Archive for July 4th, 2011

July 4th, 2011

Recall System Leaves Dangerous Cars On The Road

by LonSeidman

Jenn Strathman, Consumer Advocate

Jenn Strathman, Consumer Advocate

Before you hit the road this holiday weekend, make sure your car is in tip top shape by checking it over and checking to make sure parts on the car haven’t been recalled. My investigation for NewsChannel 5 found 70-75% of cars on the road have open recalls. Every recall is a safety hazard, and in Northeast Ohio I’m hearing story after story of drivers buying used cars only to find out they have corroded so badly the car is unsafe to drive.

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