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Honda will recall the 2008-2010 Accord sedan because moisture can corrode the supplemental restraint system electronic control unit. This could cause the airbags not to deploy in an accident.

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VW and Audi will recall the 2015 Tiguan and Q5 to replace the Takata side airbag inflators. There's one report of an injury in a Tiguan.

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Takata posted significantly higher quarterly profits this year, but its airbag inflator scandal continued to grow.

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Latest Statistics Show A 9.3-Percent Increase In Fatalities On American Roads

Traffic fatalities continue to rise at their fastest pace in decades, according to the latest federal data available.

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A worker was killed after falling into a pit used to store coke at a GM foundry in Ohio. OSHA will investigate. The facility produces parts for V6 and V8 engines.

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A pair of good Samaritans and three police detectives saved an elderly Florida man from drowning in his car after it crashed into a pond this week.

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Honda and Acura will recall over 2 million models in the US to give them new driver side airbag inflators.

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Mercedes-Benz, Honda, And FCA Already Affected

Only 580,000 Continental airbag-equipped vehicles have been officially recalled, making it extremely likely that additional brands will be impacted.

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Toyota and Lexus will recall older trucks and SUVs, including the Land Cruiser, 4Runner, Tundra, Sequioa, LX470, and GX470, for inadvertent airbag deployment.

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Two Tennessee teenagers are dead and two more are in the hospital after allegedly consuming methanol-based racing fuel mixed with Mountain Dew.

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A family of three was lucky to survive this dramatic car crash where their Volvo flipped over and skidded across a rainy highway in the UK in 2014.

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A Dutch firm is working with the Dutch National Police using trained raptors to target consumer-sized drones and knock them out of the sky.

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Mazda will recall the 2004-2006 B-Series pickup to replace the driver's side Takata airbag inflators.

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Honda has a stop sale and impending recall of the 2016 Civic with the 2.0-liter four-cylinder because of an issue that could cause engine failure or damage.

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Mazda has issued a stop sale and recall for the 2014-2016 CX-5 because there could be a fuel leak in a rear collision.

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Takata CEO Shigehisa Takada will remain in charge of the auto supplier, which counters earlier rumors of his possible resignation.

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One Big Florida City Will Consider Getting Rid Of Cameras In Wake Of Findings

In the same week a federal jury convicted a Chicago transportation official of taking bribes from a leading red-light camera company, city council members in another American city said they felt duped by promises of improved safety.

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Nissan will recall 846,000 examples of the 2013-2015 Altima because the secondary hood latch might not fasten.

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A federal jury ruled this week that an Oregon State Policeman violated a Eugene man's civil rights by using excessive force during a traffic stop in 2012.

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IIHS Says Automated Braking Reduces Rear-End Crashes By 40 Percent

Collision-avoidance technology can significantly reduce car crashes. Researchers at the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety have found automated emergency braking systems reduce rear-end crashes by 40 percent.

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Lexus will recall the 2016 RX 350 and RX 450h to replace the knee airbag assembly.

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