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Toyota Recalls 242K Prius, Lexus Hybrids With Brake Woes

Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it is recalling about 242,000 of its Prius and Lexus hybrid vehicles due to problems with their braking systems.

06/05/2013

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Japanese, Other Automakers Hit With Air Bag Recall

Six automakers, including Toyota, Honda and Nissan, are recalling nearly 3.4 million older-model vehicles worldwide because of defective air bags that can send shrapnel flying into the passenger compartment.

04/11/2013

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Toyota Recalls More Than 200K FJ Cruisers

Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 209,000 FJ Cruiser SUVs because their front seatbelt retractors could fall off.

03/18/2013

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KNX On Your Corner: Toyota USA

The South Bay economy is heavily impacted by the U.S. headquarters for two automakers, Honda and Toyota, both in Torrance.

03/08/2013

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Judge Approves Toyota’s $1.3B ‘Sudden Acceleration’ Settlement

A U.S. District Court judge in California has given preliminary approval to a $1 billion-plus settlement with Toyota Motor Corp. in cases involving unintended acceleration problems in its vehicles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/28/2012

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Toyota To Pay Up To $1.4B In ‘Sudden Acceleration’ Cases

Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it has reached a settlement worth more than $1 billion in a case involving unintended acceleration problems in its vehicles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/26/2012

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Toyota To Pay Record $17.35M Fine For Delayed Safety Reports

Toyota Motor Company has been hit with a record fine by the government for delayed safety reports, announced Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/18/2012

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12/03/2012

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Toyota Recalls More Than 7M Vehicles With Defective Switch

Toyota has announced a recall of more than seven million vehicles with potential problems with the driver’s power window switch.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/10/2012

Schematic of Toyota Tundra towing Space Shuttle Endeavour (courtesy Toyota)

Toyota To Shoot Truck Ad During Endeavour Trek Through LA

A full-size pickup truck will share the spotlight with the Space Shuttle Endeavour during its 12-mile trek through the streets of Los Angeles next week.

10/04/2012

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DUI Suspect’s Arraignment Postponed In Taco Truck Crash That Killed 2

The arraignment for a DUI suspect accused of plowing into a taco truck and killing two people was postponed Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/19/2012

“I thought it looked ridiculous.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Ken At Fry’s Electronics

“My two and a half year-old daughter always thinks that every Prius is daddy’s car.” – Ken and his Toyota Prius

05/14/2012

“I don’t mind my commute. I like time in the car.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: David At The Original Pantry Cafe

“I ran out of gas for the first time–in a Prius!” – David and his Toyota Prius

04/09/2012

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Environmentally-Conscious Community Heroes To Be Recognized

People from all walks of life will be recognized throughout April for their efforts to be green.

03/29/2012

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…Toyota Scion tC…

When Toyota rolled out its Scion models, back in the automotive dark ages — well, OK, the 199os — everybody wondered whether the small-car lineup could withstand …

03/19/2012

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