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Honda recalls 310,773 Pilots for seatbelt issue

By: Michelle Koueiter on 9/12/2011 Honda is recalling 310,773 copies of the Pilot SUV to fix a problem that could make the driver’s or passenger’s seatbelts unreliable in a crash. Honda says a manufacturing error with the belts could mean that stitching on some of the models is incomplete where the lap section is connected […]

SEMA predicts 2011’s hottest-car award winners

By: Michelle Koueiter on 9/07/2011 With the 2011 SEMA show and annual awards just around the corner, the Specialty Equipment Market Association has preliminarily flagged the obvious candidates in the lineup. Though the exhibitors are the ones who ultimately will select the winners, several vehicles are expected to make a significant impact based on factors […]

2012 Honda Pilot refined inside and out

By: Michelle Koueiter on 9/01/2011 Boasting a slight makeover, the 2012 Honda Pilot is ready for showroom floors with a sleeker exterior, an upgraded interior and slightly better fuel efficiency, according to Honda. The Pilot’s restyled front end swaps 2011’s six-sided grille insert for a horizontal three-bar, chrome-style fascia and new headlights. All trim levels […]

BMW recalls 2002-05 3-series for light defect

By: Michelle Koueiter on 9/01/2011   BMW is recalling 241,000 copies of the 3-series in the United States to fix a rear light defect that could lead to crashes. The problem affects rear lights–taillights, brake lights and turn signals–which may only work intermittently. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the recall covers model […]