>Explorers Recalled For Trim Piece Problem
(Dearborn, MI) -- Approximately one-point nine million Ford Explorer SUVs are being recalled by the automaker. Officials say a piece of trim on the vehicle can break free and become an airborne hazard for other drivers. The recall is for Explorers from the 2011 to 2019 model years. Ford is telling owners to contact dealers and schedule inspection when parts become available. Documents show over 14-thousand reports of the trim parts missing or being detached but no reports of accidents or injuries were found.
>>Kia Announces Recall
(Undated) -- Federal safety regulators are putting out a recall on two Kia models. The Kia Carnival 2022-2024 and Kia Sportage 2023-2024 models may have a roof safety issue and need to be inspected and replaced. The roof of the cars can become loose and detached while driving. Kia will inspect and possibly secure the roof for free. Owners should receive letters of notification by March 15th. More than 100-thousand cars and SUVs are involved in this recall.