According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 67 million Takata airbags have been recalled so far, the largest safety recall in automotive history. BMW, Chrysler, Ferrari, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Jaguar, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru, Tesla, Toyota and Volkswagen are some of the car manufacturers who have vehicles equipped with Takata airbags.
Many, if not all, manufacturers will contact owners of vehicles requiring inspection and possible part replacements. Even if you are not contacted by a representative, it may be best to check if your vehicle needs an inspection. You can enter your vehicle identification number into the NHTSA Recall Checker and search for your vehicle to see if it has been recalled. It is also possible to sign up to receive email alerts for future safety recalls on their website.
There are various vehicle models that fall under the inspection category, ranging from 1996 to 2018. Parts are continually shipped to auto shops and car dealerships across the country, so manufacturers are moving as fast as they can. wish. can cope with demands. If your vehicle is the subject of a recall, NHTSA says it will be repaired free of charge if you receive a notification from your dealership that replacement parts are available.