A few recalls have been announced recently that affect the Audi Q5, Chevrolet Corvette, Chevrolet Equinox, GMC Terrain, and a number of Volvo models. If your vehicle is listed here, the manufacturer should contact you. Phone numbers are listed below if you have questions for the company.
2009 Audi Q5
Volkswagen is recalling more than 6,000 2009 Audi Q5 models because of a problem with an incorrectly made A-pillar trim. The trim cover clip may come loose and injure front seat occupants if the airbags deploy.
Volkswagen will inspect the clip in the middle of the left and right A-pillar covers and replace it free of charge. Owners may also contact Audi at 1-800-253-2834.
2005-2007 Chevrolet Corvette and 2005-2006 Corvette Z06
General Motors is recalling more than 22,000 2005-2007 Corvettes and 2005-2006 Corvette Z06 models equipped with a removable roof because of a problem with the adhesive between the roof and the frame. The roof panel could detach from the vehicle while it is being driven, and strike another vehicle.
Dealers will install a new roof panel for free. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438.
2010 Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain
General Motors is recalling almost 60,000 2010 Chevrolet Equinox and GMC Terrain vehicles due to a problem with the software in the center instrument panel. The heating, air condition, defrost and radio controls may not function correctly, potentially causing decreased visibility, which could lead to a crash.
Dealers will replace the computer module free of charge. Owners may contact Chevrolet at 1-800-630-2438.
2001-2004 Volvo S60, V70, XC70, 2001-2005 Volvo S80, and 2003-2005 Volvo SX90 models
Volvo is recalling certain 2001 to 2005 Volvo S60, S80, V70, XC70, and XC90 models due to a problem with the fuel pump. In hot climates and in combination with varying fuel quality, the fuel pump can develop cracks, which could start a fire. This affects vehicles in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia and the U.S. territories.
Dealers will replace faulty fuel pumps for free. Owners may contact Volvo at 1-800-458-1552.