What is a Car Recall?

A Car Recall is when a car maker finds a problem that needs to be fixed. The manufactured issues a Car Recall through the NHTSA in the USA and informs the car owners. If you are not the original owner of your car, you may miss these recall notices

CarRecall.com provides easy access to all the available NHTSA car recalls that have been issued for vehicles in the USA. You can select the Make, Model and Year for your car and view all the recalls that the NHTSA have issued for cars since 1990.

Buying a used car?

Use the safety recall information to be an informed consumer when negotiating with the seller to make sure all recall fixes have been applied.

Own a used car?

Make sure all the relevant safety recalls have been fixed on your car. Fixes for car recalls should never cost you anything, so get them done!

Latest Car Safety Recalls

Category Date Cars Recalled
Safety Equipment 28 May 2015 2004 Ford Ranger / 2006 Ford Ranger / 2005 Ford Ranger
Safety Equipment 28 May 2015 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer / 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer / 2006 Mitsubishi Lancer
Safety Equipment 13 May 2015 2004 Toyota Sequoia / 2003 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Sequoia / 2003 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Sequoia / 2004 Toyota Sequoia / 2003 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Sequoia / 2003 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Sequoia / 2003 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Sequoia / 2003 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Sequoia / 2003 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Sequoia / 2003 Toyota Tundra / 2004 Toyota Tundra

Latest Consumer Complaints

Date Cars Referenced Complaint
29 May 2015 2009 Nissan Versa I was turning onto a side street and heard a thump under my hood on the right side of the car. there was no difficulty driving although i kept hearing thumps for days after. i went in to a garage to get my snow tires put on and the garage saw that the spring above my right front tire was sheered in half and had damaged my tire. i had it towed to the nearest nissan and they fixed it while i went and bought new tires. about 3 months later, it happened on the left side. then about a year after that, the spring above the right front tire broke again, so i replaced it a third time to a cost of $1200 per spring. i contacted nissan and was told no recall was in place for this. the mechanic at the garage told me this was a common problem for this car. in addition, at the same time, i noticed the engine losing power at different times, especially when stopped at a light or upon acceleration from a low speed to a high speed. no check engine light, no engine trouble noted, just loss of power. shutting the car off and turning it back on seems to reset it but it's an ongoing issue.
29 May 2015 2008 Toyota Camry The abs and brake light comes on every time after an oil changed my dash board is melting.
29 May 2015 2004 Chevrolet Express 1500 1/2 Ton - Van I was traveling east thro an intersection when a truck on the my right ramed me in the front right side of my car.i felt the car spin and the truck ended up in my right rear bumper and when i came to a stop both airbags deployed and i was injured and the airbags exployed and i have eye damage to my right eye and neck injury and back injury.still seeing spine dr. and eye dr every 6 months
29 May 2015 2007 Chevrolet Malibu The electric power steering has failed several times almost causing my son to crash into another vehicle. my wife almost ran into a building and other vehicles because of the failure and now refuses to drive it. this has occurred weekly for the last two years sometimes with the failure lasting several minutes to several days. gm has recalled other years and needs to include all 2007 malibu before there are more fatalities.
28 May 2015 2011 Toyota Camry Both sun visors broke within one week apart. the hinge of the sun visor stopped working causing visor to hang in the field of vision. there was no warning leading up to the incident.
28 May 2015 2011 Ford Edge The driver door ajar alert would not go off and neither would the interior lights even though the door was shut. the lights would stay on while driving and the doors would not lock once i started driving either since it was saying the driver door was open. i'm waiting for the batter to just die since my interior lights stay on for a long time after i shut and lock my doors because the driver door ajar alert never goes off. i've called multiple dealerships and they won't cover it because there is no recall on it. there needs to be a recall on this issue because i don't know if my door is every really shut, my interior lights will only go off after i've been driving for a few minutes and the doors won't even lock right!
28 May 2015 2005 Saab 9-7X There's a recall on low beam headlamps shutting off while driving at night. i called saab dealership because i was pulled over by state trooper bc lights shut off while i was driving and issued a warning. dealership said there was a recall but no part available yet. i asked when there might be a part available and they said they've been waiting sense last june of 2014 and still no part available. this is a serious issue bc i drive home every night and no warning when lights will randomly shut off.
28 May 2015 2009 Pontiac G6 I purchased car new in 2009 and have had problem after problem starting with exhaust system just weeks after i got it. it has had 3 recalls but i more are due. the headlights started going one after another and at one time all front lights were out at the same time. i had them repaired with new connector. currently, the left headlight is out again and a new headlamp and another connector was installed and still will not stay on. other owners i have spoken with have the same problems that i am having. but what can we do? i've been experiencing power steering going out occasionally for no apparent reason what so ever. there is a recall but my car is not covered under the recall although there were 2009 models that were. i was told my vin number wasn't included in the recall. the air bag alert stays on. i had it diagnosed along with the seat belt alert and both need to be replaced. the seat belt sensor module needs to be replaced in the passenger seat. my rear door locks don't work and that's electrical problem. i feel the car manufacturer knew these problems existed and should be held accountable for selling these death traps. with all these serious problems, i can't grasp why gm don't take responsibility for all this and get them off the rode. i and other motorists are not safe while i'm still driving this car. do the right thing gm and recall all 2009 pontiac g6 and make them safe.
28 May 2015 2008 Pontiac G6 Bad connections in headlight melted right off and damaged headlight
28 May 2015 2006 Dodge Caravan (Grand) My headlights have been turning on by themselves while the switch is in the off position.