Safecar.gov

The federal government has compiled offering a free online service that lets you know whether your car has been recalled.

Spiders force Suzuki to recall midsize cars

Spiders clog vent lines, forcing Suzuki to recall more than 19,000 midsize cars

Wednesday - 08/27/2014, 10:30am EDT

Apple offers to replace defective iPhone 5 batteries

Apple announced last week that a small percentage of the iPhone 5 devices sold between September 2012 and January 2013 have defective batteries.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 02:25pm EDT

Hewlett-Packard recalls 5 million AC power cords

Hewlett-Packard recalls more than 5 million AC power cords for notebook computers

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 01:24pm EDT

2.2 million bean bag chairs recalled after deaths

2.2 million bean bag chairs are recalled after 2 children suffocate to death

Friday - 08/22/2014, 12:00pm EDT

Free, online search lets you look up recalled cars

With auto companies recalling so many cars, the government has stepped in to keep track of them with a new search tool.

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 10:12am EDT

Peanut, almond butter recalled for salmonella risk

Peanut, almond butter from Hain Celestial unit recalled due to salmonella risk

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 01:10am EDT

Brita recalling children's water bottles

Brita recalling children's water filter bottles due to potential laceration hazard

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Glass particles in popular beer prompts recall

A voluntary recall of some Corona beers was announced Monday after the company reported glass particles may be found in select 12-ounce, clear Corona Extra beer.

Monday - 08/18/2014, 04:24pm EDT

Ford recalls 83,250 cars and SUVs

Ford recalls 83,250 cars and SUVs for faulty axles

Thursday - 08/14/2014, 10:00pm EDT

Where to find the best back-to-school deals

As the last few days of summer dwindle for D.C.-area students, many parents are salivating at the deals they can score while back-to-school shopping.

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 03:44am EDT

Volkswagen recalls some Tiguans

Volkswagen recalls 151,389 Tiguan SUVs due to stalling possibility

Monday - 08/11/2014, 08:38am EDT

GM issues third recall on SUVs that can catch fire

GM recalls SUVs for third time; power window switches can short-circuit and catch fire

Friday - 08/08/2014, 03:42pm EDT

Hyundai recalls more than 419K vehicles

Hyundai recalls more than 419,000 cars and SUVs to fix suspension, brake and oil leak problems

Friday - 08/01/2014, 02:48pm EDT

Harley recalls bikes for ignition switch problem

Harley-Davidson recalls motorcycles to fix vibrations that can cause engines to stall

Friday - 08/01/2014, 12:36pm EDT

Hyundai recalls 883K Sonatas to fix gear shifters

Hyundai recalling 883,000 Sonata midsize cars to fix problem with gear shift levers

Wednesday - 07/30/2014, 10:50am EDT

Nissan expands recall prompted by faulty air bag

Nissan recalls more than 220,000 vehicles over faulty air bag, bringing total recall to 664K

Monday - 07/28/2014, 06:50am EDT

US agency probes Hyundai Sonata air bag problem

US safety agency probes Hyundai Sonatas; electrical problem can cause air bag failure

Friday - 07/25/2014, 05:02pm EDT

California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

California's Wawona Packing issues voluntary nationwide fruit recall over listeria concerns

Thursday - 07/24/2014, 09:48am EDT

GM issues 6 more safety recalls

GM issues 6 more safety recalls; total so far this year hits 60, covering almost 30M vehicles

Wednesday - 07/23/2014, 06:30pm EDT

Chrysler recalls Jeep SUVs for ignition switches

Chrysler recalling older-model Jeep SUVs to fix problem with ignition switches

Tuesday - 07/22/2014, 07:30pm EDT