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Ford recalls 433,000 vehicles over software issues

Ford is recalling 433,000 vehicles, including 2015 Focus, C-MAX and Escape models, because of a software problem that could keep their engines running after drivers try to shut them down. 87 more words

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3,000 baby floats recalled because they can deflate

NEW YORK (AP) — About 3,000 inflatable baby floats are being recalled because they can deflate, posing a risk that a child could drown.

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General Motors ignition switch toll rises to 119 fatalities

The death toll from faulty ignition switches in General Motors’ small cars has risen by two to 119.

Victims’ families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each by attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM last year. 81 more words

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Fiat Chrysler calling back 164,000 Jeep Cherokee SUVs

Fiat Chrysler is recalling 164,000 Jeep Cherokee SUVs worldwide to install shields that stop water from getting into the power rear lift gate controls.

The company says the recall covers the 2014 and 2015 model years. 95 more words

Cars And Car Design

More than a dozen brands of bottled water recalled over E. coli concerns

Niagara Bottling is issuing a voluntary recall after discovering on June 10 that one of its spring sources was contaminated with E. coli.

“As the spring source did not notify us in a timely manner, we have discontinued the use of this source,” the company said in a release. 190 more words

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Honda confirms 8th fatality linked to Takata airbags

Honda is confirming that another person has been killed by an exploding Takata air bag.

The company says 26-year-old Jewel Brangman died in a September 2014 crash in Los Angeles, California. 90 more words

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GM ignition switch recall death toll now stands at 114

The death toll from faulty ignition switches in General Motors small cars has risen by three to 114.

Victims’ families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each by attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM last year. 145 more words

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