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By now you may have heard about the massive Takata Airbag Recall that is affecting millions of vehicles in the U.S. from over a dozen manufacturers.

When the news hit, our customers started calling and stopping by our service departments to see if their vehicle was affected by this recall.

Takata Airbag Recall

Because of the increased awareness, I put this FAQ together to help you determine if your vehicle is affected by the recall and also let you know what next steps, if any, you should take.

Let’s start by taking a look of the vehicles known to be a part of the Takata Airbag Recall according to the NHTSA:

Vehicles Affected by the Takata Airbag Recall

If you own one of the vehicls on this list, the NHTSA recommends you take action immediately to address your recall (see next steps below)

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Ahh, 2014 is here! Change is in the air, along with wind chill so cold that you can feel the thoughts in your head turning to ice cubes.

We’re all coming off the high of ringing in the New Year, as well as formulating the best ways to go about our resolutions.

If you weren’t lucky enough to think of a few year-long changes in your life, have no fear! There’s a very simple yet effective goal to work towards: keeping your car maintained.

This may seem a bit trivial when compared to weight loss or a kinder disposition, but think about it: you trust your car with getting you to work, the kids to school, and Fido to the vet when he eats your cell phone. So why wouldn’t you do your best to give your vehicle the love it deserves?


Show your vehicle some love in 2014 by making one or all 6 of these New Year’s Resolutions for your Car!

For your reading pleasure, check out these 6 New Year’s Resolutions You Can Make For Your Car:

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