A line of Keurig coffee brewers that can overheat and spray hot water are among this week's recalled consumer products. Sweatshirts that pose a strangulation hazard to children were also recalled. Recalled units were produced between December 2009 and July 2014 and were sold between December 2009 and December 2014.» Read More
WASHINGTON, Nov 20- U.S. government safety regulators on Thursday told Chrysler Group LLC Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne that the company "have to get their act in gear" to speed up repairs of recalled Jeep SUVs that face a heightened fire risk. David Friedman, deputy director of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, was asked by reporters if he...
*Arizona says "hundreds of thousands" put at risk. Nov 20- In the first lawsuit brought by a state against General Motors Co over recalls relating to a defective ignition switch, Arizona has accused the company of putting the public at risk by concealing safety issues and delaying the recalls. Documents produced to U.S. Congress and federal safety regulators...
Discussing the Takata hearing over some of its air bags, with Clarence Ditlow, Center for Auto Safety, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight to the Takata air bag hearing Thursday.
*Takata exec says company's inflator capacity increase to 450,000 units per. *Takata exec says if his company's products have not been recalled he believes. *Takata exec says ammonium nitrate has several advantages but its sensitivity.
TAKATA EXEC SAYS IF HIS COMPANY'S PRODUCTS HAVE NOT BEEN RECALLED HE BELIEVES THEM TO BE SAFE.
DAVID FRIEDMAN, NHTSA DEPUTY ADMINISTRATOR, SAYS TO THE SAFETY AGENCY'S KNOWLEDGE NO DEATHS IN THE U.S> HAVE BEEN LINKED TO THE 2014 RECALLS.
DAVID FRIEDMAN, DEPUTY ADMINISTRATOR FOR US NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION SAYS IN PREPARED TESTIMY FOR SENATE PANEL THAT THE TAKATA AIR BAG RECALL STORY IS "MORE COMPLICATED THAN MOST RECALLS" BECAUSE OF MULTIPLE ISSUES.
*Chrysler Group senior VP Scott Kunselman Says in prepared testimony. *Chrysler Group senior VP Scott Kunselman says defective inflators. *Chrysler Group senior VP Scott Kunselman Says the affected.
Sen. John Thune, (R-S.D.), discusses Takata's deadly air bag problem ahead of Thursday morning's Senate hearing and the introduction of Thune's Whistleblower Act.
Executives from Takata and two automakers will face U.S. senators on Thursday over the risk of millions of potentially defective air bags.
Regulators are suggesting a national recall of millions of cars with some air bags made by Japan's Takata. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports from the LA Auto Show.
WASHINGTON, Nov 18- The U.S. auto safety regulator on Tuesday called on Japanese supplier Takata and five automakers to expand nationwide a regional recall of potentially deadly air bags, increasing pressure on the industry to act more swiftly in the growing scandal. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration also scolded Takata for what it called "an...
TOKYO, Nov 19- Honda Motor Co said on Wednesday it had not received a notice from U.S. safety regulators about expanding nationwide a previous region-specific recall of flawed air bags supplied by Takata Corp.. The National Highway Traffic Safety Agency's call for a recall expansion was prompted by an August incident in North Carolina, outside the area...
WASHINGTON, Nov 18- The U.S. auto safety regulator on Tuesday announced it has called on Japanese supplier Takata and automakers to expand nationwide their previously regional recall of flawed air bags. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Deputy Administrator David Friedman told reporters on Tuesday that Takata has so far expressed an "...
NHTSA is calling on a nationwide recall of certain car models with Takata driver side air bags, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
WASHINGTON, Nov 18- The U.S. federal agency overseeing the auto industry called on Takata Corp to make its previously regional air bag recall nationwide. Previously, the recall of millions of Takata air bags installed in cars made by 10 automakers was limited to hot and humid regions. "We will begin a process both with Takata and the automakers to force them to...
AUTO SAFETY AGENCY: "WE WILL BEGIN A PROCESS BOTH WITH TAKATA AND THE AUTOMAKERS TO FORCE THEM TO RECALL ALL AFFECTED" VEHICLES.
TAKATA RECALL BASED ON NEW INFORMATION, SPECIFICALLY AN INCIDENT IN NORTH CAROLINA- U.S.
AUTO SAFETY REGULATORS CALL FOR NATIONAL RECALL OF TAKATA DRIVER-SIDE AIR BAGS.