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Owners can take their trucks to dealers now

Owners can take their trucks to dealers now.

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A nationwide rash of thefts targets mostly newer Civics and Accords

A nationwide rash of thefts targets mostly newer Civics and Accords.

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Money covers economic losses by owners who need to get their cars fixed

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It's expensive, but worth it

The world of child car seats is vast and varied. There are dozens of companies that offer hundreds of options, each offering different levels of protection for smaller occupants. Maxi-Cosi, one of the first companies to introduce child seats in Europe back in the 1980s, has introduced a new level of protection with its AxissFix Air. It's the first child seat with a built-in airbag.

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Airbags failed in four crashes; also, seat belts might not tighten

Hyundai knows of four crashes in which Sonata owners say airbags didn't deploy.

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Ford confirmed a second death caused by a defective airbag.

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Hyundai wants to protect your noggin from every angle

It activates during a rollover.

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Behind-the-bag look at the energy one of these unleashes

Airbags pack a lot of punch.

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It'd be located behind a "discrete door" just underneath the hood and forward of the door jam.

It'd be located behind a "discrete door" just underneath the hood and forward of the door jam.

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Tool that targets advertising audiences will be used in hunt for Honda owners.

10 million cars in U.S. remain unrepaired.

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Toyoda Gosei's Flesby II is covered in flexible rubber.

LED lights projected onto the rubber also allow the driver to communicate with pedestrians and other vehicles.

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Nissan does not admit any fault under the settlement.

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Accord in crash was among 300,000 unrepaired cars considered particularly dangerous.

This follows this week's news of an Australian man whose death is also blamed on Takata.

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Consumer agency wants to know why the replacements are taking so long.

Honda doesn't yet know if it was an airbag that hadn't yet been replaced, or a replacement.

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

Victims granted an unusual role in bankruptcy proceedings.

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Takata would stop producing airbag inflators after it completes production of replacement parts and fulfills existing supply contracts, likely around 2020.

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