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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

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Takata air bags repaired: More than 8.8 million

New law for recalled rental cars protects consumers

June 1: Rental car agencies must fix any and all open safety defects before renting out vehicles to customers.

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New Federal law for recalled rental cars protects consumers from safety defects

Focus on Safety: Cool tips for safe summer trips

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.

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NHTSA Summer Driving Tips

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.

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NHTSA interactive timeline of automotive history

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Takata Recalls

May 4: Expansion of recalls will phase in another 35-40 million inflators through 2019. Sign up for Recall Alerts to be notified when you can search for vehicles affected by this recall.
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May 4: Dr. Mark R. Rosekind on expanding and accelerating Takata recalls with phase-in of another 35-40 million inflators through 2019

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