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The airbag unit for the passenger seat of a Toyota Motor Corp. vehicle is seen at the company's showroom in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Takata Corp. faces its biggest recall crisis in almost two decades after defective airbag inflators led Toyota Motor Corp., Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. to call back more than 3 million vehicles. (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

ME Says Orlando Woman Died From Air Bag Injuries

Medical Examiners believe an Orlando woman died due to injuries sustained in a crash as well as an exploding airbag.

11/20/2014

Claribel Nunez's injury following the crash. (Courtesy: Jason Turchin)

Florida Woman Injured By Shrapnel From Takata Airbag

A Japanese-based auto parts maker is about to be in the hot seat in the nation’s capital as they face a senate panel and pressure from a federal agency to recall millions of airbags across the US.

11/19/2014

SAN RAFAEL, CA - MARCH 28:  A logo is displayed on the front grill of a brand new Volkswagen car at a Volkswagen dealership on March 28, 2011 in San Rafael, California. Volkswagen of America announced today that they are recalling close to 71,000 new 2011 Jetta sedans for a potential problem with wiring that could cause the car to shut off when the horn is used.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

VW Recalls 442K Cars To Fix Suspension Problem

Volkswagen(VW) issued a recall for 442,000 Jettas and Beetles due to an issue with rear suspension.

11/19/2014

(Source: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Ford Expands Air Bag Recall After Malaysian Death

The death of a pregnant Malaysian woman in a car crash involving a faulty air bag has led to another U.S. recall, as the auto industry struggles with a widening problem across the globe.

11/14/2014

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The Cheapest Time To Buy A Holiday Plane Ticket

Already purchase your airline tickets to get out of town for Christmas? Orbitz reports tickets prices are up about 2-percent this year.

11/13/2014

The world headquarters of General Motors in Detroit (Photo credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

GM: Parts Ready To Fix SUVs That Can Catch Fire

General Motors said they will start notifying the 189,000 SUV owners who will need to replace faulty window switches that could catch fire.

11/12/2014

(Courtesy: Pinellas Park Police)

McDonald’s Recalls Happy Meal Toy For Choking Risk

McDonald’s has issued a recall for a Hello Kitty-themed whistle which came in Happy Meals saying it may be a choking hazard.

11/11/2014

100 customer-driven Maseratis drive to the Miami Beach Convention Center to celebrate Maserati’s 100th anniversary and kick off the auto show. (Source: CBS4)

Maserati Procession Kicks Off Miami International Auto Show

The Miami International Auto Show is back and it has every car-type in the spectrum for drivers with a need for speed to a penchant for going green.

11/07/2014

The airbag unit for the passenger seat of a Toyota Motor Corp. vehicle is seen at the company's showroom in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Takata Corp. faces its biggest recall crisis in almost two decades after defective airbag inflators led Toyota Motor Corp., Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. to call back more than 3 million vehicles. (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Company Behind Defective Airbags May Have Known A Decade Before

The company behind defective airbags linked to injures, deaths even a lawsuit in South Florida may have known about the problem a decade ago and said nothing.

11/06/2014

Nissan Motors' "Infiniti" brand logo is displayed at its headquarters in Yokohama, south of Tokyo on May 10, 2013. Nissan said its annual net profit came in nearly flat from a year earlier, a result that stood in stark contrast to rivals Toyota and Honda which have booked soaring profits.       (TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA/AFP/Getty Images)

Nissan Recalls Infiniti SUVs To Fix Air Bags

Nissan is recalling more than 1,800 Infiniti SUVs throughout the U.S. due to an airbag problem that could cause shrapnel to shoot shrapnel into the passenger compartment.

10/31/2014

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