Texans Warned "Do Not Drive" 2006 Ford Ranger, Mazda B-SeriesThe U.S. Department of Transportation is urging vehicle owners in Texas and several other states with defective Takata air bags to seek repairs immediately.
Lawsuits Accuse Automakers Of Faulty Air Bags, Recall DelaysThree class action lawsuits claim General Motors, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen and Mercedes all knew of problems with exploding Takata air bag inflators years before issuing recalls.
Hyundai Recalls Sonatas; Air Bags May Not Inflate In CrashHyundai is recalling nearly 155,000 Sonata midsize cars in the U.S. because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.
14 Automakers List More Models In Takata RecallU.S. safety regulators have released models from 14 different automakers that are being recalled to replace potentially deadly Takata air bag inflators.
Takata Asks Bankruptcy Judge To Halt Air Bag LawsuitsAuto parts supplier Takata is asking a Delaware bankruptcy judge for an injunction prohibiting three governments from prosecuting lawsuits involving the company's lethally defective air bag inflators.
Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1M Pickups For Faulty SoftwareFiat Chrysler is recalling approximately 1 million trucks in North America due to a software glitch that could prevent side air bags and seatbelts from deploying during a rollover.
GM Recalls Older Sports Cars To Fix Air Bag Sensor ProblemGeneral Motors is recalling 107,000 older sports cars worldwide because a faulty sensor can disable the front passenger air bag.
BMW Recalling 230K Vehicles That May Have Takata Air BagsBMW is recalling more than 230,000 cars and SUVs in the U.S. to replace potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators.
Hyundai Recalls Genesis Coupes To Fix Air Bag Wiring ProblemHyundai is recalling more than 84,000 cars in the U.S. because a wiring problem can cause the front passenger air bag to malfunction.
U.S. Says Air Bag Parts Maker Is Stonewalling, Threatens FinesThe federal government has accused a small air bag parts maker of stonewalling an investigation into a fatal car crash, and threatened a large fine over the lack of cooperation.
GM Recalls 4M Vehicles For Air Bag Defect Linked To 1 DeathGeneral Motors recalled more than 4 million vehicles, most of them in the U.S., to fix an air bag software defect. The vehicles involved in the recall are all from the 2014-2017 model years.