US Safety Agency Probes Honda Accord Air Bag Failures U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating reports that air bags on some older Honda Accords may not inflate in a crash.
Honda Announces Another Recall For Faulty Takata Air BagsThe recall spans 17 models, including the Fit subcompact, Stream minivan and CR-V SUVs.
Honda Reports Eighth Death From Exploding Takata Air BagsThe company says 26-year-old Jewel Brangman died in a September 2014 crash in Los Angeles County, California.
Safety Regulators Link Takata Air Bags To Another DeathU.S. regulators have confirmed that an air bag made by Takata Corp. was involved in the April death of a woman in Louisiana , connecting the defective air bags to a seventh fatality.
Acura Recall Shows Glitch In Automatic Braking SystemAcura has recalled two models of SUVs because the automatic emergency braking systems can malfunction and put the vehicles at risk of a collision.
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.
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.
Dockworkers' Labor Dispute Cuts Production At Honda Indiana PlantProduction at the Honda plant will be cut in half for the rest of the week.
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.
Auto Industry Acts Globally -- Except On Recalls
Honda Admits Failing To Report Deaths, InjuriesHonda blamed the lapses on inadvertent data entry and computer programming errors, as well as a misinterpretation of the federal TREAD act, a law passed in 2000 requiring faster reporting of deaths, injuries and safety defects by automakers.
Honda Quietly Will Replace Air Bags NationwideThe move is likely to give more ammunition to lawmakers who are calling for a nationwide recall of cars with air bags made by Japanese parts supplier Takata.