U.S. car safety regulators cautioned on Thursday that Takata air bag inflators on over 300,000 unrepaired recalled Honda automobiles reveal a considerable threat of rupturing, and prompted owners to stop driving the “unsafe” vehicles till they have been repaired. The United States National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) mentioned brand-new test information that reveals some
More automobiles have actually been included to the international recall of Takata airbag inflators as Ford has issued a security recall for various vehicles consisting of the 2007-2010 Edge, 2006-2011 Fusion, 2005-2011 Mustang, 2007-2011 Ranger, 2007-2010 Lincoln MKX, and 2006-2011 Lincoln MKZ, Zephyr, and Mercury Milan. These recalls addresses the front traveler air bag inflators.
Similar to the U.S., Japan has decided to recall all cars equipped with Takata air bags that do not contain a drying representative to prevent degeneration of chemicals in the air bag inflator. On May 4, the Department of Transport National Highway Traffic Safety Administration stated they will recall 35-40 million air bag inflators between
Previously this month, parts provider Takata stated that automakers are recalling 35 to 40 million additional Takata-branded airbag inflators, after the defective parts were found to explode in a cloud of shrapnel in specific conditions, instead of pumping up the air bag. A great deal of Mercedes-Benz vehicles are either under recall or are now
Honda plans to recall 21 million automobiles worldwide to fix malfunctioning air bags provided by the equipment maker Takata, a senior executive at the carmaker stated on Friday. The Japanese automaker made the estimate public after American regulatory authorities more than doubled the estimate of an airbag recall in the United States, recognizing another 35
Jeep has made recall of 27 of its WK Grand Cherokee SUVs in Australia over concerns that a brake caliper might burst. The American producer reports that the left front brake caliper might have been cast from an inaccurate material during the production. As a result, there is a capacity for the caliper housing to
Subaru is going to recall the 2015-2016 WRX and Forester 2.0 XT because the air consumption for the turbo can break and potentially trigger the engine to stall. Subaru will recall 18,200 units of the 2015-2016 WRX and Forester 2.0 XT. The WRX’s were manufactured dates in between April 10, 2015, and October 21, 2015,
Ford declared 3 recalls on 3 separate models, with one of the recalls arising from 2 reported automobile fires. That specific recall applies to certain 2015 and 2016 Ford Explorer and Lincoln MKC SUVs offered with engine-block heating systems. The heating units on two Canadian-market automobiles triggered underhood fires. Overall, 3,129 Lincoln MKCs and 2,407