NHTSA January 2017 Vehicle Recalls: 12 MTD [US]


US FlagWashington, DC: NHTSA Logo ColorAs of Friday, January 6, 2017, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”), a division of the US Department of Transportation, has posted a total of 12 vehicle, tire, accessory or other related product recalls this month. Are yours listed? http://ht.ly/5G8bb

Direct link: http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/owners/SearchCurrentMonthRecall

Additional information:

Among the 12 recalls the NHTSA has announced this January comes news of the following:

Takata Corporation (“Takata”) has determined that certain PSPI, PSPI-1.1, PSPI-2, PSPI-6, PSPI-L, and SPI air bag inflators assembled as part of the frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment, such as after a vehicle crash necessitating replacement of the original air bags, may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to moderate absolute humidity, temperatures, and temperature cycling. This recall addresses model year 2009 vehicles ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.

According to the NHTSA, an inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

Want to read more about this recall? Please click on the links above to visit the originating site and see individual vehicle, tire or accessory recalls.

Want to read more about other recalls? Please click on the links below.

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Additional information about this recall:
Recalls Direct RIN: 8090-2017
Back to the main Recalls Direct page: http://www.RecallsDirect.com
About the Recalls Direct service: http://wp.me/P2bVty-2
Visit the Living Safely site: http://www.LivingSafely.org
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