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October 19, 2020 Ford Fusion Reliability and Common ProblemsWhile it has been fairly reliable, the Ford Fusion has seen its fair share of problems depending on the model year and generation. Here are some of the most commonly reported problems for the Ford Fusion:
Fusion model years from 2006 to 2018 were affected by transmission issues. Image source: Ford
October 13, 2020 Ford Focus Reliability and Common ProblemsThe Ford Focus scored 4 out of 5 with RepairPal, putting it in the 27th place among 36 compact vehicle models. RepairPal also noted that the Focus has average ownership and annual repair costs. In terms of fuel economy, Cars.com reported that the basic Focus trim can achieve up to November 25, 2020 “Overcured” Tires Prompt GM Recall of 7,500 Trucks, SUVsAccording to documents filed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 2020 models of the Buick Enclave, Cadillac XT5, Chevrolet Traverse, and GMC Acadia, as well as 2020 to 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 trucks are being brought back to dealerships due to overcured tires.
GM said November 14, 2020 GM to Invest More Funds in EVs, “Affordable” SegmentsIt remains to be seen how EV sales can offset the costs of production, but the company is optimistic that every single electric car that will roll out from its assembly will produce a profit.
The GMC Hummer EV was the first GM vehicle to use the Ultium battery tech. November 10, 2020 GM Orders Company-Wide Recall of 194,000 VehiclesThe recall was prompted by a possible transmission oil leak caused by missing bolts on the start-stop accumulator end cap. In the bolts’ absence, there is a possibility for oil to leak to the transmission, which could then cause a lack of power in the vehicle. This also increases the