Arlington Family Sues Takata, Claims Airbag Endangered Their TeenA local family has opened a lawsuit that includes not only Takata, but Honda and the Vandergriff dealership as well following an incident with an airbag.
Automakers To Recall 5M Vehicles For Another Air Bag ProblemAnother problem with automotive air bags, this one resulting in recalls of up to 5 million vehicles. Continental Automotive Systems says moisture can get inside its control computers, causing the power supplies to corrode and fail.
Which Cars Are The Most Reliable & Cheapest To Fix?CBS Money Watch released a report from CarMD on the brands of cars that go to the repair shop the least often and have the lowest repair costs.
Honda Has Most High-Risk Models In Air Bag RecallHonda leads all automakers with nine models designated as having the highest risk from air bag inflators that can explode with too much force, spewing metal shrapnel into drivers and passengers.
Honda Recalls Civics & Fits For Faulty SoftwareHonda is recalling some Civic and Fit cars to fix a software problem that could cause the wheels to lock up.
Honda Hopes New Civic Will Boost SalesEven though the current Honda Civic was called boring, the company still sold almost 326,000 of them last year. They expect the new version of the car to appeal to even more people.
U.S. Safety Agency Probes Honda Accord Air Bag FailuresU.S. auto safety regulators are investigating reports that air bags on some older Honda Accords may not inflate in a crash.
Honda Adds Vehicles To Air Bag RecallHonda is adding nearly 105,000 vehicles to its growing recall of air bag inflators that can explode with too much force. Dealers will replace the driver air bag inflators for free.
Honda Ad Campaign Urges Recall RepairsHonda is launching an unprecedented ad campaign in the U.S. starting next week, urging car owners to get vehicles that have been recalled for safety problems repaired.
Takata Says Recall Decision Is Up To AutomakersThe Japanese company has refused to comply with a U.S. government demand for an expanded recall of its air bags that can explode and shoot out shrapnel.
Honda Expands Air Bag Recall NationwideUnder pressure from federal regulators, Honda is expanding a recall of driver's side air bags to all 50 states. The recall began this past June for high-humidity regions.
Honda Admits Failing To Report InjuriesHonda admitted in statements issued on Monday that it failed to report more than 1,700 injury and death claims about its vehicles to U.S. safety regulators, a violation of federal law.