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Nissan ends Takata ammonium nitrate inflator use

By Graeme Roberts | 9 November 2015

Nissan is latest automaker - after Toyota, Honda and Mazda to end use of Takata ammonium nitrate inflators

Nissan is latest automaker - after Toyota, Honda and Mazda to end use of Takata ammonium nitrate inflators

Nissan will no longer use Takata airbag inflators containing ammonium nitrate.

The company said: "In line with the recent announcement from the United States' National Highway Traffic Safety Administration we have decided to no longer use inflators containing ammonium nitrate in airbags for future models.

"We will continue to put our customers' safety first and work to replace the inflators in vehicles under recall as quickly as possible," ET Auto.com reported the automaker as saying.