TOKYO, Dec 14- Takata Corp. has begun enforcing tighter quality controls on a group of parts suppliers as the auto safety equipment maker boosts production to replace millions of air bags recalled for a potentially deadly defect, according to people involved. Takata, whose exploding air bags have caused five deaths and a recall of more than 20 million vehicles...» Read More
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