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US: what to do when your car gets recalled


With the incredible amount of safety recalls this year, in the US alone amounting to a record 40 million cars, chances are you or someone you know will receive a safety-related service notice. So, for many US citizens, the true question is – what to do if my car gets recalled? First of all, don’t panic – your car is not ...
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