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First Toyota Sudden Acceleration Case Set To Begin

Noriko Uno’s case is the first to go to trial in a proceeding that could determine whether Toyota Motor Corp. should be held liable for sudden unintended acceleration in its vehicles — a claim made by motorists that plagued the Japanese automaker and led to lawsuits, settlements and recalls of millions of its cars and SUVs.

07/21/2013

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Auto Crisis Worsens As Plants Shut Down In Japan

The auto industry disruptions triggered by Japan’s earthquake and tsunami will worsen in the coming weeks.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/28/2011

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Toyota Asks California Court To Dismiss Acceleration Lawsuits

Toyota Motor Corp. is asking a federal court in California to throw out lawsuits over acceleration defects in its cars, saying many of the plaintiffs never identified any defect or experienced sudden, unintended acceleration.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/02/2010