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Government regulator: Total recall won’t make cars safer

Takata’s air bag inflators use the chemical ammonium nitrate to create a small explosion that fills air bags in a crash. But they can explode with too much force, blowing apart a metal canister and hurling shrapnel at drivers and passengers. At least 10 people have died worldwide and 139 have been hurt.

Government regulator: Total recall won’t make cars safer