Takata Executive Vice President of North America Kevin Kennedy testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 2, 2015, before the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade. “We deeply regret each instance in which someone has been injured or killed,” Kevin Kennedy, the executive vice president of North America Takata, told a House […]
Mazda, Subaru and Mitsubishi add 715,000 vehicles to the massive Takata Airbag Recall List. Mitsubishi is recalling 512,000 vehicles and the formal notices had not yet been filed. Mazda is recalling nearly 112,000 vehicles and Subaru is recalling 91,151 Imprezas for faulty Takata exploding airbags.
One parts maker, eleven car maker, thousands of dealerships and millions of vehicle which is the story of Takata airbag issue which is struggling for how to resolve exploding airbags – going forward. Here is the short video news that tells it all:
Takata exploding airbag issue is not new to US public. Takata Corporation announced that an estimated 33.8 million cars will be recalled due to defective airbags manufactured by a Takata subsidiary which is the largest recall of a consumer product in U.S. history.
Following a previous recall, U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced that the recall of more than 2.12 million Acura, Dodge, Jeep, Honda, Pontiac, and Toyota vehicles for a defect that may cause airbags to deploy even when the vehicle is not involved in crash. This recall will provide vehicle owners with a new solution because the […]
In humid states, Honda is adding hundreds of thousands of vehicles to a previously announced recalls for passenger air bags that has the potential to explode. This could send shards of metal in to passenger compartment and seriously injure or kill occupants in the vehicle. Honda Accord, Civic and CR-V has air bag systems that […]