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airbag

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Continental recalls 5 million vehicles for a different kind of airbag problem

This recall, which is completely separate from Takata's recall, involves a faulty control unit.

By February 4, 2016

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New Takata airbag inflator recall covers some 5 million vehicles

This news reported by Reuters arrives in the wake of the 10th death allegedly linked to faulty Takata components.

By January 26, 2016

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​Ski the slopes with your own wearable airbag vest

Wearables are hitting the ski fields at CES 2016, with a smart Ski Vest from French company In&motion that doubles as an airbag, deploying in milliseconds to protect you from falls.

By January 4, 2016

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Toyota reverses position, will replace millions of Takata airbag parts in Japan

The automaker had previously claimed that 1.6 million airbag inflators were safe, but a recent accident turned that decision around.

By November 25, 2015

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Smarter Driver: Rear-seat airbags are on the way

Brian Cooley takes a look at the new place you're starting to see airbags pop up.

By June 1, 2015

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Smarter Driver: What you need to know about the exploding airbag recall

Brian Cooley discusses the recent exploding airbag recall and how to find out if your car has one lurking under the dash.

By November 10, 2014

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Honda 'invents' phone case with built-in airbag, klutzes rejoice

Honda has a revolutionary new phone case that will finally be able to save your poor mobile from your disastrous lack of coordination.

By December 5, 2013

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Episode 17, When your airbag is your enemy

We'll show you when an airbag can be your worst enemy, see if Acura can retake the top of car tech and look at the top 5 future car tech innovations.

By May 20, 2013

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Smarter Driver: Is your airbag your enemy?

Airbags save lives, but CNET's Brian Cooley shows you how counterfeit airbags can be hazardous to your health.

By May 6, 2013

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When your airbag is your enemy (CNET On Cars, Episode 17)

We'll show you when an airbag can be your worst enemy. Also, see if Acura can retake the top of car tech, and look at the Top 5 future car-tech innovations.

By May 5, 2013