Over A Million Toyota Hybrids Recalled Over Potential Fire Risk

Over A Million Toyota Hybrids Recalled Over Potential Fire Risk

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For owners of Toyota’s hybrid vehicles such as the Prius or C-HR compact crossover SUV, you might want to get in touch with your local Toyota dealer because the company has recently announced that they will be recalling over a million hybrids due to a potential fire risk. For those in the US, this will affect about 192,000 units.

300,000 Camera Power Adapters Recalled By Fujifilm

300,000 camera power adapters recalled by Fujifilm

Fujifilm has launched a massive power adapter recall that might affect a good number of readers. If you purchased a Fujifilm XP90, XP95, XP120, XP125, X-A3 or X-A10 camera from June 2016 onward, the wall plug that shipped with your unit might be at risk of cracking and/or breaking, "exposing live electrical contacts and posing a shock hazard" according to Fujifilm USA and the US Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC).

The specific power adapter that is at risk is the AC-5VF, and according to Fujifilm, it was shipped with some XP90 and XP95 cameras sold from June of 2016, XP120 and XP125 cameras sold from January 2017, X-A3 cameras sold from October 2016, and X-A10 cameras sold from February 2017.

Nissan Navara, Pathfinder Recalled For Nudge Bar Fix

Nissan Navara, Pathfinder recalled for nudge bar fix

Nissan Australia has issued a recall notice for D23 Navara and R52 Pathfinder models with factory-fitted nudge bars.

According to the company, insufficient bolt torque could cause the roll hoop to rattle or, in the worst-case scenario, detach from the vehicle while driving. This poses a risk to both vehicle occupants and other road users.

Infiniti Q50 And Q60 Recalled

Infiniti Q50 and Q60 recalled

Infiniti Australia has issued a recall notice for 104 examples of its Q50 sedans and Q60 coupes, over an issue with the malfunction indicator light.

According to the company, cars fitted with the VR30DDTT V6 engine haven’t been programmed to indicate failure of the automatic transmission. The problem is caused by a mismatch between the new Electronic Control Module and the old Controlled Area Network, both of which are part of the on-board diagnosis communication architecture.

900k Honda Odyssey Minivans Recalled For Faulty Second Row Seats

900K Honda Odyssey Minivans Recalled for Faulty Second Row Seats

Around 900,000 Honda Odyssey minivans have been recalled due to faulty second-row seats.

According to Honda, the second-row seats in certain 2011 to 2017 model year Odysseys may not be properly fastened and could tip forward. The problem has been linked to 46 reports of minor injuries, the Japanese automaker said. Around 800,000 of the vans are in the United States, with an undisclosed amount in Canada and Mexico. Around 2,000 of the vans are located outside of North America.

2013-16 Nissan Qashqai Recalled For Brake Fix

2013-16 Nissan Qashqai recalled for brake fix

Nissan Australia has issued a recall for 24,800 of its current-generation 2013-2016 ‘J11’ Qashqai SUVs over concerns the wheel arch protector could contact and wear through the brake hose.

The company reports that insufficient rigidity may cause the lower edge of the rear right wheel arch protector to become deformed “under certain limited conditions”. Using the vehicle at high speeds or high loading could cause the wheel arch protector to contact the brake hose.

Infiniti Q30,qx30 Recalled For Airbag Fix

Infiniti Q30,QX30 recalled for airbag fix

Infiniti Australia has recalled 532 examples of its Q30 and QX30 for a fault with the steering column which, if not addressed, could trigger the driver airbag.

According to the company, the steering column has no electrical connection to ground except other than a ‘spiral cable’.