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Fiat Chrysler recalls 1.6 million vehicles to fix Takata air bags

FIAT CHRYSLER RECALLS 1.6 MILLION VEHICLES TO FIX TAKATA AIR BAGS

From select Jeep Wranglers to various Dodge Challengers, certain models are being recalled.

Toyota just recalled 1.7 million cars with potentially deadly airbags that could explode and spray metal shrapnel

TOYOTA JUST RECALLED 1.7 MILLION CARS WITH POTENTIALLY DEADLY AIRBAGS THAT COULD EXPLODE AND SPRAY METAL SHRAPNEL

Toyota Toyota and its Lexus luxury brand have issued a recall for 1.7 million cars worldwide, 1.3 million of which were sold in the...

 
 
 
Toyota to replace 65,000 defective Takata airbag inflators

TOYOTA TO REPLACE 65,000 DEFECTIVE TAKATA AIRBAG INFLATORS

Toyota on Wednesday issued a follow-up recall to replace defective Takata airbag inflators-again-on 65,000 vehicles. This time, however,...

Concerns over air bag inflators leads to recall of 1.4 million Honda, Acura vehicles

CONCERNS OVER AIR BAG INFLATORS LEADS TO RECALL OF 1.4 MILLION HONDA, ACURA VEHICLES

Honda says it will recall 1.4 million U.S. cars to replace Takata front passenger air bag inflators.

 
 
 
More Nissan Versas added to Takata airbag recall

MORE NISSAN VERSAS ADDED TO TAKATA AIRBAG RECALL

A handful of 2007-2008 Nissan Versa subcompacts have been added to the growing list of vehicles fitted with faulty Takata airbag inflators....

Takata airbag recall, 2019 BMW M850i priced, Pruitt's EPA poison pill: What's New The Car Connection

TAKATA AIRBAG RECALL, 2019 BMW M850I PRICED, PRUITT'S EPA POISON PILL: WHAT'S NEW THE CAR CONNECTION

Mazda adds another 270,000 vehicles to Takata airbag recall, still largest in history Mazda and the NHTSA said last week that they...

 
 
 
NHTSA tells owners of 2006 Ford Ranger, Mazda B-Series pickups to park their trucks until airbags are replaced

NHTSA TELLS OWNERS OF 2006 FORD RANGER, MAZDA B-SERIES PICKUPS TO PARK THEIR TRUCKS UNTIL AIRBAGS ARE REPLACED

The federal government is pleading with 2006 model year Ford Ranger and Mazda B-Series pickup owners to park their trucks unless they've...

Ranger Danger: Ford Warns Owners of 2006 Ranger to Stop Driving Due to High-Risk Takata Airbags

RANGER DANGER: FORD WARNS OWNERS OF 2006 RANGER TO STOP DRIVING DUE TO HIGH-RISK TAKATA AIRBAGS

Owners of 2006 Ford Ranger and Mazda B-series pickups are at such high risk of their Takata airbags exploding and potentially killing...

 
 
 
California Considers Banning Fossil Fuel Car Sales In 2040

CALIFORNIA CONSIDERS BANNING FOSSIL FUEL CAR SALES IN 2040

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This Terrifying Exploding Canister Is The Reason For The Massive Takata Airbag Recall

THIS TERRIFYING EXPLODING CANISTER IS THE REASON FOR THE MASSIVE TAKATA AIRBAG RECALL

It's easy to see why the Takata airbag recall is being taken as seriously as it is, when the explosive effects are put into a neat...

 
 
 
VW Recalls Almost 5 Million Vehicles With Takata Airbags In China

VW RECALLS ALMOST 5 MILLION VEHICLES WITH TAKATA AIRBAGS IN CHINA

Volkswagen is taking a blow in the world's largest car market, China, as it has to recall 4.9 million vehicles, equipped with potentially...

Nissan owners could benefit from proposed Takata settlement

NISSAN OWNERS COULD BENEFIT FROM PROPOSED TAKATA SETTLEMENT

Reuters reports certain owners could receive up to $500 in a residual distribution payment.

 
 
 
Honda reports 19 percent rise in profit on sales, cost cuts

HONDA REPORTS 19 PERCENT RISE IN PROFIT ON SALES, COST CUTS

TOKYO - Improved sales and cost cuts helped Japanese automaker Honda Motor Co. shrug off lingering troubles from the Takata air bag...

2007-2012 Versa Sedan and Hatchback recalled to replace Takata airbags: 515k vehicles affected

2007-2012 VERSA SEDAN AND HATCHBACK RECALLED TO REPLACE TAKATA AIRBAGS: 515K VEHICLES AFFECTED

Earlier this month, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced a 2.8 million-vehicle expansion of the already-massive...

 
 
 
Nissan's Recalling Another Half Million Versas For Takata Airbags

NISSAN'S RECALLING ANOTHER HALF MILLION VERSAS FOR TAKATA AIRBAGS

It's been about three years now since the Takata airbag debacle first surfaced, and the scope of the recall doesn't show any signs...

Takata adds 2.7M vehicles to air bag inflator recall

TAKATA ADDS 2.7M VEHICLES TO AIR BAG INFLATOR RECALL

Takata is adding 2.7 million vehicles from Ford, Nissan and Mazda to the long list of those recalled to replace potentially dangerous...

 
 
 
Takata Files for Bankruptcy, Sells Business to Michigan Supplier

TAKATA FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY, SELLS BUSINESS TO MICHIGAN SUPPLIER

Takata filed for bankruptcy Monday and will sell a majority of its business to Michigan-based Key Safety Systems for $1.6 billion,...

Japanese airbag maker Takata files for bankruptcy

JAPANESE AIRBAG MAKER TAKATA FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY

Troubled Japanese car parts maker Takata has filed for bankruptcy protection in the United States and Japan. It faces lawsuits and...

 
 
 
Takata Declares Bankruptcy, Assets To Be Acquired By Key Safety Systems

TAKATA DECLARES BANKRUPTCY, ASSETS TO BE ACQUIRED BY KEY SAFETY SYSTEMS

The tower that's been teetering on the bring of collapse for the past few years has finally toppled over as Takata has officially filed...

Air bag recalls, lawsuits lead Takata to file for bankruptcy

AIR BAG RECALLS, LAWSUITS LEAD TAKATA TO FILE FOR BANKRUPTCY

Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. says it had to file for bankruptcy protection in Tokyo and the U.S. to ensure it could continue...