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

16 million remain unrepaired in cars — is your car one of them? 

Takata Corp's defective airbags have been linked to 278 injuries across the United States, according to updated figures released by U.S. Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson of Florida, in advance of a hearing next week on the nomination of Heidi King to head the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

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Agreement will keep Takata afloat to make replacement inflators

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Two deaths are attributed to Takata inflators made on the same day

Two deaths are attributed to Takata inflators made on the same day

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$10,000 for bruising, $5 million for death or blindness.

$10,000 for bruising, $5 million for death or blindness.

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Inflators have also caused 180 injuries worldwide.

Inflators have also caused 180 injuries worldwide.

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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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10 million U.S. vehicles and 18.5 million faulty Takata airbag inflators remain unrepaired

Only about a third of inflators have been replaced out of 65 million worldwide.

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Nissan does not admit any fault under the settlement.

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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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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.

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WASHINGTON - More than 65 percent of 46.2 million recalled Takata airbag inflators in the United States have not been repaired, a US senator said on Thursday, urging automakers to speed up the pace of repairs. Senator Bill Nelson of Florida said only 15.8 million inflators out of 46.2 million inflators recalled to date have been repaired through mid-May, though nationwide recalls began in 2015. He was citing answers submitted from a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) indepen

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Mueller was the lead on a compensation fund for those affected by Takata airbags.

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Recalls

Subaru, Mitsubishi and Hino doing recalls, too.

Toyota on Thursday said it was recalling a total of about 2.9 million vehicles globally in the latest campaign having to do with Takata airbag inflators. The affected cars are in Japan, China, Oceania and other regions, including its Corolla Axio sedan and RAV4 SUV crossover due to potentially faulty airbag inflators. Fuji Heavy Industries, the maker of Subaru cars, Mitsubishi Motors and truck maker Hino also recalled a total of about 240,000 vehicles in Japan over inflators made by Takata Cor

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The list includes the Ford GT, Mustang, and Fusion.

This recall only affects passenger side airbags.

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If you receive a recall notice, please make repairs a priority.

This latest fatality brings the human toll of Takata's faulty airbag inflators to at least 100 injuries and 11 deaths.

Recalls

First phase of recall targets high-humidity areas.

The Takata airbag curse has spread to the Jaguar XF and Land Rover Range Rover.

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