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Jun 1, 2020

Tire Recall - What Several Brands Were Listed?

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Dec 11, 2019

Information on the BMW-3 Airbag Recall

The Newest in a Series of Takata Recalls. Takata's earned quite a poor reputation over the decade. The Japanese airbag maker recalled several models installed in a variety of popular models. This included Toyota and Ford autos several years ago. However, the most recent recall especially affects one time of the high-end car. According to CBS News, Takata announced a new round of recalls. In this case, it affects over 1.4 million vehicles. Also, the first car affected by the recall is the BMW-3. According to the info available to the federal government, the situation is dire. The malfunction killed one driver. BMW warned the owner of some of its older vehicles to stop driving them. This severe issue goes back to the 1999 model year. Furthermore, the recall also affects some Audi, Honda, Toyota, and Mitsubishi models manufactured between 1995 and 2000. According to the recall, the airbag's propellent may deteriorate over time. This causes the bag to expand too quickly. The error causes the airbag not to protect the driver in the event of a crash. According to Audi, some of its 1997-1999 models A4, A6, A8, and TTs are affected. For Mitsubishi, this includes several 1998-2000 Monteros. ⚠️ Recall Alert 1999-2001 BMW 323i, 325i, 328i and 330i and 2000-2001 323Ci, 325Ci, 328Ci, 330Ci, 323iT, and 325iT vehicles Recalled for defective air bag inflatorshttps://t.co/sxw5U0M0RO — NHTSArecalls (@NHTSArecalls) December 4, 2019 For More Information on the BMW Airbag Recall. If you are concerned that your car is affected by this recall, contact us immediately. This is double for cases where such a malfunction injured you or a loved one. Ehline Law's accident specialists have decades of experience handling such negligence by big auto companies. We will discuss your legal options free of charge, and do not ask for a penny unless we win for you. Contact us using the information below for more info.

Dec 11, 2019

Chrysler Electrical Issue Recalling 800,000 SUVS

Second Large Recall in a Month. To add to the list of the dangers of Los Angeles driving, last week, the Fiat Chrysler company announced that it was recalling almost three-quarters of a million vehicles due to an electrical fault. In this recall, popular models will be removed from the road for repairs. According to Reuters, the auto giant recalled a number of 2011 to 2013 Dodge Durangos and Jeep Grand Cherokees. According to the available info, silicon deposits on contact points of fuel pump relays may cause severe issues. This includes interrupting electrical current. So far the company reported no serious injuries or deaths due to the recall. Unfortunately, this isn't the first major recall including this model or even these production years. In 2014 and 2015, Fiat Chrysler recalled the vehicles for other issues with the fuel pump relays. This is especially troubling for the company as it plans to merge with French automaker Peugeot. This involves over 500,000 cars in the United States and nearly 200,000 in Canada and Mexico. A similar recall pulled Ram 1500 trucks off the road. In this case, the Steering Rack and Pinion Electric Gear Assemblies caused a severe issue. ⚠️ Recall AlertChrysler certain Mopar Steering Rack and Pinion Electric Gear Assemblies for Ram 1500 trucksRecalled for electric power steering gear can short circuithttps://t.co/DQGItyvQci — NHTSArecalls (@NHTSArecalls) December 5, 2019 To Find Out More About the Fiat Chrysler Fuel Pump Recall. If you have a Jeep or Ram from these model years, contact our auto defect experts at the Ehline Law Firm APLC. Our team has decades of experience taking on and fighting for our clients, especially in the cases of auto negligence. You are not alone. We have seen it all-- and in every case fought to the bitter end for our clients. We will discuss your legal options with you free of charge. If you or a loved one were involved in an auto accident due to these issues, contact us immediately.

