All posts tagged "air bags"
Mercedes recalls about 48K SUVs to fix air bag sensor
DETROIT – Mercedes-Benz is recalling nearly 48,000 SUVs in the U.S. to fix a sensor problem that could stop the front passenger air bag from inflating in a crash. The recall covers certain GL, GLE and GLS...
- Posted January 5, 2017
Government Urges Owners of Old Hondas to Get Air Bags Fixed
Tests found Takata air bag inflators are up to 50% likely to explode in a crash
- Posted July 1, 2016
Gov’t Safety Head: Total Takata Recall Won’t Make Cars Safer
Recall is Largest to Date in US History
- Posted February 29, 2016
VW, Audi, BMW Recall Nearly 1.7M Vehicles in Air Bag Mess
DETROIT – Volkswagen, Audi and BMW are recalling nearly 1.7 million vehicles with Takata air bag inflators that can rupture and hurl shrapnel into drivers and passengers. The moves announced Wednesday bring to just over 5.1 million...
- Posted February 10, 2016
Automakers to Recall 5M Vehicles for another Air Bag Problem
DETROIT – Another problem has developed with automotive air bags, this one resulting in recalls of up to 5 million vehicles worldwide. Continental Automotive Systems says in documents filed with the U.S. government that moisture can get...
- Posted February 4, 2016