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Japan to follow US lead on Takata issue

It will tell carmakers to recall all vehicles with potentially dangerous driver's-side air bags

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ULTIMATUM ISSUED: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration told the company that it had until Tuesday to expand its driver's-side air bag recalls nationwide or face further legal action and civil penalties.

Tokyo

JAPAN will follow the United States in forcing carmakers to recall all vehicles containing potentially dangerous driver's-side air bags made by Takata Corp, Transportation Minister Akihiro Ohta announced on Friday, saying that the problem put Japan's carmaking reputation at risk...

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