Takata airbag recall: Officials urging drivers to seek repairs immediately

Posted at 11:33 AM, May 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-07 14:37:53-04

The U.S. Department of Transportation is urging vehicle owners in several states with defective Takata airbags to seek repairs immediately.

The agency singled out Ford Rangers and Mazda B-Series trucks from 2006, which are under a "do not drive" warning.

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Here are the key locations of the agency's focus:

  • Atlanta
  • Austin, Texas
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas
  • Houston-Galveston, Texas
  • Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Los Angeles
  • Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Florida
  • New York
  • Philadelphia
  • Phoenix
  • Portland, Oregon
  • Puerto Rico
  • Riverside-San Bernardino, California
  • San Antonio, Texas
  • San Diego
  • San Francisco
  • Washington D.C.
  • West Palm Beach-Boca Raton, Florida
  • Wilmington, Delaware

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For more information about the recall from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, click here.