Consumer Reports: Lawn Mowers That LastWhen grass-cutting season begins, you want your mower ready to go, not in a repair shop.
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Takata Airbag Recall Expanded to More VehiclesSeveral automakers are expanding their recalls when it comes to defective Takata airbags.
Honda Confirms Takata Air Bag Killed Young DriverHonda Motor Co. says a defective air bag made by Takata Corp. was responsible for the death of a driver near Pittsburgh.
Consumer Reports Issues Recommendations For Push MowersConsumer Reports has tested more than 100 lawn mowers from Home Depot, Lowe’s, and other retailers. Its testers have pushed them more than 50 miles to help you find the best mower for your yard. They rated each mower on how well it can cut in different modes — mulching, bagging, and side discharging.
Millions Of Vehicles Recalled Due To Defective Airbags In Largest Auto Recall EverJapanese manufacturer Takata promised at a Congressional hearing Tuesday that it will stop producing faulty inflators tied to its defective air bags. They're at the center of the largest and most complicated auto recall in U.S. history.
34-Million Vehicles Recalled Due To Defective Airbags, Largest Auto Recall EverAir bag maker Takata Corp. has agreed to declare 33.8 million of its inflator mechanisms defective, effectively doubling the number of cars and trucks that have been recalled in the U.S. so far.
Honda Recalls More Vehicles For Takata Problems, Acura RadarHonda Motor Co. recalled an additional 4.89 million vehicles around the world Thursday for a new type of problem in Takata air bag inflators, for which Japanese rivals Toyota and Nissan have already carried out recalls.
Honda Expands Airbag Recall Honda is expanding its airbag recall to an additional 380,000 vehicles.
Takata Says Recall Decision Is Up To AutomakersThe Japanese company has refused to comply with a U.S. government demand for an expanded recall of its air bags that can explode and shoot out shrapnel.
Honda To Expand Air Bag Recall NationwideUnder pressure from federal regulators, Honda is expanding a recall of driver's side air bags to all 50 states.
Safety Agency Pushes For National Air Bag RecallThe federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure -- and even kill -- a driver.