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Click here to submit a Letter to the Editorand we may publish it in print. The action covers five separate recalls, affecting about 2. Toyota said it is unaware of any crashes, injuries or deaths caused by the problems, which span more than a dozen nameplates.
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The largest of the five recalls today, which covers spiral cables in airbags, ranks No. The latest recalls were announced simultaneously, even though they are unrelated, because that is how the timing of the investigations unfolded, spokesman Brian Lyons said. The move comes amid heightened regulatory scrutiny of automakers in the United States following General Motors Co.
The defect has been linked to 13 fatalities. Internal documents show that some GM engineers knew of a defect at least 10 years ago, but the company failed to issue a recall. The rash of acceleration problems, traced to sticky gas pedals and unsecured or incompatible floor mats, triggered more than 9 million recalls -- for various parts and design flaws.
A breakdown of the latest recalls and the units involved: But because some vehicles are involved in more than one recall, only 6. This may trigger a warning lamp and deactivate the air bag causing it not to deploy in a crash.
It also affects the Pontiac Vibe. Toyota did not break it down by model. Overseas recalls In some cases, the seat may move forward during an accident.
Aboutvehicles are in North America; another 90, are in Europe.
The third recall remedies steering column brackets that can become unstable when the steering wheel is repeatedly turned with full force. In some cases, the bracket may fail to hold the steering column in place. It affects certain Ist, Ractis and Yaris models. Aboutof them are in Europe. North America is unaffected.
The last two recalls affect only models in Japan and Hong Kong.Nov 22, · Toyota Sienna recalled to fix sliding doors.
Defective sliding doors that could open while the vehicle is in motion have prompted a safety recall of about , Toyota minivans in the U.S. Heatstroke kills, and it can happen to anyone. Since , children have died due to heatstroke after being left or trapped in a hot vehicle.
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Involved in the call-back are roughly , vehicles in the United States, according to estimates made by the automaker on Wednesday.
Japanese car giant Toyota has announced a recall of more than million hybrid vehicles worldwide because of a fault in their systems that could cause them to lose power. The recall of Prius and. (last updated 5/26/) Toyota has been forced to issue a series of highly-publicized recalls in recent months, due to reports of cars accelerating beyond the driver's control.
The issue has led to Congressional hearings, damaged the reputation of a company once known.