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News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 20, 2017  

Report shows Takata air bag inflator recall still moving slowly

Auto companies only halfway toward a Dec. 31 goal of 100% replacement of older and more dangerous inflators.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 1, 2017  

Honda profit slips on air bag woes despite sales growth

Automaker a big Takata customer; some 100 million air-bag inflators were recalled worldwide.

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August 10, 2017  

Delaware bankruptcy judge to rule on Takata request to halt air bag lawsuits

Japanese auto parts says allowing them to proceed would seriously jeopardize its restructuring efforts.

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July 10, 2017  

Man killed when Takata air bag inflator ruptured during car repair

He was working inside a 2001 Honda Accord using a hammer with the ignition on.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 26, 2017  

Air bag recalls, lawsuits lead Takata to file for bankruptcy

Clears the way for a $1.6 billion takeover of most of its assets by rival Key Safety Systems.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 20, 2017  

New Mexico targets Takata, automakers over faulty air bag inflators

Seeking civil penalties for each defective air bag that entered the state.

News Automotive General
January 11, 2017  

Honda adds 772,000 US vehicles to ongoing air bag recall

No recalls related to the US one are being announced in other regions yet.

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August 30, 2016  

Takata troubles worsen as truck explodes, kills Texas woman

Was carrying the air bag manufacturer’s inflators and a volatile chemical.

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May 4, 2016  

Takata air bag inflator recall expected to explode

US safety regulators expect 35 million more will be involved.

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April 14, 2016  

Toyota recalling Avalons, Camrys for air bag defect

Involves 2016 model, 60,000 from North American market.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General
February 17, 2016  

As deaths rise, so do chances of total Takata air bag recall

Fourteen automakers have recalled 24 million vehicles to replace inflators that can rupture in a crash.

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February 16, 2016  

Docs show VW resisted Takata air bag recall

Volkswagen is recalling 850,000 Audi, VW vehicles in the US from 2006 to 2014.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
February 5, 2016  

Honda’s latest air bag inflators recall to total 5.7M cars

More Takata trouble for 2005 to 2014 model years.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 19, 2015  

Takata air bag problem widens to 2015 GM vehicles

Automaker recalls more than 400 cars and SUVs; regulators warn of more recalls.

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August 14, 2015  

GM recalls 73,424 Cobalts over air bag wiring

Affects almost 14,000 of 2010 model Canadian Chevy Cobalts.