Dec 11, 2019

Find Out About the Nissan Fire Recall

A Severe Risk of Fire for Maxima, Pathfinder, and Murano Vehicles. Nissan has been in the spotlight for the wrong reasons lately. The Japanese automaker is on the hook for a major new recall due to the risk of severe fire. Nissan's announcement informs hundreds of thousands of drivers of a severe issue that could lead to serious injury or death. According to Newsweek, nearly 400,000 Nissans are affected by the recall. This includes the popular Maxima, Pathfinder, and Murano lines. These run between the 2015 and 2018 model years. In addition, the Infiniti QX60 between 2017-2019 and Pathfinder of the same year is also recalled. According to Nissan, the errors occur in the antilock brake systems of their vehicles. This is caused by an incomplete oil seal. As it wears, the brake fluid could leak into other parts of the car, including the electrical system. The mixture could cause severe fires. In fact, the risk is so severe that Nissan ordered owners of these model years to park their vehicles outside. Nissan recalls 394,000 vehicles due to fire risk - https://t.co/mV3HJFUo6F #Nissan #recall #news965 #wdbo pic.twitter.com/E84WpAMhEq — News 96.5 (WDBO) (@news965wdbo) November 18, 2019 Contact Ehline Law for More Info on the Nissan Recall. For more info on the recent Nissan recall, we are the people you need to talk to. There's a reason we've built up a reputation as Southern California's most prestigious auto accident and liability law firm. Ehline Law prides itself on a single promise: we never stop until our clients get justice. We offer a free, no-pressure consultation. We'll travel to you if that makes it easier-- to your house, a hospital, or at work. Our expert attorneys also keep the promise: if we don't recover money for you, you don't owe us a cent. That's how confident we are that we will make a difference. Fill out the contact form to speak to one of our expert attorneys today.

Dec 11, 2019

Find Out More About the GM Seat Belt Fire Recall

Affects a Number of Popular GM Models. Consumer Reports reported on the issue, which affects more than a half-million vehicles. According to the Detroit auto giant, the fires may be caused due to a problem with the seat belt assembly. In case of an accident, the seat belt pretentioners tighten the belts. As a result, this part releases hot gases into other parts of the vehicle. This includes cotton materials in the carpet. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the driver may notice smoke or a burning smell before the actual fire. The recall affects 2019 to 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500s and GMC Sierra 1500s. It also includes 2020 Silverado 2500s, Silverado 3500s, as well as both Sierra 2500 and 3500 truck lines. This does not include every vehicle of these lines. Ones with vinyl flooring are not added. Several of these models are among the most popular vehicles in the United States. The recall affects several significant uses of these vehicles. Even worse, the fires burn during the most vulnerable time after a collision, which could lead to even further injury. ⚠️ RECALL ALERT ⚠️GM recalls more than 500K pickups for fire risk: https://t.co/7H36MfSkOPKnow anyone who drives one of these? Make sure they are aware. — Local 12/WKRC-TV (@Local12) November 26, 2019 Find Out More about the GM Recall If you own one of these vehicles or know someone that does, contact us immediately. Our attorneys offer our years of experience in the fields of auto recalls and accidents. We are also researching the causes and effects of this recall-- and if you need a free legal consultation, fill out the contact form on the site. We will come to you at any time to discuss your legal options. If you or a loved one was injured due to this issue, let the Ehline Law Firm APLC be your legal guardian.

Dec 11, 2019

Information on the Dodge Minivan Seat Belt Recall

Popular Grand Caravan Line Recalled Due to Severe Safety Concern. Dodge recalled one of its most popular car lines over a dangerous defect in its seat belt system. The minivans rolled off the assembly line without the proper restraints installed. According to the company, in the event of a crash, the belts could fail. Consumer Reports wrote about the recall, noting the large size of the potential issues. The recall affects over 30,000 minivans. Dodge stated that the seat belts in the second and third-row seats might become loose in the event of a crash. This could lead to severe injury or death. According to the company, the seats were improperly installed, without being properly fitted to the seat striker. This means that they could become loose. This would result in the places not being able to take the force of a crash. Also, this may cause the seat belts not to be able to restrain passengers. The company also reported that the seat belts might have issues even in cases not involving a crash. The only year affected by the recall is the 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan. RECALL ALERT ⚠️ Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is recalling 30,354 of its 2019 @Dodge Grand Caravan minivans because #seatbelt components may fail if the vans are in a crash, leading to an increased chance of injury. Learn more: https://t.co/GjohPOn9KN #openrecall @FiatChrysler_NA pic.twitter.com/ggyHXV0TFd — CARFAX (@CARFAXinc) November 21, 2019 Find Out More Information on this Recall. If you live in Greater Los Angeles and own a 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan, contact us immediately. If you were involved in a crash and the seat belt did not deploy properly, you need legal protection. Our auto accident experts can guide you through your legal options during a free consultation. Also, in some cases, we can front the cost of medical expenses. No matter what happens, we don't ask for a dime unless we recover for you.

