Browsing Category 'Chevrolet Equinox'

Massive Takata Airbag Recall: Everything You Need to Know, Including Full List of Affected Vehicles

The automotive world and beyond is buzzing about the massive airbag recall covering many millions of vehicles in the U.S. from nearly two dozen brands. Here’s what you need to know about the problem; which vehicles may have the defective, shrapnel-shooting inflator parts from Japanese supplier Takata; and what to do if your vehicle is […]

Chevrolet to Use Magic Hoodoo to Deliver Prognostic Vehicle Data to Owners

OK, so it’s not actually hoodoo. And Carnac the Magnificent isn’t involved. But Chevy announced today at CES that select 2016 models will team onboard sensors with the vehicles’ 4G LTE connection to potentially predict problems before they’re detectable by owners. Basically, your car sends information about the starter motor, battery, and fuel pump—these are the […]

The Hits Keep Coming: GM Recalls 718,000 U.S. Vehicles for Bolts, Welds, Lights, and Steering

Perhaps to spice up an otherwise mild week—excepting that Acura NSX prototype fire—General Motors has issued six recalls to fix loose bolts, poor welding, and other miscellaneous problems, bringing the automaker’s 2014 North American total to 60 actions. The 717,949 cars in the U.S. are all from the 2011–2015 model years and bring the total […]