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Recall Roundup, Mazda expanding recall of passenger air bags



NATIONWIDE (KFDA) - Mazda is expanding their recall of passenger air bags.

The automaker announced the new recall that covers almost 375,000 vehicles. The airbags are Takata brand and can over-inflate and burst sending metal fragments into the vehicle.

The affected models are the 2003 to 2008 Mazda 6, the 2006 to 2007 Mazda Speed 6 and a limited number of 2004 RX8 sports cars. 

The company is recalling driver's side air bags under separate recalls.

The Takata air bag issues have been linked to 9 deaths worldwide.

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