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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

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)

Safety Agency Demands Expansion Of National Air Bag Recall

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.

11/18/2014

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)

Defective Airbag Warning Grows To 7.8M Vehicles

Officials are trying to spread the word about dangerous airbags in recalled cars amid word that the U.S. government is adding more than 3 million vehicles to the warning about faulty air bags that have the potential to kill or injure drivers or passengers in a crash.

10/22/2014

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)

Millions Of Drivers Affected By Defective Air Bag Warning

More than 20 million vehicles in the U.S. are on the road with defective air bags which could possibly kill or injure drivers or passengers if they are involved in a crash.

10/21/2014

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House Panel: Safety Agency Mishandled GM Recall

A report raises serious questions about the NTSA’s ability to keep the public safe.

09/17/2014

Source: safercar.gov

New Website Offers Quick Car Recall Search

Do you know if your car has been recalled? What if you didn’t get a call or letter from the dealer? How would you find out?

09/15/2014

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NHTSA Creates Email Alert System For Vehicle Recalls

There may be a day that your car is recalled—and you won’t even know it.

09/03/2014

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Chrysler: Government Timetable Off For Fixing Recalled Jeep SUV’s

The agency accused Chrysler of moving too slowly to fix up to 2.5 million older Grand Cherokees and Libertys with gas tanks behind the rear axles.

07/17/2014

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BMW Recalls 1.6M 3-Series Cars For Air Bag Problem

BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix an air bag problem that is hitting much of the global auto industry.

07/16/2014

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Government Fines GM Maximum $35M In Safety Case

The government fined General Motors $35 million for the company’s delay in recalling small cars with faulty ignition switches linked to at least 13 deaths.

05/16/2014

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