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391K Ford Rangers now in Takata airbag inflator recall tally

DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford Motor Co. announced Tuesday that all Ford Rangers from model years 2004 to 2006 are now recalled for potentially faulty driver-side airbag inflators.

This follows news of an estimated five-million-automobile expansion of the series of Takata airbag inflator recalls revealed Friday

Ford’s action impacts a total of 391,394 Rangers, 361,692 of which are in the United States and its territories while 29,334 are in Canada.

A release from Ford says that the organization is aware of one particular report of a death associated to a Takata airbag deployment.