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  • WASHINGTON, Feb 4- Continental Automotive Systems said Thursday it supplied potentially defective airbag control units to 5 million vehicles used in Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Mercedes-Benz and other vehicles built over a five-year period, widening the auto industry's airbag safety crisis. On Thursday, Fiat Chrysler said it is recalling 112,000 U.S. vehicles for...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 4- Continental Automotive Systems is recalling 5 million potentially defective airbag control units in Honda, Fiat Chrysler and other vehicles built over a five-year period, according to documents made public on Thursday. The unit of Germany- based Continental AG told the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that the...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 4- Continental Automotive Systems is recalling 5 million potentially defective airbag control units in Honda, Fiat Chrysler and other vehicles built over a five-year period, according to documents made public on Thursday. The unit of Germany- based Continental AG told the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that the...

  • The documents, posted Thursday on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration website, said Continental will notify automakers, who will recall cars dating as far back as 2006.. Already Honda, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen and Mercedes have issued recalls, and some unidentified Mazda and Volvo Truck vehicles are included. Honda reported two injuries from...

  • Continental recalls 5M vehicles for air bags Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 7:44 AM ET
    A deployed airbag is seen in a 2001 Honda Accord at the LKQ Pick Your Part salvage yard on May 22, 2015 in Medley, Florida. The largest automotive recall in history centers around the defective Takata Corp. air bags that are found in millions of vehicles that are manufactured by BMW, Chrysler, Daimler Trucks, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Toyota. (

    Continental Automotive Systems is recalling 5 million Honda, Fiat Chrysler, and other vehicles to replace air bag control units.

  • AUTO SUPPLIER CONTINENTAL AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS IS RECALLING 5 MLN U.S.

  • DETROIT— Honda is recalling an additional 2.2 million Honda and Acura vehicles because the driver's air bag inflators made by Takata can explode and hurl shrapnel into the passenger compartment. Honda's recall includes older model years dating to 2005, but also has some newer vehicles from as recently as the 2015 and 2016 model years. Honda said in a statement...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Feb 3- Honda Motor Co Ltd is expanding its recall in North America of late-model vehicles equipped with potentially defective Takata air bags, adding 2.23 million vehicles, the automaker said Wednesday. Honda said certain Acura and Honda vehicles from model years 2005-2016 are being recalled to replace Takata PSDI-5 driver-side...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Feb 3- Honda Motor Co is expanding its recall in North America of late-model vehicles equipped with potentially defective Takata air bags, in a move that could affect around 2.3 million vehicles. The Japanese automaker sent dealers in the United States a letter on Jan. 30, informing them of its intent to recall about 2 million Honda and Acura...

  • DETROIT/ WASHINGTON, Feb 3- Honda Motor Co is expanding its recall in North America of late-model vehicles equipped with potentially defective Takata air bags, in a move that could affect nearly 2.3 million vehicles. The Japanese automaker sent dealers in the United States a letter on Jan. 30, informing them of its intent to recall up to 2 million Honda and Acura...

  • Honda recalls 1.7M vehicles for Takata air bags Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 2:00 PM ET
    The interior of a Honda Motor CR-Z hybrid coupe during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Jan. 12, 2011.

    Honda is recalling 1.7 million new and used vehicles for issues related to Takata air bags.

  • Feb 3- Fiat Chrysler said it was recalling half a million Dodge Chargers worldwide to supply wheel chocks as there was a risk of these vehicles slipping off the jack when tires are being changed. The recall covers 2011-2016 Dodge Chargers, and includes an estimated 441,578 vehicles sold in the United States. The company also said it would recall about 19,229 cars...

  • Fiat Chrysler recalls Chargers that can slip off jacks Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 10:05 AM ET

    DETROIT— Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than a half-million Dodge Chargers worldwide because they can slip off of a jack when tires are being changed. The recall covers Chargers from the 2011 to 2016 model years and includes almost 442,000 cars in the United States. The company says the body beneath the doors can become deformed during jack use, making the cars...

  • DETROIT— Toyota is recalling about 320,000 trucks and SUVs because the roof-mounted air bags can inflate without a crash. The recall covers the 2005 and 2006 Toyota Tundra and Sequoia, the 2003 through 2006 Land Cruiser, and the 2004 through 2006 4- Runner. Also included are the 2003 through 2006 Lexus LX 470 and the 2004 through 2006 GX 470..

  • Toyota recalls 320,000 cars with airbag issues Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 4:06 PM ET
    A logo of Toyota is seen in a Tundra truck.

    Toyota is recalling 320,000 vehicles that have been improperly programmed and may activate air bags when it is not necessary.

  • Microsoft recalls power cords for Surface Pro tablets Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 12:36 PM ET

    Microsoft is recalling about 2.44 million AC power cords for its Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2, and Surface Pro 3 computers sold before March 15, 2015, because of a potential fire hazard. Microsoft is offering free replacements for the cords. Last week, Apple recalled some two-pronged AC power adapters sold for use in continental Europe, Argentina, Brazil, Australia,...

  • Microsoft recalls 2.3M power cords for tablets Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 11:30 AM ET
    Microsoft Surface Pro 2 tablet

    The recall comes less than a week after Apple said it was recalling AC wall plug adapters due to a shock hazard.

  • Feb 2- The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Microsoft Corp was recalling about 2.25 million AC power cords, less than a week after Apple Inc said it was recalling AC wall plug adapters due to a shock hazard. The recall involves power cords sold with some models of the Microsoft Surface Pro convertible tablet devices before March 15.

  • The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, which said on Friday that 846,000 vehicles in the United States would be recalled, has received complaints from owners of Altimas whose hoods unexpectedly opened. Transport Canada in an online posting on Friday said 24,895 vehicles were affected. Nissan spokesman Steve Yaeger said 58,644 vehicles...

  • A line of shower rugs that fail to be slip-resistant are among this week's recalled consumer products. Others include LED lamps that can overheat. They were sold at Bed Bath& Beyond, Dollar General and other retail stores nationwide, online at Amazon.com and BuyAquaRug.com, by Tristar through direct response television commercials, and through a live...