Airbag


Nissan Recalls 4520 Leaf and Sentra over Passenger Airbag Issue

Nissan Recalls 4520 Leaf and Sentra Vehicles over Passenger Airbag Issue

Nissan Leaf, Sentra to be recalled over airbag issue due to passenger safety....

Jul 15 2016, 11:59am CDT

Toyota Recalls 1.43 Million Vehicles due to Airbag Defects

Toyota Recalls 1.43 Million Vehicles due to Airbag Defects

Japanese automaker Toyota Motor Corporation on Wednesday issued a global recall on 1.43 million of its top-selling hybrid Priu...

Jun 29 2016, 1:49pm CDT

Fiat Chrysler Will Not Use Takata Airbag Inflators

Fiat Chrysler Will Not Use Takata Airbag Inflators

FCA US stopped using non-desiccated ammonium-nitrate Takata air-bag inflators....

Jun 22 2016, 7:27am CDT

Honda Reports 32% Loss on Strong Yen and Airbag Recall

Honda Reports 32% Loss on Strong Yen and Airbag Recall

Japanese carmaker Honda Motors posted a profit of $3.17 billion in 2015, a 32 percent drop, owing to unfavorable exchange rates...

May 13 2016, 8:51am CDT

Car Seats with Smart Fabrics know How You Sit for Airbag Safety

Car Seats with Smart Fabrics know How You Sit for Airbag Safety

California based BeBop Sensors unveiled a cool application for smart fabrics....

May 12 2016, 10:50am CDT

Takata Airbag Recall Will Cost Them $24 Billion

Takata Airbag Recall Will Cost Them $24 Billion

The call-back of all of their defective inflators will be equal to over 2.7 trillion yen....

Mar 30 2016, 2:06pm CDT

Toyota Expands Takata Airbag Recall by Adding 331200 More Cars

Toyota Expands Takata Airbag Recall by Adding 331200 More Cars

It increases the number of Toyota vehicles recalled with Takata air bags worldwide to 15,314,000....

Mar 3 2016, 10:28am CST

Takata Accused of Faking Airbag Test Data

Takata Accused of Faking Airbag Test Data

Internal documents reveal Takata presented false component design to Toyota after the initial recall....

Feb 25 2016, 11:07pm CST

Takata May Sell Airbag Divisions to Cover Cost of Recall

Takata May Sell Airbag Divisions to Cover Cost of Recall

Takata may also cut back on its airbag operations to cover possible expenses worth billions of dollars....

Feb 19 2016, 5:44am CST

Volvo V40 Contains Airbag Outside the Car

Volvo V40 Contains Airbag Outside the Car

The new generation of airbag for the exterior of the vehicle has been designed by Autoliv....

Feb 15 2016, 10:44am CST

Chrysler Airbag Recall is Not a Takata Airbag Recall

Chrysler Airbag Recall is Not a Takata Airbag Recall

It seems Chrysler is the latest in the line of auto makers recalling their vehicles due to an airbag issue. However Chrysler wa...

Feb 8 2016, 12:13pm CST

Defective Takata Airbag Kills Another from Georgia

Defective Takata Airbag Kills Another from Georgia

A man from Georgia recently died as his 2006 Ford ranger airbag ruptured, raising Takata caused death tolls to nine....

Jan 23 2016, 7:28am CST

Nissan Also Dropping Takata Airbag Inflators After Toyota and Honda

Nissan Also Dropping Takata Airbag Inflators After Toyota and Honda

After Honda, Toyota and Mazda the Japanese automaker Nissan also drops Takata airbags inflators....

Nov 9 2015, 6:44am CST

Mercedes-Benz Recalls 126260 Vehicles in U.S. for Airbag Control Unit Flaw

Mercedes-Benz Recalls 126260 Vehicles in U.S. for Airbag Control Unit Flaw

Mercedes will be recalling more than 126K vehicles in the US due to airbag deployment fault....

Nov 5 2015, 8:59am CST

Toyota Recalls 2016 Tacoma Pickup Trucks for Driver's Knee Airbag Issue

Toyota Recalls 2016 Tacoma Pickup Trucks for Driver's Knee Airbag Issue

The recall by Toyota was issued for only 310 trucks due to a driver’s knee air bag defect....

Oct 14 2015, 9:30am CDT

Faulty Takata Airbag Vehicle Recall Count Lowers

Faulty Takata Airbag Vehicle Recall Count Lowers

According to the NHTSA, the number of vehicles with defected Takata airbags is now 19.2 million....

Sep 3 2015, 10:58am CDT

Feds Investgate Volkswagen for Takata Airbag Ruptures

Feds Investgate Volkswagen for Takata Airbag Ruptures

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued an order demanding more details....

Aug 19 2015, 8:06am CDT

Toyota Recalls 247,000 Cars

Toyota Recalls 247,000 Cars because of Airbag

Toyota Recall about airbag issues is to be taken seriously by car owners....

Oct 21 2014, 4:53am CDT

Chevrolet Recalls 2013 Malibu Eco for Airbag Deployment Issue

Chevrolet Recalls 2013 Malibu Eco for Airbag Deployment Issue

Airbags could go off unexpectedly in some models...

May 25 2012, 2:00pm CDT

Mercedes Developing External Airbag

Mercedes Developing External Airbag

Mercedes is working on a new airbag technology that will be used outside the car. The airbag would deploy to help stop the car...

Jun 11 2009, 7:12am CDT