Millions of vehicle were affected by Takata airbag recall expanded with Honda and Daihatsu in list. These latest recalls affect almost 4.89 million vehicle at Honda and 260,000 at Daihatsu.
1.72 million vehicles come from Honda which build from 2002 to 2008 in Japan. While the United States or Canada were not affected from this second recall. On the other hand, all 260,000 vehicles from Daihatsu were only affected their Japan market.
In this latest recall, Honda and Daihatsu they are not aware any death or injuries linked to it. Since 2008, Reuters estimated almost 36 million vehicles were recalled due to Takata inflators. The defected inflators may cause the its propellant to lose density over time and rasing the risk of rupture.
Those who have cars manufactured between 2002 and 2008 may contact your dealers to ensure either the recall affected your Honda or Daihatsu vehicle or not.