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Subaru, Mitsubishi join other car makers in air bag recall
Subaru, Mitsubishi join other car makers in air bag recall

Subaru and Mitsubishi are the latest car companies to be hit by the expanding air bag recall crisis. The two Japanese automakers announced independently late last week that some of their cars are equipped with faulty air bags that could explode upon deployment, possibly injuring drivers or passengers with flying shrapnel. The air bags in both instances were manufactured by Japan's Takata Corp., makers of faulty airbags already associated with more than 3 million auto recalls from Honda, Nissan, Ford, Chrysler, Mazda and BMW.  The National Highway Transportation Safety Administration has found that on some of vehicles, the propellant housed in a metal canister in the system...

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