Did you know it’s been almost five years since the first Takata recall? And just like the ongoing nightmare it’s become, we find ourselves staring down the barrel of yet another recall expansion.
Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) is recalling 317,000 vehicles, including the Dodge Challenger, Charger, Dakota, and older Ram trucks. David Woods of CarComplaints.com has the full breakdown of which model years and in what zones.
Overall FCA has a pretty small piece of the 3.3 million vehicle recall pie that’s happening across the entire industry right now. Takata inflators have been in the news a lot lately for new casualties, stop-driving orders, and questions from US Senators.
Takata, a parts supplier, provided automakers with a defective airbag inflator responsible for 23 deaths and hundreds of injuries. It's one of the largest and most dangerous recalls in automotive history, affecting over 37 million vehicles
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