Tag Archives: Airbags

Consumer group warns against buying used cars from CarMax

CarMax, the nation’s largest used car retailer, is in hot water following accusations for selling recalled cars, according to an official statement released by the Consumers for Auto Reliability and Safety. In CARS’ latest press release, the group warns against buying used cars from CarMax. CARS alleges the company sold and “continues to sell unsafe, […]

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Recalls: Toyota and Lexus expand recall for cars affected by faulty Takata airbags

The Takata Recall saga continues as Toyota and Lexus both officially announced to be expanding their recall of cars affected by the original Takata airbag inflator issue, leading to one of the auto industry’s biggest recalls in history. It’s the sort of mass hysteria you’d expect when one company basically monopolizes a very specific market […]

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Recalls: Two deaths in Malaysia added to Takata airbag inflator fatality list as company expands campaign

Takata unfortunately is suffering the consequences even further from an expanded recall campaign, adding an additional 35-40 million airbags, listed as defective. That’s a crap-ton of airbags (and does it raise the question about monopolies with airbag suppliers? Probably…). Nonetheless, two more deaths occurred as a result of faulty inflators equipped in Honda vehicles in […]

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Recalls: Takata could be expanding its airbag recall by quite a lot – [UPDATED]

This article has been updated with the NHTSA’s official statement of expanding the Takata airbag recall in the United States. Check it out after the jump. Takata is still under heavy scrutiny for its recent recall of airbag units for faulty actuators, leading to flying pieces of shrapnel and metal into the driver like frag grenade […]

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Recalls: Honda announces the recall of more than 300,000 Accords for random deploying airbags

Although not at all related to the fairly recent massive Takata airbag recall, Honda announced to be recalling more than 300,000 Accords for randomly deploying side airbags in some 2008-2009 models. The problem surrounds the side and/or curtain airbags, which could deploy if the ignition is on and the car is forcefully slammed with too […]

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Recalls: The 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt recalled in US and Canada for non-deploying airbags

More recalls continue to haunt General Motors, mainly this time, with Chevrolet and the 2010 Cobalt. Besides the fact that we feel terribly sorry for anyone who decided to subject themselves to the abomination of a Chevrolet Cobalt and its ownership, we’re still encouraging those with affected cars to get them repairs for non-deploying airbags, […]

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Recalls: Honda expands Takata airbag recall to 5 million cars

Honda has already begun implementing replacement programs for front driver’s side steering wheel-mounted airbags following numerous confirmed problems and even deaths, all caused by original faulty inflators that turn into grenades blowing up in your face. It’s bad. To make sure Honda does their job to conduct damage control, the Japanese giant just enlarged their […]

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Toyota calls for a nationwide recall for Takata airbags

Toyota’s been down this route before and it doesn’t want to have to deal with the consequences of inaction, in particular to the worry of faulty airbag inflators that can prove to be fatal rather than life-saving. That said, Toyota officially announced to be in favor of a nationwide recall issued by Takata in order […]

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Report: Takata continues to dig hole with flawed airbag

Takata still is hitting the headlines after a scandal involving defective airbags for millions of cars built over a decade and now, The New York Times reports that Takata is facing even more controversy after the supplier didn’t instigate a recall in time. More so however, The New York Times alleges that Takata knew of some of […]

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Recalls: GM stops sales of Chevrolet Cruze over faulty airbags, prepares recall

GM is at it again as AutomotiveNews reports that the Detroit giant just issued a temporary stop-sale, then lifted the cease on all 2013 to 2014 Chevrolet Cruze sedans due to concerns over the airbags. According to the report, the inflator module may have been assembled with an incorrect part, which could inhibit the function of […]

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03-06 Saab 9-3 LINEAR 93 STEERING WHEEL SRS AIR BAG P12789426309400188FB
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Toyota Camry V30 SRS Control Unit Airbag Module 8917006180 TN1523005044
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-MERCEDES BENZ E W212 C A207 C207 CLS W218 GLK W204 STEERING WHEEL AIRBAG SRS
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2010 2011 2012 2013 Kia Forte Coupe Driver Roof Curtain OEM
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JAGUAR XF SUPERCHARGED (09-13) CLOCK SPRING CONTROL UNIT AIRBAG PLUG WIRE OEM