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Honda, Nissan, Mitsubushi recall more cars over Takata scandal

Move involving some 552,000 vehicles takes total number of Takata-related recalls to about 20 million since 2008
Friday, December 12, 2014 - 05:50
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The Takata-linked recalls announced on Thursday by the three Japanese carmakers correspond with a similar, precautionary recall by Toyota Motor last week, after a recent "unusual deployment" of a passenger-side air bag at a scrapyard in Japan.

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THREE Japanese carmakers will recall more than half a million cars globally to replace air- bag inflators made by Takata Corp, taking the total tally of Takata-related recalls across all brands to around 20 million since 2008.

The recalls announced on Thursday by Honda Motor