Recalls for 02/27/2015

HeartWare Ventricular Assist System Controllers by HeartWare International: Recall - Clinical Trial Controllers Susceptible to Electrostatic Discharge
02/27/2015 Medical Recall

Electrostatic discharge event could result in a pump stop, which could cause serious injury or death.

Heartware International Recalls Certain Older Heartware Clinical Trial Controllers
02/27/2015 Food Recall

HeartWare International, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTWR), is issuing a voluntary Urgent Medical Device Recall in the United States related to older HeartWare Ventricular Assist System Controllers, which were distributed in the U.S. during the clinical trial period prior to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval in 2012. HeartWare has commenced this field action in other countries in recent weeks.

  • Company:
    HeartWare
  • Problem
    Controllers exhibit a higher susceptibility to electrostatic discharge than newer, commercial controllers.
2015 AIRSTREAM EDDIE BAUER - EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE | EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG SYSTEMS
02/27/2015 Vehicle Recall

Airstream, Inc. (Airstream) is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Land Yacht, Eddie Bauer, International, Flying Cloud, and Sport travel trailers manufactured August 1, 2013, to February 4, 2015. The screws that secure the tray for the liquid propane (LP) tanks may fail and the LP tanks may fall from the trailer.

  • Company:
    AIRSTREAM
  • Recall Number
    15V086000
2014 CHEVROLET IMPALA - PARKING BRAKE
02/27/2015 Vehicle Recall

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2014 Chevrolet Impala vehicles manufactured November 15, 2012, to May 27, 2014. In the affected vehicles, the electronic parking brake piston actuation arm may not fully retract causing the brake pads to stay partially engaged. Thus, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Systems (FMVSS) No. 135 "Light Vehicle Brake Systems."

  • Company:
    General Motors LLC
  • Recall Number
    15V085000
2016 KIA SORENTO - VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL
02/27/2015 Vehicle Recall

Kia Motors America (Kia) is recalling certain model year 2016 Sorento vehicles manufactured October 27, 2014, to January 29, 2015. Due to an improperly soldered component in the accelerator pedal assembly, the driver may not be able to accelerate the vehicle.

  • Company:
    Kia Motors America
  • Recall Number
    15V089000
2015 CADILLAC ATS - VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY
02/27/2015 Vehicle Recall

General Motors LLC (GM) is recalling certain model year 2013-2015 Cadillac ATS vehicles manufactured April 25, 2012, to February 9, 2015. In the affected vehicles, the power-operated roof panels auto-close when the non-recessed "Slide" or "Tilt" switches are pressed. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS) No. 118, "Power-Operated Window, Partition, and Roof Panel Systems."

  • Company:
    General Motors LLC
  • Recall Number
    15V106000
2015 CHRYSLER 200 - POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION
02/27/2015 Vehicle Recall

Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2015 Chrysler 200 vehicles manufactured March 9, 2014, to December 15, 2014, and equipped with a 9-speed automatic transmission. The automatic transmission parking pawl may become contaminated or the park rod may become dislodged or broken. This may prevent the transmission from shifting into the Park position.

  • Company:
    FCA US LLC
  • Recall Number
    15V090000