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Takata Recall Spotlight

Critical Do Not Drive Warning for Certain Vehicles with Takata Air Bags

Certain Acura, BMW, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Honda, and Mazda vehicles included


NHTSA and manufacturers of the following vehicles urge consumers to NOT drive these vehicles until they are repaired:

  • Acura
    • 2002-2003 Acura 3.2 TL 
    • 2003 Acura 3.2CL 
  • BMW
    • Certain 2000-2006 BMW 3 Series (E46) including M3 
    • Certain 2000-2003 BMW 5 Series (E39) including M5
    • Certain 2000-2004 BMW X5s (E53) 
  • Chrysler
    • 2005-2010 Chrysler 300 
  • Dodge
    • 2005-2010 Dodge Magnum 
    • 2005-2010 Dodge Charger
    • 2005-2010 Dodge Challenger
  • Ford
    • Certain 2006 Ford Ranger 
  • Honda
    • 2001-2002 Honda Accord
    • 2001-2002 Honda Civic
    • 2002 Honda CR-V
    • 2002 Honda Odyssey
    • 2003 Honda Pilot
  • Mazda
    • Certain 2006 Mazda B-Series

Test data on the defective Takata air bag inflators in these vehicles show a far higher risk of ruptures during air bag deployment than for other recalled Takata air bags.

If you own one of these vehicles, search the Recalls Lookup using your vehicle identification number (VIN) to confirm that the vehicle has an unaddressed recall and needs a repair. If it does, immediately call your dealer to schedule a free repair. Replacement parts for these vehicles are available.