Takata air bags repaired: More than 8.8 million

Takata air bags repaired: More than 8.8 million

Through June 17, a total of 8,867,284 defective Takata driver and passenger air bags have been repaired. Details | >> Sign up for Recall Alerts to be notified should your vehicle be affected by this recall.

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New Federal law for recalled rental cars will protect consumers

June 1: Rental car agencies must fix any and all open safety defects before renting out vehicles to customers; NHTSA given power to investigate and punish violators. Read More

NHTSA Summer Driving Tips

Focus on Safety: Cool tips for a safe summer trip

Prevention and planning take time up front, but will spare you from dealing with the consequences of a breakdown — or a crash — down the road. Read More

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Cruising through automotive history from 1878-2016

Learn about some of the great accomplishments and safety advancements of the automobile using NHTSA's interactive timeline. Read More


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>> Latest: Expansion of recalls will phase in another 35-40 million inflators through 2019. Sign up for our Recall Alerts to be notified when you can search for all vehicles affected by this recall.
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