Dec 11, 2019

Honda Pilot and Passport Recall Information

Affecting Two Major Vehicle Lines. Honda is recalling its popular Pilot and Passport models due to a severe manufacturing error. Due to the factory issue, these vehicles may not have been properly constructed, leading to concern about a catastrophic failure during a collision. Consumer Affairs reported on the issue, According to the recall, the vehicles have serious structural integrity issues. The company reported that the front frame left and right side upper members could have not been properly welded to the car's unibody. As a result, in case of a crash, there is a chance that this would not provide adequate protection in case of a crash. This could lead to an increased chance of severe injury or death. This affects 2019 and 2020 Pilot models and the 2019 Passport line. Honda announced that it would start to notify owners of these vehicles after December 1, 2019. If you were involved in an accident due to this error, your first priority is to contact an expert. ⚠️ Recall Alert2019-2020 Honda Pilot and Passport vehicles Recalled for incomplete body weldinghttps://t.co/IzvdOyIjaJ — NHTSArecalls (@NHTSArecalls) November 12, 2019 Find Out More About the Honda Recall. For more info on the Honda recall or your legal rights, contact the Ehline Law Firm APLC today. Our skilled attorneys have managed similar cases before, winning millions for our clients if they were injured due to a car company's negligence. Our team is second to none in the state of California and offers a variety of options-- especially for victims of a crash. These consultations are free and we don't ask for a cent unless we collect for you. That is our promise. Let us know if you would like any more info on the recall or to discuss further. Fill out the contact form on this site 24/7 and contact one of our legal experts today. We defend you and your family's right to a full physical, emotional, and financial recovery. Contact Ehline Law for more info.

Dec 10, 2019

Latest Ford F-150 Recall Part of Disturbing Trend

Part of a Wider Series of Issues. Ford issued the second massive recalls of their vehicles of the year in November. According to the company, several of its makes had severe transmission issues that affected drivers and safety. The Detroit Free press reported that the newest round of recalls includes F-150 trucks (the best selling vehicle in the United States, Lincoln MKX, and Super Duty trucks. All of this adds up to over 150,000 cars.) Even worse, the company announced earlier this year that it recalled over a million of its other series due to similar transmission issues. This included the popular Focus and Fiesta lines. According to the Detroit Free Press again, the auto giant knew that these cars came off of the assembly line with faulty clutches. According to their report: “You think of the gentleman who stood up for the space shuttle Challenger, saying if they launched that with the ice on it that it’s going to blow up. Well, these kinds of really horrific technical errors seemed to pass right through at Ford on this project,” the engineer said. Knowingly Selling Faulty Vehicles. Unfortunately for drivers, the pain doesn't stop there. Ford's vehicles had severe issues with its clutch system and computers. This could have resulted in severe injury or death for drivers. Even worse, Ford knew about the problem with its trucks as well. All of this easily meets the legal definition of liability due to negligence. Ford should have known better. In fact, evidence points that they did. As a result, thousands of drivers face crashes due to their carelessness. If you or a loved one were involved in an auto accident involving one of these cars, don't wait. Contact the experts at the Ehline Law Firm. Our attorneys specialize in auto liability and negligence cases. Our firm is one of the top tier establishments in the state of California and is ready at a moment's notice. We offer a free consultation to discuss your legal options.