Stories tagged: Toyota recalls
Thu., Oct. 21, 2010, 4:53 a.m.
Toyota recalling 1.53 million cars globally
Toyota is recalling 1.53 million Lexus, Avalon and other models, mostly in the U.S. and Japan, for brake fluid and fuel pump problems, the latest in a string of quality …
Wed., April 28, 2010, 9:30 a.m.
Toyota to recall about 50,000 Sequoia SUVs
Toyota Motor Corp. recalled about 50,000 Sequoia sport utility vehicles from the 2003 model year to fix an unexpected slowing of the vehicle in the latest recall issued by the …
Mon., April 19, 2010, 7:54 a.m.
U.S.: Toyota accepted record $16.4M fine
Toyota Motor Corp. agreed today to pay a record $16.4 million fine for failing to properly notify U.S. authorities about a dangerous accelerator pedal defect, but denied allegations it broke …
Fri., April 16, 2010, 2:57 p.m.
Toyota to recall 600,000 Sienna minivans
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 600,000 Sienna minivans sold in the United States to address potential corrosion in the spare tire carrier cable.
Mon., April 5, 2010, 1:39 p.m.
Toyota hit with $16M fine over recalls in U.S.
Toyota Motor Corp. faces a maximum penalty of more than $16 million, a record civil penalty against an automaker, for failing to promptly notify the U.S. government about defective gas …
Tue., Feb. 23, 2010, 11:22 a.m.
Toyota apologizes for handling of safety issues
The president of Toyota’s U.S. operations insisted Tuesday that electronic problems did not contribute to sudden acceleration of its cars, drawing sharp criticism from lawmakers who said such a possibility …
Mon., Feb. 15, 2010, 9:46 a.m.
Gov’t: 34 deaths alleged in Toyotas since 2000
The government has received new complaints that bring to 34 the total number of alleged deaths in Toyota vehicles due to sudden acceleration since 2000, according to government data posted …
Sat., Feb. 6, 2010, midnight
Toyota repairs begin
Spokane County resident Jon Livingston brought in his 2008 Toyota Tundra truck for an accelerator fix Friday afternoon. Like potentially several thousand Toyota owners in the area, Livingston owns a …
Tue., Feb. 2, 2010, 11:28 a.m.
LaHood says Toyota slow to respond
The Obama administration’s top transportation official sharply criticized Toyota Motor Corp. on Tuesday for dragging its feet on safety concerns over its gas pedals, suggesting the automaker was “a little …
Tue., Feb. 2, 2010, 7:35 a.m.
Toyota pedal fix too late to prevent backlash
Toyota’s fix for the gas pedal problem that led to the recall of millions of cars has not come soon enough to prevent a consumer backlash in the U.S. and …
Tue., Feb. 2, 2010, midnight
Owners will get notices about recall
LOS ANGELES – Toyota Motor Corp. said Monday that it has a repair to stop one cause of unintended acceleration that has led to a recall of eight of its …
Mon., Feb. 1, 2010, 2:53 p.m.
Toyota has fix for gas pedals; repairs this week
Toyota apologized to its customers Monday and said a piece of steel about the size of a postage stamp will fix the gas pedal problem that led to the recall …