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Things to Know: Takata Air Bag Recall; FAQs
Topic Started: Dec 10 2016, 08:48 AM (982 Views)
wilmywood8455
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The Takata tally: 42 million vehicles to be recalled, up to 69 million air bag inflators to be replaced.

That's what the government said Friday will be the end result of the series of recalls of defective air bag inflators made by the Japanese auto parts supplier.

The inflators can explode with too much force and spew shrapnel into the vehicle. They are responsible so far for at least 11 deaths and about 180 injuries in the U.S., and at least 5 deaths in Malaysia.

Here's what car owners need to know about the recall.

http://abcnews.go.com/Business/wireStory/things-takata-air-bag-recall-44098574
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edro14

Takara is still providing airbags for next years model vehicles.
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bomb 20

Honda is still installing airbags that have an open recall. However, they are being installed for vehicles to be sold in areas with low humidity. Still.....
Edited by bomb 20, Dec 11 2016, 02:55 PM.
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edro14

Takata will be unable to replace airbags on vehicles on recall. Bankruptcy is the end game for them.
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