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Showing posts with label Recall. Show all posts

June 30, 2024

Toyota Motor PH Recalling Select Hilux GR-S Models For Potential Cracking

Toyota Motor Philippines is announcing a recall on select Hilux GR-S pickup trucks to replace the standard sports bar.

May 23, 2024

Chery Auto PH Issues Service Inspection Recall For Tiggo 5X Pro SUV

UPDATE: Omoda & Jaecoo issued a statement. See the quote below.

Did Omoda & Jaecoo Philippines just blatantly lie regarding the snapping rear axle issue on its Omoda 5? After assuring us that the issue is limited to just models produced at Omoda (Chery)’s assembly plant in Malaysia, the same issue has now popped up on a different, but related Chery model: the Tiggo 5X Pro.

May 21, 2024

Omoda Philippines: Malaysia Has Resolved Assembly Issues, No Philippine Units Affected

In their second statement in as many days, Omoda and Jaecoo Philippines (O&J Philippines) is saying that none of the upcoming Omoda 5 crossovers headed to the market are affected by the snapping axle issue that’s plagued customers in Malaysia.

May 19, 2024

Omoda & Jaecoo Country Manager Responds To Dealer And Snapping Axle Stories

That was quick. Less than a couple of hours after we published two articles detailing some issues surrounding Omoda & Jaecoo (read here and here), Marco Chen, Omoda & Jaecoo Philippines country manager personally reached out and aired his side to the story.

Omoda 5 Snapping Rear Axle Is Widespread

UPDATE: Read the response of O&J Philippines country manager here.

Vaporware car manufacturer Omoda might have a bit of trouble even before their vehicles start arriving (allegedly) by the second half of 2024. The reason? Rear axles that simply snap off.

March 23, 2024

Toyota Motor PH Recalls Select Land Cruiser 300, Lexus LX SUVs

Toyota Motor Philippines is announcing a special service campaign for select Land Cruiser 300 and Lexus LX 600 models.

March 14, 2024

Honda Cars PH Announces Recall On 2022 Civic

Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI) is conducting a safety recall of 1,025 2022 Honda Civic units to replace the Electric Power Steering Gearbox.

February 22, 2024

Toyota Motor PH Recalling Select Avanza, Veloz, Yaris Cross For Front Shock Issue

Yet another recall is affecting select units of the Toyota Avanza, Veloz, and Yaris Cross in the Philippines. This time, it has something to do with its front shock absorber.

February 21, 2024

Select Mazda CX-60, CX-90 Subject Of Special Service Campaign

Bermaz Auto Philippines, the exclusive distributor of Mazda vehicles in the Philippines has confirmed that a number of CX-60 and CX-90 SUVs are part of a global recall.

January 16, 2024

Toyota Motor PH Announces Recall On Raize, Avanza, Veloz Due To Potential Brake Issue

A total of 10,975 Toyota Raize, Avanza, and Veloz models are affected by a recall in the Philippines due to an issue that surrounds the disc brake cylinder slide pin boot.

June 7, 2023

Nissan PH Starts Kicks E-Power AC Service Campaign

Nissan Philippines has delivered on their promise of issuing a service campaign for the Kicks e-Power’s air conditioning cooling issue.

May 18, 2023

Nissan Philippines Will Issue Service Campaign For Kicks E-Power AC Issue Starting In June

After some conflicting statements coming out of Thailand (see this and this), Nissan Philippines has finally acknowledged the Kicks e-Power AC cooling issue, identified the fault, and, more importantly, will be issuing a fix very soon.

May 10, 2023

Nissan Backtracks On Kicks AC Issue; Says Permanent Fix Hasn't Been Found

Remember that issue surrounding the Nissan Kicks’ aircon system? The one that Nissan said they found a fix for and that it doesn’t affect units produced from February 2023 onward? Yeah well…the carmaker’s now backtracking on that statement.

May 5, 2023

Isuzu PH Issuing Recall On 2020-2022 mu-X And D-Max

Isuzu Philippines Corporation is issuing a recall on select D-Max and mu-X models due to a loose lower second steering shaft bolt.

May 2, 2023

Nissan Acknowledges Kicks E-Power AC Issue, Says Fix Has Been Found

Nissan has officially acknowledged that there’s an issue surrounding the Kicks e-Power’s air conditioning system, and that they’ve finally found a fix for it.

April 19, 2023

Lexus PH To Offer Free Software Update To Select NX And NX Hybrid Units

Local units of the Lexus NX are the subject of a “Customer Satisfaction Campaign” because of its Lexus Safety System (LSS), specifically for an improvement of its Forward Recognition system.

Toyota Motor PH Issues Recall On 86, GR Supra For Missing Sticker

How’s this for doing things by the book? Toyota Motor Philippines is taking an extreme approach and recalling 1,666 first-generation Toyota 86s and 170 GR Supras for, get this, a missing sticker. Yes, that’s right—a sticker.

January 10, 2023

808 Lexus PH Units Affected By Possible Fuel Tank Leak

Lexus Philippines has announced a recall covering 808 units covering a variety of its models. The Special Service Campaign covers the fuel tank vent tube assembly on models produced between July 12, 2011 to August 31, 2018.

December 2, 2022

Did A Recalled Ford Expedition Take Out U.S. Secret Service Vehicles?

Did a Ford Expedition cause a fire at a rental car park? Investigators seem to think so as they’ve narrowed down the cause of a fire that took out several vehicles, among them SUVs rented and returned by the U.S. Secret Service just a few days earlier.