Takata Air Bag Recall Expands To 40 Million More Vehicles

May 4, 2016
Originally published on June 2, 2016 8:51 am

Federal regulators have dramatically increased the number of vehicles to be recalled because of defective air bags made by Takata Corp. An additional 35 to 40 million air bag inflators will need to be replaced, according to regulators. The vehicles will be recalled in five stages between now and December 2019.

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