstructed view in … Continue reading

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Hyundai Genesis Recall Affects Windshield and Rear Window

Hyundai Genesis owners have a new recall to keep an eye out for. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released certain 2018 G80 and G90 models earlier last month, with recalls expected to start June 30, 2018. The bonding strength … Continue reading

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New Recall Affects Chevrolet and GMC Models

Chevrolet Express and GMC Savana owners have a new recall to keep an eye out for. General Motors LLC released the recalls on 2014 to 2017 models today, and more than two hundred thousand owners will be effected. Owners may … Continue reading

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Two Recalls To Know About

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced two recalls this week, one of which is directly related to glass—specifically glass not fully tempered. General Motors LLC  is recalling certain 2018 Chevrolet Equinox vehicles. “The driver and front passenger door window … Continue reading

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Mitsubishi Recalls Nearly 57,000 Vehicles for Sunroof Detachment Defect

There’s been a lot of attention on faulty sunroofs lately, and Mitsubishi Motors North America is one of the latest automakers caught in the mix. The company has issued a recall for certain 2007-2010 Outlander, 2008-2010 Lancer, 2009-2010 Lancer Evolution, … Continue reading

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Ford Recalls Certain Vehicles for Power Window Defect

Ford Motor Company has issued a recall for certain 2018 Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator vehicles. The recall is for defective second row power windows that may not automatically reverse if obstructed by an object, increasing the risk of injury. … Continue reading

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Mitsubishi Motors North America Recalls More Than 83,000 Vehicles

Mitsubishi Motors North America has issued a recall for certain 2014-2018 Mirage vehicles. The recall is for defective airbags which may not deploy as designed in the event of an accident. The company issued the recall on October 30, and … Continue reading

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Volkswagen Recalls Tiguan for Insufficient Back-Up Lighting

Volkswagen Group of America has issued a recall for certain 2018 Tiguan vehicles. The recall is for the vehicle’s back-up lights which may not be bright enough, increasing the risk of an accident. The company issued the recall on October … Continue reading

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NHTSA Investigates GM for 2015 Headlamp Module Recall

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has been investigating General Motors (GM) due to a 2015 headlamp driver module recall that was meant to fix faulty low-beam headlights. NHTSA is looking into whether or not the 2015 recall fixed … Continue reading

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U.S. Probes Freightliner Trucks for Windshield Wiper Failures

U.S. Probes Freightliner Trucks for Windshield Wiper Failures

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Honda Issues Recall on Vehicles With Takata Airbag Inflator

Honda has notified the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) of a possible defect of certain 2003 Honda Accord Coupe models equipped with a four-cylinder engine. If frontal passenger airbags have been replaced, the replacement may have included a defective … Continue reading

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Volkswagen Issues Recall Due to Forceful Airbag

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a recall report on certain Volkswagen vehicles, specifically 11,618 2017 Audi A3 and S3 Sedan models that may have a defect that causes the front passenger airbag to deploy with more … Continue reading

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Mercedes-Benz Issues Recall Due to Defect Involving Airbag Deployment

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued two separate recall reports affecting airbag deployment of certain 2017 E300, E300 4Matic, 2016 AMG GT-S, GLC300, CLA250 and other Mercedes-Benz models. According to the recall issued March 14, Mercedes-Benz reported … Continue reading

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Ford Issues Safety Compliance Recall for Missing Windshield Welds

On March 29, Ford issued a compliance recall of 111 certain 2017 Ford Edge models for missing windshield header welds. “Affected vehicles may have been built with missing welds in the windshield header portion of the body sheet metal. Vehicles … Continue reading

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BMW and Thor Motor Coach Report Windshield Wiper and Airbag Recalls

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued two recall reports affecting Thor Motor Coach windshield wipers and the inflator of the frontal passenger airbag of BMW of North America’s X5 sDrive35i, X5 xDrive35i, X5 xDrive50i models. According to … Continue reading

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Porsche and Nissan Issue Recalls over Windshield and Airbag Issue

The National Highway Traffic Safety Association has issued two recall reports on defects on windshield bonding  reported by Porsche and Nissan. On March 2, 2017 Porsche issued a recall on 21 of its 2017 models. According to the recall, windshields … Continue reading

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Mercedes-Benz Issues Recall over Windshield Issue

Mercedes-Benz USA has issued a recall for several models because of a defect that could cause the windshield to separate from the vehicle. Recalled models include 2016 GLE350 4Matic and GLS 450 4Matic,  2017 GLE 400 4Matic, GLE 350 4Matic, … Continue reading

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Nissan Recalls More than 300,000 Vehicles

Nissan North America has recently issued a recall on certain 2015-2017 Altima sedans due to faulty wiring of rear windows. According to the notice, 341,005 vehicles may be affected. “The rear door latch/lock cable on the vehicles may have been … Continue reading

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General Motors Issues Recalls on Suburban HD and Malibu

General Motors LLC (GM) has issued a recall for certain 2016-2017 Chevrolet Suburban HD vehicles due to improperly assembled side view mirrors. The recall was issued on January 12, and applies to 214 vehicles. “These vehicles were assembled with a … Continue reading

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Audi Recalls 500,000+ Vehicles

Audi is recalling nearly a quarter million vehicles due to a sunroof drainage defect, according to a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) report. Continue reading

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Subaru Recalls Thousands of Vehicles for Defective Windshield Wipers

Nearly 1 million Subaru vehicles are being recalled as a result of potentially faulty windshield wipers. Continue reading

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General Motors Recalls Select Models for Visibility Issue

Windshield wipers could break on 367,808 General Motors’ Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain 2013 models, according to a recall from the automaker. Continue reading

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Ford Recalls Escape to Reconfigure Power Window Software

Ford reports that the power windows on its 2017 Ford Escape vehicles may close with too much force so it is recalling the models to reconfigure the software. Continue reading

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Bentleys Recalled Over Sunroof Adhesion Issue

Bentley Motors is recalling certain 2007-2009 Continental Flying Spur vehicles, saying that the sunroof may not be properly secure and could detach while driving. Continue reading

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NHTSA Recalls Select Motor Coach Industry Vehicles, Windows May Open Unexpectedly

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a recall on certain model year 2015-2016 Motor Coach Industries (MCI) vehicles that were manufactured April 14, 2015, to February 22, 2016. NHTSA says the mounting hardware of the non-egress windows … Continue reading

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NHTSA Recalls Select Commercial Bus Models Because of Glass Issue

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Micro Bird MBII, G5 and CT Series commercial buses over a potential glass issue. Continue reading

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Daimler Vans and Volvo Recall Vehicles Over Glazing Issues

Daimler Vans is recalling certain model year 2015-2016 Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner Sprinter 2500 and 3500 vehicles saying the windows could separate during a crash. Volvo is also issuing a recall for certain model year 2016 XC90 vehicles due to a potential sunroof issue. Continue reading

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GM Recalls Several Models over Power Window Issue

General Motors is recalling certain models because fluid may enter into the driver’s master power window switch module, causing corrosion which could cause the switches to cease working. The models involved include 2006-2007 Buick Rainer, Chevrolet Trailblazer and GMC Envoy … Continue reading

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Land Rover Recalls SUVs for Incorrect Sunroof Primer

After owners reported the panoramic sunroof assemblies in their 2012-2013 Land Rover LR4s were either noisy, loose, leaking water, or in one case, “detached from the vehicle while the SUV was in motion,” Land Rover has issued a recall. Continue reading

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