January 2nd 2015 Issue # 760


 
NOTA BENE:
I will be in Arizona for much of January.
This website will therefore not be updated again until February 6th.
     


  The Baileyblog:

What lies ahead in 2015.
 


The TESLA FILE

Tesla will get a dent in its image if it does not address the issue of high repair costs.

A moment for the tree huggers to ponder:
The TESLA battery factory will use up almost half of all the groundwater available.




RECALLS & SECRET WARRANTIES.

(Who screwed up and when.)


VW: Fuel leaks causing fires.
Dodge Ram pick ups: Seized rear axles, wheels locking up.
Nissan SUV fuel leaks.
Hyundai Genesis brake lights.
GM: Low beam headlight failures.
Lexus fuel leaks.
VW rear supension failures.
Ford fuel leaks.
VW Beetles and Jettas-rear supnsion arms.
Chrysler Corp: Serious alternator problems.  Rear view mirros setting on fire.
Nissan Altima hoods flying open without warning.
GM: Wiring problms and overheating fuel pumps.
GM: Hoods that fly open on their own.
Ford: Turbochargers.
Ford: Broken axles.
Sonata a joke - it's a  shifter cable.
GM:
Incomplete welds on seat brackets, turn signal failures,
power steering failures, loose suspension bolts
and faulty roof rack bolts.
Kia Soul steering, Sonata wiring, Mercedes air bags.
Fords burning oil and a whole host of other TSBs.
Chrysler: Vanity comes before a fire.
Ford: Fiesta fuel leaks and multiple drive shaft problems.
Subaru: Rusting brake and fuel lines.
Ford F150 power steering problem.

Recalls & TSBs updated as of December 2014



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