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NHTSA's Latest Takata Recall Is the Largest Ever


The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued what could be the largest consumer product recall ever on Tuesday, demanding that Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata recall nearly 34 million cars in the U.S., made by 10 major automakers. Takata had previously recalled

NHTSA's Latest Takata Recall Is the Largest Ever

By Kelsey Mays  on May 19, 2015

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued what could be the largest consumer product recall ever on Tuesday, demanding that Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata recall nearly 34 million cars in the U.S., made by 10 major automakers. Takata had previously recalled

Recall Alert: 2004 Nissan Pathfinder, 2004-2006 Nissan Sentra

By Jennifer Newman  on May 19, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 264,000 model-year 2004 Nissan Pathfinder SUVs manufactured from Jan. 6 to July 19, 2004, and model-year 2004-06 Nissan Sentra sedans built from Jan. 7, 2004, to Aug. 26, 2006. This is an expansion of an earlier recall

Recall Alert: 2004-2005 Toyota RAV4

By Jennifer Newman  on May 18, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 160,000 model-year 2004-05 Toyota RAV4 compact SUVs manufactured between May 13, 2003, and Oct. 25, 2005 The Problem: In the recalled vehicles, the driver-side dual-stage frontal airbag may be susceptible to moisture intrusion, which could cause the

Recall Alert: 2014-2015 Acura MDX, RLX

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 14, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 19,500 model-year 2014-15 Acura MDX crossovers and RLX sedans equipped with the brand's collision mitigation braking system The Problem: According to the automaker, if a vehicle detected ahead is traveling near a metallic structure, the system could

Toyota, Nissan Expand Takata Airbag Recall Again

By David Thomas  on May 13, 2015

Today, Nissan and Toyota both announced expansions of their recalls over defective Takata airbags, including nearly 1 million vehicles in the North America. Toyota announced it would add approximately 637,000 vehicles in the U.S. to its Takata airbag recall, including

Recall Alert: 2011-2012 Chevrolet Malibu

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 12, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 437,000 model-year 2011-12 Chevrolet Malibu sedans The Problem: The flexible steel cable that connects the safety belt to the vehicle can separate over time. This increases the risk of an injury during an accident.  "GM knows of

Recall Alert: 2009-2010 Mitsubishi Lancer and Outlander, 2010 Lancer Sportback and Lancer Evolution

By Jen Burklow  on May 11, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 53,400 model-year 2009-10 Mitsubishi Lancer compact sedans manufactured Jan. 12, 2009, to July 6, 2010; model-year 2009-10 Outlander SUVs manufactured Jan. 12, 2009, to Aug. 27, 2010; model-year 2010 Lancer Sportback hatchbacks manufactured June 17, 2009, to

Recall Alert: 2009-2011 Mitsubishi Lancer and Outlander, 2011 Outlander Sport

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 11, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 77,000 model year 2009-11 Lancer sedans manufactured March 16, 2009, to March 30, 2011; model-year 2010-11 Lancer Sportback hatchbacks manufactured June 17, 2009, to Dec. 1, 2010; model-year 2010-11 Lancer Evolution sedans manufactured July 14, 2009, to

Recall Alert: 2006 Dodge Viper, Jeep Wrangler and Liberty

By Jen Burklow  on May 5, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 43,800 model-year 2006 Dodge Viper sports cars and Jeep Wrangler and Liberty SUVs manufactured from July 1, 2005, to July 31, 2006 The Problem: Springs within the clutch pedal position switch that prevent the vehicle from starting

Recall Alert: 2013 Chevrolet Malibu

By Jennifer Geiger  on May 5, 2015

Vehicles Affected: Approximately 3,600 model-year 2013 Chevrolet Malibu sedans manufactured April 10, 2012, to Aug. 2, 2012 The Problem: The transmission gear selection indicator may not illuminate, which fails to comply with federal motor vehicle safety standards and increases the