Takata has acknowledged defects that can cause its air bags to rupture violently when they deploy, shooting fragments into the passenger cabin. Six deaths and more than 100 injuries have been linked to the problem.
Takata has acknowledged defects that can cause its air bags to rupture violently when they deploy, shooting fragments into the passenger cabin. Six deaths and more than 100 injuries have been linked to the problem. File photo by Carlos Osorio The Associated Press
Takata has acknowledged defects that can cause its air bags to rupture violently when they deploy, shooting fragments into the passenger cabin. Six deaths and more than 100 injuries have been linked to the problem. File photo by Carlos Osorio The Associated Press

Three Japanese automakers add 715,000 vehicles to Takata air bag recall

May 22, 2015 02:27 PM