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GM Issues 6 More Recalls

The largest is for faulty seats in just over 475,000 cars and small SUVs. Other problems include incomplete welds on seat brackets, turn signal failures, power steering failures and more.

07/23/2014

Partial canopy collapse in Kensington on July 3, 2014. (credit: Will Kenworthy)

Partial Wall Collapse At Kensington Laundromat

Crews are investigating a partial wall and awning collapse at a laundromat in the Kensington section of the city.

07/03/2014

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3 On Your Side: GM Announces Ignition Switch Victim Compensation Amidst Another Recall

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has the details.

06/30/2014

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Ford Recalls More Than 692,000 Vehicles

Ford is recalling more than 692,000 Escape small SUVs and C-Max gas-electric hybrids in North America to fix two safety problems.

05/09/2014

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Police: 16 Cars Keyed In Wilmington Over The Weekend

During the overnight hours of April 4th into the 5th, police say sixteen vehicles parked in the 600 and 700 blocks of W 19th Street and the 2000 block of N. Harrison Street were keyed.

04/07/2014

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Looking For Love? Don’t Drive A ‘Chick Car’ Or A Green Minivan

If you spent Valentine’s Day dateless, relax: It’s not you, it’s your car.

02/17/2014

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Feds Consider Mandating New Cars To Talk To Each Other

It’s technology that could keep you safer behind the wheel, and now the government is proposing to require automakers to include it in new cars and light trucks.

02/03/2014

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Honda Tops Insurance Industry’s Safety List

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety on Thursday gave 39 vehicles top safety ratings for 2014.

12/19/2013

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3 On Your Side: Bankrate Car Cost Index

As 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds, drivers in the Delaware Valley are actually getting off cheap.

09/04/2013

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3 On Your Side: Cold Weather Car Advice

Many drivers aren’t prepared for driving in the cold or snow, so 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has advice to prepare for the next round of weather.

01/24/2013

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Neighbors Awaken To Gunshots In Southwest Philadelphia

Police say 22 rounds were fired on the street just before 4 a.m.

08/16/2012

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Pennsylvania House Approves Red Light Camera Expansion

A bill to expand the use of red light cameras to catch traffic violators in Pennsylvania is on its way to the governor’s desk to be signed into law.

07/01/2012

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3 On Your Side: Kid Car Seat Struggles

Most parents would never leave home without their infant or child safely buckled into a car seat, but installing those seats isn’t always easy.

04/12/2012

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3 On Your Side: Back Up Cameras To Be Installed In All New Cars

3 On Your Side wants you to know about a new requirement to make rear-view cameras standard equipment in vehicles. It’s designed to prevent so-called backover accidents.

02/28/2012

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Nigro’s Auto Body Apps

Need car assistance? Download one or both of these new free apps from Nigro’s Auto Body.

02/24/2012

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