Automotive Recalls

As a service to your customers, please note the following vehicles that have been recalled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) or by their manufacturers.

Note these recalls apply only to items that could affect vehicle occupancy safety. Items listed under separate manufacturer technical service bulletins are not always covered by warranty.

2019 Toyota Avalon, Avalon Hybrid; 2018-2019 Toyota Sequoia, Tundra

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing is recalling certain 2018-2019 Toyota Tundra and Sequoia vehicles and 2019 Toyota Avalon and Avalon Hybrid vehicles. The air bag electronic control unit (ECU) may erroneously detect a fault during the vehicle start-up self check. If this occurs, the ECU may not deploy the airbags as intended in the event of a crash. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 208, “Occupant Crash Protection,” and No. 214, “Side Impact Protection.”

If the air bags do not deploy as intended, it can increase the risk of injury in a crash.

Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will update the software for the air bag ECU, free of charge.


2010-2014 Toyota Prius; 2012-2014 Prius V

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing is recalling certain 2010-2014 Toyota Prius and 2012-2014 Toyota Prius V vehicles. Excessive voltage in the Intelligent Power Module (IPM) within the inverter may cause the hybrid system to shut down, causing the vehicle to stall while being driven.

If the hybrid system shuts down unexpectedly, it can increase the risk of a crash.

Toyota will notify owners, and dealers will update the software for the motor/generator control electronic control unit (ECU) and the hybrid control ECU as necessary, free of charge.


2018-2019 Jeep Wrangler

Chrysler is recalling certain 2018-2019 Jeep Wrangler vehicles. The front track bar brackets may be improperly welded, which can cause the bracket to separate from the frame, reducing steering capability.

An unexpected reduction in steering ability can increase the risk of a crash.

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the track bar bracket welds, as necessary, free of charge.


2019 Honda Insight, Odyssey, Ridgeline

Honda is recalling certain 2019 Honda Insight, Odyssey and Ridgeline vehicles. The Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) control unit may have a manufacturing error, possibly resulting in the air bags or seatbelt pretensioners not deploying in the event of a crash.

In the event of a crash, if the air bags or seatbelt pretensioners do not function as intended, there would be an increased risk of injury.

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the SRS unit, free of charge.


2017-2018 Honda Civic, CR-V

Honda is recalling certain 2017-2018 Honda Civic and CR-V vehicles. The magnet that controls the torque sensor output signal for the electronic power steering system may not be properly secured, allowing the magnet to become dislodged. During a full lock turn, the dislodged magnet may cause steering assist to be applied in the opposite direction.

The unintended steering input reduces vehicle maneuverability and increases the risk of a crash.

Honda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the steering gearbox assembly, free of charge.


2018-2019 Cadillac CT6, Escalade ESV; 2018-2019 Chevrolet Suburban, Volt; 2018-2019 GMC Yukon XL

General Motors LLC is recalling certain 2018-2019 Cadillac CT6, Escalade ESV, Chevrolet Suburban, Volt and GMC Yukon XL vehicles. Certain second-row or third-row rear seatbelt retractor assemblies may not automatically lock when the seatbelt is fully pulled out of the retractor, possibly preventing a child seat from being properly secured. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 208, “Occupant Crash Protection.”

If the child seat is not properly secured in the event of a crash, it can increase the risk of injury.

GM will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the rear seatbelt retractors and replace them, if necessary, free of charge.


2019 Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. is recalling certain 2019 Volkswagen Jetta vehicles equipped with LED headlights. The passenger side headlight may be incorrectly positioned, reducing the driver’s visibility when it is dark. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices and Associated Equipment.”

A reduction in the driver’s visibility can increase the risk of a crash.

Volkswagen will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger side headlight, free of charge.


2016-2019 Volvo VNL

Volvo Trucks North America is recalling certain 2016-2019 Volvo VNL trucks equipped with Cummins ISX15 diesel engines. In certain driving conditions, such as on a long downhill grade, the fuel line may burst if the fuel pump cooling circuit screen becomes restricted.

If the fuel line bursts, fuel may leak onto the road resulting in a roadway hazard for other motorists. The engine may also stall without warning, resulting in the vehicle’s inability to restart, increasing the risk of a crash.

