The ongoing Takata airbag recall is one of the largest in U.S. history and is affecting an astonishing 37 million vehicles out there on the road. Is one of them yours? Find out if your car has an open recall for this or any other issue at safercar.gov.
Airbags are one car feature most drivers hope to never see in action. But have you ever wondered what’s happening behind that panel on your steering wheel? We break down the numbers behind this key safety innovation.
Originally published May 2016. Updated February 2019.