Biggest Recalls of 2013
February 6, 2014
Cars.com recently put together a list of the 10 largest recalls we saw in 2013. At the top of the list is a recall issued by Chrysler for 1993-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokees and 2002-2007 Liberty models, which affected about 2.7 million vehicles. Another large recall we saw in 2013 was a tire recall issued by Michelin, which impacted about 1.2 million vehicles.
Below is a look at the 10 largest recalls that were issued in 2013.
|Rank||Issued By||Vehicles Affected||Recall||# Vehicles Impacted|
|1||Chrysler||1993-2004 Jeep Grand Cherokees; 2002-2007 Liberty models||Potential fuel-system problem||2.7 million|
|2||Michelin||LTX M/X tires, size LT225/75R16 115/112R LRE||Tire tread could separate||1.2 million|
|3||Hyundai||2007-09 Accent & Tucson, 2007-10 Elantra, 2007-11 Santa Fe, 2008-09 Veracruz, |
2010-11 Genesis Coupe, 2011 Sonata
|Break light issue||1 million+|
|4||Toyota||2012-2013 Camry, Camry Hybrid, Avalon and Avalon Hybrid sedans and Venza hatchbacks||AC condenser unit housing||803,000|
|5||Toyota||2006-2011 RAV4 and Lexus HS 250h||Improperly tightened rear wheel alignment nuts||780,580|
|6||Toyota||2003-2004 Corolla sedans and Matrix hatchbacks||Faulty airbag control module||752,000|
|7||Honda||2009-13 Pilot SUVs and 2011-13 Odyssey minivans||Driver-side airbag||748,000|
|8||Subaru||2009-12 Forester, 2010-11 Legacy, 2010-11 Outback and 2006-12 Tribeca models||Potential faulty lamp wiring||633,842|
|9||Kia||2007-10 Rondo and Sportage, 2007-11 Sorento, 2007 Sedona, 2010-11 Soul, 2011 Optima||Malfunctioning brake lights||623,658|
|10||Toyota||2004-05 and 2007-09 Sienna minivans||Shift-lock solenoid||615,000|
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