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US Turns Up Heat On Takata Over Air Bag Problem

U.S. safety regulators are ordering Japanese auto supplier Takata Corp. to provide more information about air bags that can explode and shoot shrapnel toward drivers and passengers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2014

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What You Need To Know About Massive Air Bag Recall

So far, more than 12 million vehicles worldwide with air bags made by Japanese parts supplier Takata Corp. have been recalled for the problem.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2014

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US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags Fixed

The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2014

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List Of Cars Affected By Airbag Recall

A defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers.

10/22/2014

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Plug-In Car Sales Charging Ahead

Plug-In 2014, the premiere electric vehicle conference in the nation, began on Monday at the San Jose Convention Center with those in attendance discussing and debating the future of plug-in cars.

07/30/2014

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BMW Recalls 1.6M Cars For Air Bag Problem

BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix a growing air bag problem that is hitting much of the auto industry.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2014

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BMW Recalls 176,000 Vehicles Over Power Brakes

The recall covers 76,200 vehicles sold in the U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2013

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BMW Recalls More Than 134,000 5-Series Cars

BMW is recalling more than 134,000 5-Series cars in the U.S. because the rear lights can fail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2013

Automakers Bet On Alternative-Fuel Cars For Future

Judging by the slew of electric and hybrid vehicles being rolled out at the Frankfurt Auto Show, it might seem carmakers are tapping a large and eager market.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2013

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Carmakers Upbeat At Frankfurt As Market Steadies

The world’s auto manufacturers are moving on from turbulent times – and are leaving Europe behind for the time being.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/10/2013

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