BMW Opens Limited Airbag Probe

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FRANKFURT, June 23 (Reuters) - Germany's BMW Group is analysing a limited number of its cars in Hawaii, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, it said on Monday, as part of a broader investigation into the safety of air bags supplied by Japan's Takata Corp. BMW is examining the cars at the request of the U.S.-based National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), which is determining whether Takata airbag inflators made after 2002 are prone to failure in areas of high ...

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