Business / Auto Quality

Chinese firm denies supplying Aston Martin parts

[2014-02-10 17:31]

Chinese Kexiang Company has denied that it supplied low-grade plastic parts to sports-car maker Aston Martin.

Faulty part forces Aston Martin recall

[2014-02-07 00:37]

The luxury carmaker is recalling sports car models built since late 2007 after discovering a Chinese parts supplier was using a counterfeit plastic material in a part.

Toyota: seat issue could lead to recall

[2014-01-31 11:14]

Toyota Motor Corp has alerted US safety officials that seat material in several vehicles fails to meet fire retardation standards and could result in a recall.

US investigates hybrid Camry braking

[2014-01-28 15:48]

US safety regulators opened an probe into about 30,000 Toyota Camry hybrid electric cars after receiving numerous complaints.

Ford recals 46k Edge SUVs

[2014-01-17 15:27]

The 2012 and 2013 models' fuel system leak could lead to a fire.

US upgrade probe of Chrysler sun visor fires

[2014-01-15 15:14]

Federal safety regulators have upgraded an investigation of sun visor-related fires in recent-model Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango SUVs.

GM recalls 370k large pickups globally

[2014-01-11 15:52]

Redesigned full-size Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickup trucks were recalled globally to reprogram software.

China urges Chrysler to address Jeep Wrangler fire risk

[2014-01-07 13:53]

China has urged carmaker Chrysler Group to correct possible defects in its Jeep Wrangler, after imported vehicles were found to have an elevated fire risk.

More auto recalls in China in 2013

[2013-12-31 09:41]

A record 5.3 million vehicles were recalled across China in 2013, up 65.5 percent from a year earlier, the country's top quality supervisor said Monday.

GM, Ford issue recall totaling 1.5m

[2013-12-31 07:43]

General Motors announced a recall of about 1.46 million cars in China one of the largest such actions to be taken in the world's No 1 automobile market.

Shanghai GM recalls 1.4m cars, Changan Ford recalls too

[2013-12-27 17:55]

China's quality watchdog announced Friday that Shanghai GM from Dec 30 will recall 1.4 million Buick Excelle and Chevy New Sails.

3.7m cars recalled so far this year

[2013-12-27 17:36]

Automakers made 130 vehicle recalls involving 3.76 million vehicles in China as of Dec 26, the country's quality watchdog announced.

Infiniti to recall 2,855 sedans

[2013-12-13 11:12]

Japanese car maker Nissan will recall 2,855 of its luxury brand of Infiniti starting on Dec 24, China's quality watchdog said Thursday.

Ford recalls 2013 Escape SUVs for 7th time

[2013-12-03 10:41]

Ford Motor Co's bad safety streak with its 2013 Escape continued on Nov 26 as the automaker issued two more recalls for the second most popular sport utility vehicle in the US market.

Changan Ford investigates Kuga safety issue

[2013-12-03 10:41]

Changan Ford has sent investigator already to investigate Kuga shaft broken happened in China recent years. And the company will publish its result to public.

China's South East Motor recalls V3 Lingyue

[2013-12-02 17:37]

South East Motor, an automotive joint venture between the Chinese mainland and Taiwan, will recall 171,093 defective V3 Lingyue.

Chrysler recalls defective Grand Cherokee in China

[2013-11-22 19:20]

Chrysler China has started recall of defective 2014 Grand Cherokee over software problems, China's quality watchdog announced on Friday.

Faulty DSG causes latest Volkswagen recall

[2013-11-19 16:39]

Volkswagen said it will replace synthetic oil with mineral oil in the double-clutch gearboxes, but the announcement did not mention the well-known DSG.

VW hit by 2.6m vehicle recall in China

[2013-11-15 10:26]

Volkswagen is recalling over 2.6 million cars to fix a variety of problems, a blow to a group striving to be the world's biggest carmaker.

VW to recall defective cars in China

[2013-11-14 09:30]

Volkswagen China and Shanghai Volkswagen will recall 207,778 imported and domestic Tiguan vehicles from Nov 25, China's quality watchdog said.