8 Automakers Recall More Than 12 Million Vehicles For Takata Air BagsTakata inflators can malfunction and spew shrapnel into drivers and passengers when exposed to humidity and repeated hot-and-cold cycles.
Mazda Expanding Takata Air Bag Recall To 374,519 CarsNine deaths worldwide have been blamed on the problem.
Japanese Cars Do Best In Insurance Industry Safety RankingsThe safest cars this model year, according to the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety, come from Japan.
Mazda Recalling 1.2 Million Vehicles Over Fire RiskMazda says it is recalling 1.2 million older cars and minivans in the U.S. because ignition switches could overheat and catch fire.
Mazda Recalls Over 193,000 SUVs To Fix Front SuspensionMazda is recalling its biggest SUV to fix suspension parts that can rust and come loose, causing a loss of steering control.
Mazda Adds 540K Vehicles To Takata Air Bag RecallMazda is recalling nearly 540,000 older cars and pickup trucks in the U.S. and Canada, adding to the growing list of models under recall for air bags that potentially can explode with too much force
Mazda Recalls 100K Cars To Fix Tire Pressure MonitorsMazda is recalling nearly 100,000 midsize cars in the U.S. to fix a problem with the tire pressure monitoring system.
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.
US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags FixedThe inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.
List Of Cars Affected By Airbag RecallA defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers.
Airbag Recall Affects Millions Of Japanese Brand VehiclesOne supplier made airbags for Toyota, Nissan, Honda and Mazda