The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has expanded its warning on airbag recalls to 7.8 million vehicles. Affected manufacturers include Toyota, Honda, Mazda, BMW, Nissan, Mitsubishi, Subaru, Ford, Chrysler and General Motors.
NHTSA, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said that it would investigate the supplier Harman Kardon after recent Fiat Chrysler Automobiles infotainment-hacking. Harman Kardon produces radios for automakers such as BMW, Subaru, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo as well as FCA.
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By JOEL SCHECTMAN “This signals that NHTSA is getting serious in its safety watchdog role,” said Todd Tracy, a Dallas-based attorney who specializes in product liability cases against automakers. “There was a sense that they had kept their head in the sand for far too long. You are going to see far more aggressive tactics […]