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US: NHTSA probes older model year Chevrolet Impala


General Motors seems unable to shed the safety problems that originated with the reveal that 2.6 million cars equipped with a potentially fatal ignition switch were recalled at least a decade later. Facing numerous probes, ranging from the US Congress to various safety regulators, the No.1 US automaker embarked on a never before seen safety campaign. It also triggered ongoing recalls ...
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Mitsubishi recall for Takata airbag problems
The Japanese based automaker Mitsubishi has recently joined the Takata airbag recalls which are already affecting several major car manufacturers across the globe. Things aren’t going to well for Mitsubishi these ...
Takata books another loss on airbag debacle
Takata Corp, the second largest auto safety parts supplier in the world, has announced it would incur a loss of around 45 billion yen ($440 million) in the April-June quarter ...
Recall roundup: BMW 3-Series E46 for Takata airbag inflators
A new recall has been announced by BMW and it involves the 3-Series E46 models because of a problem with the Takata airbag inflators. According to the German based automaker, there ...
Recall roundup: Several Subaru vehicles for Takata airbag inflators
The Japanese based automaker Subaru has announced a recall for several of its models because of the Takata airbag inflators. Units such as the Legacy, the Outback, the Baja, the Impreza, ...
Hyundai has officially announced a new recall, this time for the Elantra Touring, because of some problems with the side airbag.
Hyundai has officially announced a new recall, this time for the Elantra Touring, because of some problems with the side airbag. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there are ...
Takata problems could extend to Subaru, Mitsubishi cars
Takata Corporation announced that it potentially distributed defective airbag inflators to another set of Japanese automakers, this time being in question the cars of Subaru and Mitsubishi Motors Corp. The Japanese ...
Takata still counting airbag losses
Japanese safety auto parts maker Takata Corp, struggling with a safety crisis on its airbag business, is actually still tallying the incoming costs from the huge recalls made so far ...
Airbag crisis to spell demise for Takata?
Besides being an industry observer or directly involved, chances were you wouldn’t have known that Japan’s Takata Corp is the world’s second biggest auto safety parts producer. Unfortunately for them, the ...
GM joins Takata airbag frenzy
General Motors, itself troubled by the ongoing record of recalls that started with the mishandling of recall of 2.6 million cars equipped with defective ignition switches, is now set to ...

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