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Recall roundup: Mercedes-Benz SLK and SL for Takata airbags


The German based automaker Mercedes-Benz has recently issued a recall for the SLK and for the SL roadsters because of the Takata airbag problems. Mercedes-Benz is now joining the line of automakers which have been affected by the Takata airbag problem, which is also including its main rival, BMW, and also some Japanese companies such as Subaru or Mitsubishi. In case ...
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BMW also examining cars for Takata problem
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