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U.S. agency confirms air bag safety probe into 30 million vehicles By Reuters


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(Reuters) – U.S. auto safety investigators said Tuesday they have opened a probe into 30 million vehicles built by nearly two dozen automakers with potentially defective Takata air bag inflators.

Sunday report from Reuters that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened an engineering investigation into 30 million U.S. automobiles between 2001 and 2019. This was citing a document not yet made public. On Tuesday, the agency confirmed that it had opened a new investigation and stated that it covered 1,384 vehicle types.

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