Airbag recall widens; Is your car on the list?
The Japanese-based Takata for more than a decade denied that its products were defective. It has now admitted that its airbags were defective. The airbags can explode violently when they deploy, sending shrapnel flying into a car’s passenger compartment. Six deaths and more than 100 injuries have been linked to the flaw.
To check to see if your car is on the recall list, click here.
For the full New York Times story, including comments from the National Highway Traffice Safety Administration, click here.