The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure — and even kill — a driver.
U.S. safety regulators aren’t happy with how Takata Corp. and automakers have limited their scope of recalls for faulty air bags equipped with inflators that can erupt and send metal fragments into the passenger compartment.
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.
The new pickup should be in dealerships by late December.
Aluminum isn’t new to the auto industry, but this is the first time it will cover the entire body of such a high-volume vehicle.
Vehicles recalled include various model years of the F-150, Flex, Transit, Transit Connect, Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Car.
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A South Florida woman wants drivers to take a massive recall of exploding airbags seriously.
A defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?