The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened an investigation into rear-gate lift struts made by Stabilus. The struts, commonly found in the rear doors in minivans, have been linked to several recalls and a number of injuries due to lift strut failures. Stabilus named as gas lift strut maker behind recalls Normally, automakers don’t Read on! →

Ford has announced recalls of the Escape SUV and the Freestar and Mercury Monterey vans, covering almost 500,00 vehicles. The Escape is affected by a brake issue, and the Freestar and Monterey have an issue with the torque converter. Ford Escape has leaking master cylinder The Ford Motor Company, according to the Washington Post, has Read on! →