Carmakers to recall five million vehicles

Continental Automotive Systems said that 5 million cars worldwide are fitted with potentially faulty air bags. "We are working closely with all potentially impacted vehicle manufacturers on this issue", Continental spokeswoman Mary Arraf said. More..

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by | Wednesday, February 17, 2016

UAE energy minister refuses to discuss tentative oil cap

United Arab Emirates' energy minister Suhail bin Mohammed al-Mazrouei said on Wednesday a freezing of oil production levels by OPEC and Russian Federation will have a positive impact on the market. Mr Al Mazrou...More..

by | Tuesday, February 16, 2016

CDC: Link between Zika, microcephaly looks "stronger and stronger"

I posted on my Facebook page the other day that I wished the media would stop making me panic about the Zika virus. If travel can not be postponed, then strict mosquito bite prevention measures should be ...More..

by | Sunday, February 14, 2016

Honda recalls 440000 more cars in Japan over air bags

Continental first became aware of the issue in 2008, when a faulty control unit from a Mercedes-Benz vehicle was analyzed. This is the latest massive USA recall related to air bag problems. As well, Chrysler ...More..

by | Saturday, February 13, 2016

More airbag woes: Continental recalls control units in 5 million cars

In the documents, Continental says its problem first surfaced in January of 2008 when it analyzed a malfunctioning control unit that was removed from a Mercedes. The latest Continental recall developed over yea...More..

by | Friday, February 12, 2016

Continental Has Airbag Problems, No Recall Yet

Mercedes-Benz has already issued a recall for 126,000 C-Class models from 2008 and 2009 for airbag control modules, and Honda has announced that it is recalling 341,000 Accord sedans from the 2008 through 2010 ...More..