Cummins will notify owners, and dealers will replace the single-screen filter banjo bolt with a dual-screen filter banjo bolt, free of charge.


2006 Suzuki Grant Vitara

Suzuki Motor of America, Inc. is recalling certain 2006 Suzuki Grand Vitara vehicles. The power steering pump belt tension adjuster pulley has an outer portion that is made of plastic. Repeated heat stress can cause the plastic material to deteriorate, causing pieces of the pulley to break off.

Broken pieces of the pulley can get caught between the pulley and the drive belt, causing the drive belt to come off, resulting in a sudden loss of power steering assist, increasing the risk of a crash.

Suzuki will notify owners, and dealers will replace the power steering pump drive belt tension adjuster pulley, free of charge.


2017-2018 Kia Niro

Kia Motors America is recalling certain 2017-2018 Kia Niro hybrid electric vehicles. The main relay within the power relay assembly (PRA) may have inadequate connections between its contacts, causing increased electrical resistance.

The increased electrical resistance can overheat the rear seat, which is above the PRA, increasing the risk of a fire.

Kia will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the PRA for damage. If no damage is found, the main relay will be replaced. If damage is found, the PRA will be replaced. These repairs will be performed, free of charge.


2017-2019 Kenworth C500, T600, T660, T680, T800, T880, W900; 2017-2019 Peterbilt 367, 386, 389, 567, 579, 587

PACCAR Incorporated is recalling certain 2017-2019 Kenworth C500, T600, T660, T680, T800, T880 and W900 trucks, as well as Peterbilt 367, 386, 389, 567, 579 and 587 trucks, equipped with Cummins ISX15 or X15 diesel engines.

In certain driving conditions, such as on a long downhill grade, the fuel line may burst if the fuel pump cooling circuit screen becomes restricted. If the fuel line bursts, fuel may leak onto the road resulting in a roadway hazard for other motorists. The engine may also stall without warning, resulting in the vehicle’s inability to restart, increasing the risk of a crash.

Cummins will notify owners, and dealers will replace the suspect fuel pump cooling circuit screen, free of charge.


2018 Kia Sorento

Kia Motors America is recalling certain 2018 Kia Sorento vehicles. The cowl crossbar that connects to the motor driven power steering (MDPS) column may be improperly welded, allowing the steering column to separate.

If the steering column separates, it can cause a loss of steering ability, increasing the risk of a crash.

Kia will notify owners, and dealers will replace the cowl crossbar, free of charge.


2016-2018 Chevrolet Express; 2016-2018 GMC Savana

General Motors LLC is recalling certain 2016-2018 Chevrolet Express and GMC Sierra vehicles equipped with a single, manual, rear climate control module (CCM). If the temperature is set to maximum heat or the mode knob is set to maximum floor vent and an electrical short occurs, components within the CCM may overheat.

If the CCM overheats, there is an increased risk of a fire in the vehicle’s headliner.

GM will notify owners, and dealers will remove the electrical insulation from a wiring connector within the CCM to remove the fire risk, free of charge.


2018 BMW 330E, I3, X5; 2018-2019 BMW 530E, 740LE; 2019 BMW I8; 2018 Mini Countryman

BMW of North America LLC is recalling certain 2018 BMW 330e iPerformance, i3 Rex, i3 Sport Rex, X5 xDrive40e, i3 BEV, i3 Sport BEV and Mini Cooper Countryman SE AII4 PHEV vehicles, 2019 i8 and i8 Roadster vehicles and 2018-2019 530e iPerformance, 530e xDrive iPerformance and 740Le xDrive iPerformance vehicles. Capacitors within the TurboCord Portable Chargers may fail, possibly resulting in a shock hazard or a fire.

An electrical shock or fire can increase the risk of injury or death.

BMW will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the charging cable, and replace it, if necessary, free of charge.


2019 Newmar Dutch Star

Newmar Corporation is recalling certain 2019 Newmar Dutch Star motorhomes. The brake pedal assembly may catch on the dash, preventing the brake pedal from fully releasing. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 105, “Hydraulic and Electric Brake Systems.”

If the brake pedal does not properly release, it can increase the risk of a crash.

Newmar has notified owners, and dealers will reroute the brake adjustment cable, free of charge.


