January 2017 Recall Overview
Volkswagen Recalls 136,000 Cars Over Anti-Lock Brake Issue
Volkswagen Group of America is recalling nearly 136,000 Audi and Volkswagen autos to fix potential problems with their antilock brake systems.
Mercedes-Benz Recalls 48,000 New Models Over Software Glitch
Mercedes-Benz has recalled 47,766 model year 2016 and 2017 vehicles because faulty software might register the front passenger occupant as a child seat and deactivate the air bag.
Mercedes-Benz said it will notify owners, and dealers will update the software, free of charge.
Ford Fusion, Mercury Milan Vehicles Investigated for Brake Issues
Three crashes and more than 140 complaints have prompted a federal investigation into a potentially serious brake issue with Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan cars manufactured between 2007 and 2009.