(MONEY.CNN) — Takata is nearly doubling the size of its already massive recall for faulty airbags, making it the largest auto recall in history.
The company has already recalled airbags used in about 18 million vehicles for the problem. This move will bring that number up to about 34 million autos.
The recall is one of the largest consumer product recalls ever.
At least five deaths have been tied to the faulty airbags. But Takata has previously resisted demands by regulators to get all the affected airbags off the road.