June 24th 2016 Issue # 820



The Baileyblog:
Decommissioning wind turbines: a growing problem?



Picture of the week
Of doilies and white gloves.


 
THAT WAS THE WEEK THAT WAS

Tesla acceleration performance is a mirage.

LAST WEEK.


MAY: A disastrous month for family cars.

Top 10 Most Expensive Cars to Maintain Over 10 Years.


THE WEEK BEFORE

Road test: 2016 Fiat 124 Spider.


The ugliest cars on sale right now.



THE TESLA FILE

Tesla exchanges repairs for owner silence.



RECALLS & SECRET WARRANTIES.

(Who screwed up and when.)


Subaru steering column failures.
Ford: Problems with transmissions
and rear suspension.
Chrysler (FCA) vehicles in P or D running away.
Hyundai Sonata power steering.
Dodge Chargers: Falling off the jacks.
More hood latch problems for Nissan.
More big problems for Chrysler SUVs.
Ford Crown Vic headlights.
Weepy Jeeps!
Dodge Darts: Pop! Goes the weasel.
Ford Fusion: Leaking gas tank.
Hyundai: Brake lights staying on.
Kia SOUL: Steering problems.
VW: Camshaft /power steering failures.
Many MINI power steering failures.
Jeep: A-C setting on fire & wheels coming off.
GM: More oil leakscausing fires.

Recalls & TSBs updated as of June 2016



Autobiography.



Questions? E-Mail me.
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