November 29, 2015

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Volkswagen issues recall for diesel vehicles in China

BEIJING — Volkswagen said Monday it is recalling 1,950 diesel vehicles in China to change engine software it has admitted cheats on emissions tests and Singapore suspended sales of the company’s diesel cars. The German automaker admitted last month that 11 million of its vehicles worldwide were fitted with cheating software to beat emission tests. Read More…

Acura recall shows glitch in automatic braking system

Acura has recalled two models because the automatic emergency braking systems can malfunction and put the vehicles at risk of a collision. The recall involves just under 48,000 MDX SUVs and RLX sedans worldwide from the 2014 and 2015 model years and shows how even sophisticated safety technology can be prone to real-world glitches. Acura’s Read More…

It’s official: Elyria mayor faces recall election

There will be a recall election in Elyria. Today, the recall petition was certified by Clerk of Council Art Weber after the county Board of Elections determined that 530 of the additional 902 signatures turned in by Stand Up Elyria were valid. No date has been set for the recall election, which seeks to oust Read More…