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Where the Carmakers Stand on Pre- and Post-Scans

April 4, 2022

What do the carmakers say about pre- and post-calibration scans? While many do not address glass replacement directly, they do have positions on the necessity … Read More

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NHTSA Launches ADAS Education Campaign

April 4, 2022

The federal agency says its research has found many drivers don’t know how even some of the most basic ADAS features work. To help combat … Read More

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Kia Motors America Issues Voluntary Recall for Windshields

March 22, 2022

Kia Motors America has notified the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that it is recalling 30,362 vehicles for inadequate bonding of windshields. Kia notified … Read More

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FMCSA Expands Windshield Area for Vehicle Safety Technology

March 10, 2022

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration published a final rule in the Federal Register on Monday, March 7, that will streamline the process. The rule, … Read More

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Volvo Issues New Position Statement on Windshield Replacement

February 16, 2022

Volvo Car USA LLC has issued a statement that all windshield replacements on Volvo vehicles must be performed “according to Volvo standards at an authorized … Read More

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Tesla Recalls Nearly 27,000 Vehicles for Faulty Windshield Defrosting

February 11, 2022

Tesla is recalling some 2021-2022 Model 3, Model S, Model X and 2020-2022 Model Y vehicles after tests determined that the cabin heating system can … Read More

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Chrysler Recalls More Than 170,000 Ram Pickups for Windshield Wiper Defect

February 7, 2022

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates that all 2019-2020 Ram 2500, 3500, 3500 Cab Chassis, 4500 and 5500 are affected by a defect in … Read More

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U.S. Takes On ‘Crisis’ of Rising Crash Deaths with Bold, Nationwide Strategy

February 3, 2022

The United States has joined other nations of the world to combat carnage on its roads by adopting a far-reaching, coordinated, and countrywide plan. On … Read More

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Kia Motors America Recalls 2020 Kia Cadenza for Rear Power Window Malfunction

February 1, 2022

Kia Motors America has issued a recall for 2020 Kia Cadenza vehicles manufactured from April 1, 2020 to Oct. 15, 2020. READ MORE

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Hyundai Recalls Certain Sante Fe, Sonata and Elantra Models for Improperly Bonded Windshields

January 19, 2022

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued a recall in late December for certain 2020-2021 Hyundai Sante Fe, 2021 Sonata and Elantra vehicles for improperly … Read More

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