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Toyota, Lexus recall nearly 700,000 new models for fuel pump failure

2019 Toyota CamryToyota is recalling 695,541 new Toyota and Lexus vehicles for a fuel pump that can fail, causing the engine to stall, which can increase the risk of a crash, the NHTSA announced Monday. An impeller in the low-pressure pump in the fuel tank that supplies pressure to the fuel injection system can deform. The driver may be warned of the failure by a...

2020 Hyundai Venue review, worst spin-off models, Audi PHEVs arrive: What's New @ The Car Connection

2020 Hyundai VenueFirst drive: The 2020 Hyundai Venue sets a small but splashy stage With the Venue, Hyundai finds a niche below the Kona for first-time crossover buyers who want rugged style and slim prices. But can it pass the utility test? Toyota, Lexus recall nearly 700,000 new models for fuel pump failure Toyota is recalling 695,541 new Toyota and Lexus...

Takata airbag recall expands as Nissan, BMW, GM, Ferrari call back already repaired vehicles

2008 BMW 3-Series 328iMore automakers are recalling vehicles already recalled and repaired in the ongoing Takata airbag recall. The latest surge in recalls covers vehicles that had a temporary replacement, or like-for-like repair, while regulators and automakers scrambled to assess the scope of one of the largest automotive recalls in history. Last week, Nissan...

2020 Hyundai Venue

2020 Hyundai VenueSmall crossovers like the 2020 Hyundai Venue now have a big stage. With the Venue, Hyundai has fielded a smaller companion to its own Kona crossover, not to mention an urban runabout five-door hatchback that fits neatly in the shadow cast by its big new Palisade. Sold in SE and SEL editions, the 2020 Venue compares to vehicles such as the Nissan...

2020 Audi A4

2020 Audi A4The 2020 Audi A4 isn’t ready to be put out to pasture just yet. The model that helped Audi reinvent itself in the 1990s has been overshadowed by the automaker’s crossover SUVs, but it remains a solid choice for those in the know. This year, the 2020 A4 has a sharper look with pinched headlights flanking a stylish grille. Inside, last...