Honda recalls 1.6 million vehicles to replace potentially deadly Takata airbag inflators

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Honda is recalling 1.6 million vehicles in the U.S. to replace potentially deadly Takata airbag inflators.

The recall includes many Honda and Acura models between 2003 through 2015.

All vehicles are said to have received replacement inflators.

Twenty-four people have been killed, and hundreds hurt, following incidents when the inflators exploded.

When this latest round is done, the company says about 12.9 million of their vehicles would have been recalled.

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