'EPA is taking this action due to BP's lack of business integrity as demonstrated by the company's conduct with regard to the Deepwater Horizon blowout, explosion, oil spill, and response,' the agency said.
Police arrested three managers over claims they stopped employees from leaving the burning plant.
Company said 'supplier subcontracted work to this factory without authorization and in direct violation of our policies' and the company has terminated the relationship with the supplier.
'This is a preemptive recall,' the company said, adding that a single case of a brake fluid leak had been detected, without incident.
A third BP employee was also charged with obstruction of justice for lying about how much oil was gushing out of the runaway well after the Deepwater Horizon rig sank in April 2010.
745,000 sports utility vehicles affected.
No crashes or injuries have been reported relating to the problem which could cause airbags and seat belts to malfunction.
DuPont tests a new safety approach that goes beyond traditional behavioral-safety programs.