Nissan to recall air bags in 248,638 Altimas

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DETROIT, April 24 (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. will replace air bags in 248,638 Altima sedans, after federal investigators found 79 cases of face or eye injury from the bags, government regulators said on Thursday. The recall involving 1994 and 1995 Altimas closes a two-year investigation by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. NHTSA said of the 79 injury cases it studied, 22 were moderate and 15 involved severe injuries. The agency said a review of complaints ...

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