Faulty Air Bags

Second Company Probed For Air Bag Inflator MalfunctionsThe problem of exploding air bags could be widening beyond Japanese manufacturer Takata Corp.
Takata Rejects Call For Compensation Fund, At Least For NowTakata Corp. says a compensation fund for people hurt by exploding air bags isn't needed at this time.
Honda Adds 105,000 Vehicles To Driver's Air Bag RecallHonda is adding nearly 105,000 vehicles to its growing U.S. recall of driver's side air bag inflators that can explode with too much force.
US To Fine Air Bag Maker Takata $14,000 Per DayThe U.S. government says it will fine Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. $14,000 per day for failing to fully cooperate in an investigation.
More Than 2M Vehicles Recalled A 2nd Time For Faulty Air BagsMore than 2 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles are being recalled for a second fix for faulty air bags that may inadvertently inflate while the car is running.
BMW To Replace Air Bags Nationwide, Joining Other AutomakersBMW has agreed to demands from the government to replace driver's-side air bags across the entire U.S.
Ford Expands Air Bag Recall NationwideFord Motor Co. has agreed to government demands to expand a driver's side air bag inflator recall to the entire U.S.
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.
Feds Threaten To Act Against Air Bag Maker TakataA dispute between U.S. safety regulators and air bag maker Takata Corp. escalated Wednesday.
Audi Recalling Nearly 102,000 Cars To Fix Air BagsAudi is recalling nearly 102,000 luxury cars because the front air bags may not inflate in a crash.
US Turns Up Heat On Takata Over Air Bag ProblemU.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.
What You Need To Know About Massive Air Bag RecallSo far, more than 12 million vehicles worldwide with air bags made by Japanese parts supplier Takata Corp. have been recalled for the problem.