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Ford to spend up to $299 million to settle Takata air bag lawsuits

Ford Motor Co. has agreed to spend up to $299 million to settle lawsuits filed by owners of about 6 million vehicles with potentially deadly Takata …


Ford Agrees to Pay $299.1 Million to Resolve Air-Bag Lawsuit

Proposed settlement covers drivers’ economic losses due to faulty Takata air bags<p>Ford Motor Co. has agreed to pay at least $299.1 million to resolve a class-action lawsuit over its use of defective Takata Corp. airbag inflaters in more than 6 million vehicles.<p>The proposed settlement was reached …

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Ford's Takata Airbag Settlement Promises Relief for Consumers

Ford’s class-action settlement agreement over Takata airbags promises to give consumers some relief as the massive recalls—affecting 37 million …


Ford agrees to $299M settlement as part of Takata airbag inflator scandal

Even though experts figured out the hows and whys of the Takata airbag scandal months ago, the fallout continues to settle.<p>Ford agreed this week to a $299.1 million economic loss settlement related to the Takata scandal, Reuters reports, citing documents filed in federal court on Monday. Ford is …

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Ford to pay $299M to drivers with faulty air bags

<i>Washington</i> — Ford Motor Co. has agreed to pay $299 million to drivers of cars with faulty Takata air bags, according to court documents.<p>The payouts, …


Ford to Pay $299.1 Million to Settle Takata Consumer Lawsuit

Ford Motor Co. has agreed to pay $299.1 million to settle consumers’ economic-loss claims connected to Takata Corp. air-bag recalls.<p>The settlement, …


Ford agrees to $299.1 million U.S. Takata 'economic loss' settlement

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Ford settles Takata air bag case

Ford (F -1.3%) agrees to an economic settlement in the Takata air bag inflator case of $299M to cover around 6M vehicles.<p>The company joins a long …


Audi joins Takata airbag recall

Audi Australia has issued a recall for the previous-generation Q5, A3 and A5 as part of the ongoing and ever-growing Takata airbag campaign. The …


Nissan recalls about 105K cars to replace Takata air bags

DETROIT (AP) - Nissan is recalling nearly 105,000 small cars to replace Takata passenger air bag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel at …


US agency urges automakers to speed up Takata recalls

The U.S. government's road safety agency is urging automakers to speed up replacement of potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators.<p>The National …

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U.S. Agency Wants Carmakers to Make Takata Recall Plans Public

Federal auto safety regulators want automakers to make public plans for how they’ll replace millions of defective Takata Corp. air bag parts that …



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Takata airbag recall, 2019 BMW M850i priced, Pruitt's EPA poison pill: What's New @ The Car Connection

Mazda and the NHTSA said last week that they will add another 269,618 vehicles to the Takata airbag recall total, already the largest in history at …

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Mazda adds another 270,000 vehicles to Takata airbag recall, still largest in history

Mazda and the NHTSA said last week that they will add another 269,618 vehicles to the Takata airbag recall total, already the largest in history at …

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Mazda recalls 270,000 vehicles over Takata airbags

Mazda is recalling nearly 270,000 vehicles with Takata airbags that have the potential to explode.<p>Chemicals used to inflate the air bags can …


Mazda is recalling 270K older cars to replace Takata airbags

Yet another recall action related to defective Takata airbags has been announced. Mazda said it is recalling 270,000 vehicles from the 2003 to 2008 model years because the front-passenger airbag could rupture if deployed, potentially injuring or killing a vehicle occupant.<p>If the problem sounds …


Mazda recalls 270K older vehicles connected to deadly Takata air bags

Mazda is recalling nearly an additional 270,000 older vehicles equipped with the potentially fatal Takata air bags in the United States.<p>According to …


What Takata should teach St. Louisans about recalls, service

One of the most significant pieces of auto industry news over the past 25 years has surprisingly been one of the quieter events in terms of consumer …

St. Louis

About 145,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in June

Kia, VW and supercar makers among the affected, while Takata impacts more<p>Joe Duarte<br>Published: July 5, 2018, 2:30 AM<br>Updated: July 5, 2018, 5:58 AM<p>Just …

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Competition Commission adds charges against Takata

Global airbag and seatbelt manufacturer Takata Corporation and its local arm‚ Takata South Africa‚ will now face 21 charges after the Competition …

South Africa

More BMW models added to Takata recall

Over 4000 vehicles added to faulty airbag list. <b><br>Read more</b>


Takata to face 21 anti-corruption charges in SA

JOHANNESBURG - The Competition Commission has referred an additional 17 collusive tendering, price-fixing and market division charges against …

South Africa

Toyoda Gosei to pay R6m for price-fixing in car safety products market

An investigation notes that Toyoda Gosei colluded with competitors Takata and Autoliv regarding two separate requests for quotes that Toyota issued …

Business (South Africa)

Even Ferrari Owners Have To Get Their Car's Takata Airbag Replaced

The vehicles require a new passenger side inflator.<p>As part of Takata's settlement with the United States government over the Japanese firm's faulty …


They've got the replacement airbags — and 1.3 million Florida cars and SUVs need them

Fiat Chrysler's all but begging Florida drivers who need their Takata airbags replaced to do so before the July 4 holiday.<p>Despite May being declared …

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Honda SA calls on owners to check their airbags

HONDA South Africa is calling on owners who have not yet responded to the Takata airbag recall to check if their vehicle is affected.<p>As a result of a …


Trump NHTSA pick clears Senate committee in party-line vote

President Donald Trump’s pick to lead the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration cleared the first hurdle in her path to winning confirmation.


REALITY CHECK: How to get what Ford is promising some drivers under Takata airbag recall

Though millions of cars in America remain under recall for faulty Takata airbags, some local drivers are just now being notified their cars are part …

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