Ford Recalls 391K Ranger Pickups Due To Exploding Air Bags, DeathFord is recalling nearly 391,000 Ranger pickups because the driver's air bag inflators can explode with too much force and cause injuries.
Japanese Company Fined $70 Million Over Exploding Air BagsThe company admitted that it knew for years that the inflators were defective but that it fended off recalls by failing to tell the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Second Company Probed For Air Bag Inflator MalfunctionsThe problem of exploding air bags could be widening beyond Japanese manufacturer Takata Corp.
Automakers To Reveal Models Covered By Massive Air Bag RecallAutomakers including Toyota Motor Corp. and Honda Motor Co. are scrambling to figure out which models are now covered.
Takata Air Bag Recall: What You Need To KnowThe number of vehicles in the U.S. being recalled because of the defective air bags has doubled to 34 million.
Takata Says Recall Decision Is Up To AutomakersThe Japanese company has refused to comply with a U.S. government demand for an expanded recall of its air bags that can explode and shoot out shrapnel.
Safety Agency Pushes For National Air Bag RecallThe federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure -- and even kill -- a driver.
Recall Of 3 Million Airbags By Nissan, Honda And Mazda A big airbag recall is now getting even bigger.
Chrysler Recalling Minivans For Airbag DefectChrysler is recalling 282,000 minivans from the 2013 model year because the side air bags can deploy on the wrong side in a crash.
Chrysler To Recall 630,000 Jeep SUVs WorldwideJust two days after refusing a government request to recall 2.7 million older-model Jeeps, Chrysler has decided to do two other recalls totaling 630,000 vehicles worldwide.
US Safety Agency May Expand GM Airbag RecallThe probe covers about 400,000 Chevrolet Cruze and Sonic small cars, the Chevrolet Camaro muscle car and the Buick Verano small car from the 2012 model year.
Japanese, Other Automakers Hit With Air Bag RecallSix automakers are recalling nearly 3.4 million older-model vehicles worldwide in a massive effort to fix defective air bags made by the same company.