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Takata air bags update: 17 deaths, 69M vehicles, victims pitted against automakers

Victims are granted an unusual role in Takata's bankruptcy proceedings.

Victims granted an unusual role in bankruptcy proceedings.

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Kenneth Feinberg may take over $1B Takata fund from Robert Mueller

Feinberg previously oversaw the Sept. 11 attacks compensation fund, the BP oil spill fund and compensation paid by General Motors Co. to victims of its faulty ignition switches.

B1999 OBD-II Trouble Code: Passenger Side Side-Mount Air Bag Low Resistance on Squib

B1999 code definition The B1999 trouble code detects a side mount air bag inflation circuit error on the passenger side.

B1998 OBD-II Trouble Code: Passenger Side Side-Mount Air Bag Circuit Open

B1998 code definition The B1998 trouble code notes a side mount air bag circuit error on the passenger side.

B1997 OBD-II Trouble Code: Passenger Side Side-Mount Air Bag Circuit Short to Ground

B1997 code definition The B1997 trouble code detects an air bag circuit malfunction from the side mount air bag on the passenger side.

B1996 OBD-II Trouble Code: Passenger Side Side-Mount Air Bag Circuit Short to Vbatt

B1996 code definition The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) stores a B1996 trouble code when a problem is detected with the passenger side side-mount air bag circuit.

B1995 OBD-II Trouble Code: Driver Side Side-Mount Air Bag Low Resistance on Squib

B1995 code definition A B1995 trouble code signifies to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) that there is a problem with the squib in the driver's side side-mount air bag.

B1994 OBD-II Trouble Code: Driver Side Side-Mount Air Bag Circuit Open

B1994 code definition A B1994 trouble code is stored by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) if a problem is detected with the driver's side side-mount air bag circuit.

B1993 OBD-II Trouble Code: Driver Side Side-Mount Air Bag Circuit Short to Ground

B1993 code definition When the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) receives a voltage signal from the driver's side, side mount airbag circuit that varies from the manufacturer's specifications, a B1993 trouble code can be stored.

How to Replace a Suspension Air Bag

Air ride suspensions are common on heavy-duty trucks, luxury SUVs, and large sedans.

How to Understand How Car Air Bags Work

The invention of the [air bag](https://www.

How to Replace Driver Side Air Bags

If you’ve ever seen an airbag deploy, you will know that it is not a particularly pleasant experience.

How to Drive an Air Bag Equipped Vehicle

If you drive a 1998 or newer vehicle, it is almost sure to have dual front air bags.

How to Handle a Car Accident

When you’re out on the highway driving to your destination, you probably aren’t thinking about an accident, but one can happen in an instant.

Is It Safe to Drive With the Air Bag Light On?

If your Air Bag Light comes on, we strongly suggest that you do not ignore it.

3 Essential Things to Know About Your Car’s Seat Belts

A seat belt is also known as a safety belt, and is intended to keep you safe during a sudden stop or car accident.

4 Essential Things to Know About Your Car’s Air Bags

The air bags in your vehicle are one of the most important safety elements in automobiles today.

How Air Bags Work

Designed to protect the occupants of a vehicle in the case of an accident, air bags inflate when the vehicle collides with another object, or otherwise suffers a sudden deceleration.

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