2018-2019 Freightliner 108SD, 114SD, Business Class M2

Daimler Trucks North America is recalling certain 2018-2019 Freightliner 108SD, 114SD and Business Class M2 vehicles. The steering shaft assembly may have been installed incorrectly, which can cause a loss of connection between the steering wheel and the front wheels.

A loss of connection between the steering wheel and front wheels can cause a loss of vehicle control, increasing the risk of a crash.

DTNA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and repair the steering shaft assembly, as necessary, free of charge.


2017-2018 Audi R8

Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. is recalling certain 2017-2018 Audi R8 Spyder and R8 Coupe vehicles.

Transmission fluid may leak from the gearbox ventilation hose after certain high-speed and maneuvering situations. If leaked transmission fluid contacts hot engine parts, it can increase the risk of a fire.

Audi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the single gearbox ventilation hose with a double ventilation hose, free of charge.


2017-2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia; 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio

Chrysler is recalling certain 2017-2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia and 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio vehicles, equipped with 2.0L engines. These engines may misfire causing the catalytic converter to overheat, possibly resulting in damage to the nearby wiring and engine components.

Heat damage to the engine compartment wiring or components can increase the risk of a fire or it can cause an engine stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the vehicles for diagnostic codes and update the engine control module software, free of charge.


2018-2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio

Chrysler is recalling certain 2018-2019 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio vehicles. The engine cooling hose may have inadequate webbing material allowing a coolant leak. A loss of coolant can cause the engine to overheat and the vehicle to stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

Chrysler will notify owners, and dealers will replace the coolant hose, free of charge.


2009-2010 Mazda Mazda6

Mazda North American Operations is recalling certain 2009-2010 Mazda Mazda6 vehicles sold, or ever registered, in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and the District of Columbia.

The front cross member may corrode after exposure to road salt. Corrosion may weaken the mounting point for the passenger side lower control arm, unexpectedly changing the steering alignment and increasing the risk of a crash.

Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the cross member and either install a side member and drain hose and apply wax to protect from rust, or install a drain hose and an improved front cross member, free of charge.


2010-2014 Subaru Legacy, Outback

Subaru of America, Inc. is recalling certain 2010-2014 Subaru Legacy and Outback vehicles equipped with a manual transmission. The electronic parking brake (EPB) may not engage as intended, allowing the vehicle to roll away if the transmission is not in the proper gear when parked.

A vehicle rollaway can increase the risk of a crash.

Subaru will notify owners, and dealers will replace the EPB actuator assembly, free of charge.


2018 Land Rover Discovery, Range Rover, Range Rover Sport

Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC is recalling certain 2018 Land Rover Range Rover, Land Rover Range Rover Sport and Land Rover Discovery vehicles. The autonomous emergency braking (AEB) system may be disabled without warning the driver that the system is not functional.

If the AEB does not intervene when needed, without warning, there would be an increased risk of a crash.

Land Rover will notify owners, and dealers will update the vehicle software, free of charge.


2018 Mercedes-Benz GLC300, GLC350E, GLC43 AMG

USA, LLC is recalling certain 2018 GLC300 4Matic Coupe, GLC300, GLC300 4Matic, GLC350e 4Matic, GLC43 AMG 4Matic Coupe and GLC43 AMG 4Matic vehicles equipped with LED headlights.

The front turn signals may have an incorrect color of pink or violet. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 108, “Lamps, Reflective Devices and Associated Equipment.”

Turn signals that are the wrong color may not be as easily recognized by other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the color of the turn signal, replacing the LED module as necessary, free of charge.


2018 Mercedes-Benz E63S AMG

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC is recalling certain Mercedes-Benz E63S AMG 4Matic vehicles.

The front passenger seat can be adjusted beyond its intended limit. If the passenger seat is adjusted beyond its intended limit, the occupant may have an increased risk of injury in the event of a crash.

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the adjustment range, and if needed, install a mechanical adjustment range limitation or update the seat control unit software, free of charge.


2018 Mercedes-Benz C300, C300 4Matic, C63 AMG, C63S AMG

Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC is recalling certain 2018 Mercedes-Benz C300, C300 4Matic, C63 AMG and C63S AMG vehicles.

Incorrect bonding of the rear window may cause the window to loosen and detach from the vehicle.

If the window detaches from the vehicle, it can become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.

MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will rework the rear window bonding, free of charge.