Auto News: Ford Faces Yet Another Lawsuit Over Its Handling Of Recalls, Car Thieves Targeting Kia And Hyundai Vehicles Following Viral TikTok Challenge, GM Recalling Over 484,000 Cadillac Chevy GMC Vehicles To Fix Seat Belt Issue

Ford Faces Yet Another Lawsuit Over Its Handling of Recalls


American automaker Ford is staring down a lawsuit accusing it of mismanaging a recall of cars that could suddenly burst into flames. If all that sounds familiar, it’s because this is the second such lawsuit filed against Ford in the past month. read more »

Car thieves targeting Kia and Hyundai vehicles following viral TikTok challenge


If you've heard of the "Kia Challenge," which is especially gaining attention on TikTok, just know it's not a fancy promotion from a car dealership. It's a nationwide, social-media fueled trend targeting a vulnerability in certain cars. read more »

GM recalling over 484,000 Cadillac, Chevy, GMC vehicles to fix seat belt issue


General Motors is recalling more than 484,000 vehicles to fix an issue with their third-row seat belts. "In certain of these vehicles, the rivet that retains the buckle to the mounting bracket in the left or right side third-row seatbelt buckle assembly may not have been properly formed during the manufacturing process," the automaker wrote in its recall notice posted on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's website. "If the third-row seatbelt assembly is not properly riveted, it may not properly restrain occupants in a crash, increasing the risk of injury." read more »