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Toyota recalls 370K Siennas

Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing is recalling 11 Sienna vehicles because high concentrations of road salt splashing onto the spare tire assembly attachment may corrode allowing the tire to separate from the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash. The recall affects … Continue reading

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Toyota recalls 800K cars

Toyota Motor Engineering and Manufacturing is recalling 802,769 model year 2012-13 Avalon, Avalon HV, Venza, Camry and Camry HV vehicles because a drain hose for the air conditioning condenser may clog, causing water to accumulate at the bottom of the air conditioner … Continue reading

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Roll away issue has Toyota issuing recall of 615K Sienna vehicles

Toyota is recalling 614,722 model year 2004-05 and 2007-09 Sienna vehicles because of concern that the shift lever may be moved out of the park position without depressing the brake pedal. A problem with the shift lock solenoid may allow the … Continue reading

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Toyota recalls more than 1 million vehicles, makes repairs free of charge

Toyota is recalling more than 1 million Toyota and Lexus vehicles due a wide range of issues in three different recalls. Here’s the break down on the first group of recalls: 2006-10 Highlander hybrid vehicles and 2006-08 Lexus RX400h No. of … Continue reading

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Toyota recalls 340K Tacoma trucks due to seat belt screw issue

Loosening seat belt pre-tensioner screws could spell trouble for passengers in certain 2005-10 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab vehicles. The company is recalling 342,451 of the vehicles because if the access doors are repeatedly and forcefully closed, those screws could loosen … Continue reading

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Bright head lamps lead to Toyota recall

Toyota is recalling 11,489 vehicles because their front lamp are too bright. Certain model year 2007-13 FJ Cruiser vehicles equipped with a Toyota Auxiliary Driving Lamp Kits mounted to the front bumper are impacted by the recall. The lamp assemblies … Continue reading

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Toyota recalls 200K vehicles due to seat belt safety concern

A problem with an access door panel and its impact on the seat belt retractor is behind the recall of 209,000 model year 2007-13 Toyota FJ Cruiser vehicles. If the access door is closed forcefully repeatedly over time, the seat … Continue reading

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Toyota recalls 1 million vehicles due to airbag, windshield wiper problems

Toyota is recalling 887,709 vehicles because of an airbag malfunction and another 267,718 Lexus automobiles because the windshield wipers may stop working. Certain model year 2003-04 Corolla, Corolla Matrix and Pontiac Vibe vehicles are being recalled because a heat build-up … Continue reading

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Toyota recalls Prius, Scion and FCHV-ADV vehicles

Safety concerns are behind Toyota’s recall of more than a million Prius, Scion and FCHV-ADV vehicles. Here’s the break down: Model: 2004-09 Prius Units impacted: 669,,706 The problem: The steering could fail due to insufficient hardness of metal splines built … Continue reading

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Toyota recalls 2.5 million vehicles regarding power window problems

Overheating power window switch assemblies are behind Toyota’s recall of 2,519,424 model year 2007-09 Camry, Camry Hybrid, RAV4, Corolla, Corolla Matrix, Tundra, Sequoia, Highlander, Highlander Hybrid, Yaris, Scion xB, Scion xD and Pontiac Vibe vehicles. The overheating switches may melt, … Continue reading

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