CARFAX: 6.4 MILLION VEHICLES NEED TAKATA AIRBAGS REPLACED

Data Shows 40% of Them Are in Highest-Risk U.S. States

CENTREVILLE, Va., May 29, 2024 /PRNewswire/ — Ten years after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) mandated the recall of Takata airbags nationwide because of the risk they pose for bodily harm – or even death – to occupants, more than 6.4 million vehicles in the U.S. still have those airbags, according to CARFAX data.

Texas*

788,000

California*

739,000

Florida*

305,000

N.C.

216,000

Ohio

209,000

N.Y.

206,000

Pennsylvania

204,000

Tennessee

202,000

Arizona*

201,000

Georgia*

195,000

Illinois

167,000

Michigan

164,000

Indiana

154,000

Alabama*

151,000