Takata recalls 3.3 million air bags

Takata add 3.3M air bag inflators to massive recall

Takata add 3.3M air bag inflators to massive recall

A chemical used in the explosion that inflates the air bag deteriorates in high humidity and temperatures causing the metal canister to blow apart which could lead to injury and death.

The recall included frontal air bags in some 2009, 2010 and 2013 vehicles made by Honda, Toyota, Audi, BMW, Daimler Vans, Fiat Chrystler, Ford, General Motors, Juaguar-Land Rover, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Tesla, according to CBS.

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The recalls, which are being managed by NHTSA, are being phased in over the next three years. Sources have touted this recall for airbag inflators to be the largest in the history of USA automotive industry, which is withdrawing more than 69 million inflators in over 42 million vehicles across the globe. NHTSA is prioritizing the recalls, putting older models, those in "highest danger zones" in the first priority group.

In addition to the makes involved in the most recent recall, the NHTSA has a full list of impacted vehicles, including the most recent additions, on their website. Unfortunately, the chemical becomes unstable after years of exposure to humidity and temperature fluctuations. Sources reveal that, in effect of this scandal, the automakers will be liable to provide paperwork of the specific models, which will be further filed with the NHTSA. According to NHTSA, the recalls issued by Japanese air bag maker Takata began in May 2016 and will continue through December 2019, bringing the number of affected air bags to between 65-70 million.

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Takata airbags can explode and hurl shrapnel.

Takata and the vehicle manufacturers will determine which vehicles received the defective inflators either as original or replacement equipment. The agency said it is monitoring the automakers' progress and working to expand best practices to boost completion rates.

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