Top 10 Most Fuel Efficient Used Cars

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Top 10 Most Fuel Efficient Used Cars
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Fuel economy is a major purchase consideration for new-vehicle shoppers; in fact it’s the No. 1 thing they look for in a car or truck. Consumers continue to demand ever greater mileage, and so does the federal government. Washington keeps turning up the wick on its Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) regulations. In response to… Continue Reading...

Volkswagen Jetta, Golf TDI, Audi A3 TDI Being Recalled Over Fuel Leak

Volkswagen Jetta, Golf TDI, Audi A3 TDI Being Recalled Over Fuel Leak
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Volkswagen is recalling 168,000 diesel engine vehicles produced from 2009-2012 over a possible leak from the fuel injectors that could start a fire. The vehicles in question are Volkswagen Jetta, Jetta SportWagen and Golf models as well as the Audi A3 TDI. 161,144 VWs and 7,131 Audis are involved in the recall, while no injuries… Continue Reading...

Ford Mustang, VW Jetta TDI Under Investigation for Safety Issues

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Ford Mustang, VW Jetta TDI Under Investigation for Safety Issues
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Both the new Ford Mustang and the new VW Jetta are facing possible recalls as a result of ongoing investigations by safety officials. The Mustangs in question are those from the 2011 and 2012 model year equipped with a manual transmission, with reports from owners stating an inability to shift into gears while merging into… Continue Reading...

Volkswagen, Audi TDI Diesel Vehicles Under Investigation By NHTSA Due To Faulty Fuel Pump

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Volkswagen, Audi TDI Diesel Vehicles Under Investigation By NHTSA Due To Faulty Fuel Pump
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NHTSA is investigating certain Volkswagen Golf and Jetta TDI cars, as well as the Audi A3 TDI for a suspected fuel pump defect that could cause vehicles to stall at highway speeds and render them unable to restart. The agency claims that it has received 160 complaints and one accident report relating to the defect. The TDI… Continue Reading...

NHTSA Investigating 2009 Volkswagen Jetta For Stalling Issues

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NHTSA Investigating 2009 Volkswagen Jetta For Stalling Issues
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NHTSA is investigationg the 2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI after a handful of reports suggest that the vehicle can stall and lose power while driving. While NHTSA only received 7 complaints out of nearly 38,000 vehicles sold, other forums, including the extremely popular VWVortex and TDIClub have reported a series of complaints surrounding this issue. So far, causes… Continue Reading...

Top 15 2010 Family Vehicle Picks as Chosen by Parents Magazine

Top 15 2010 Family Vehicle Picks as Chosen by Parents Magazine
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Parents magazine has made the list (and assumedly checked it twice) to bring you their top 15 picks of family-friendly vehicles for 2010. Teaming up with Edmunds.com, Parents has only included models that come equipped with antilock brakes and front, side, and side-curtain air bags. These vehicles also come with family necessities such as sliding… Continue Reading...