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Chrysler Gives In To Government, Expands Air Bag Recall

The automaker said Friday that it will recall nearly 2.9 million older cars and trucks in the U.S., as demanded by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–9 hours ago

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Ford Expands Air Bag Recall Nationwide

Ford Motor Co. has agreed to government demands to expand a driver’s side air bag inflator recall to the entire U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

Air Force Lt. Stephanie Erdman, whose eye was injured by airbag shrapnel from her 2002 Honda Civic, is surrounded by pictures showing the accident as she testifies before the US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, November 20, 2014, on the Takata airbag defects and the vehicle recall process.  (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Takata Says Recall Decision Is Up To Automakers

The 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.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2014

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Automakers To Jointly Probe Takata Air Bags

Inflators used in certain air bags made by the Japanese supplier Takata Corp. can explode with too much force and spew shrapnel into the passenger compartment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/02/2014

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GM Recalling 316,357 Vehicles To Fix Headlights

GM says low-beam headlights or daytime running lamps could intermittently or permanently stop working.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2014

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US Closes Ford Steering Probe Without Recall

U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall.

11/25/2014

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Mazda Recalls 100K Cars To Fix Tire Pressure Monitors

Mazda is recalling nearly 100,000 midsize cars in the U.S. to fix a problem with the tire pressure monitoring system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/25/2014

Ford F-150 (credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Ford’s New F-150 To Get 26 Mpg, Tops Among Pickups

Ford said Friday that its new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get up to 26 mpg on the highway, making it the most fuel efficient gas-powered full-size pickup.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2014

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Arizona Sues General Motors Over Delayed Recalls

The lawsuit seeks potentially billions of dollars in fines.

11/20/2014

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Showdown Looms Between U.S. Government, Air Bag Maker

Takata Corp. insists that current recalls covering 8 million U.S. cars in high-humidity areas are sufficient. But the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants millions more added to the recalls.

CBS Detroit–11/19/2014

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