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Toyo Recalls 69K Tires

Cypress-based Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. announced a recall Thursday of nearly 69,000 tires due to the possibility of a kink near the rim area that could cause a crack and lead to tire failure.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/26/2012

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Earthquake, Tsunami Blamed For Drop In Toyota Sales

Toyota says its U.S. sales dropped 7 percent in 2011, hurt by supply problems from Japan’s earthquake and tsunami.

01/04/2012

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Toyota Scores at the LA Auto Show

2011 was a tough year for Toyota, which dealt with twin problems of vehicle recalls and production stoppage that occurred after the massive earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in March. But the world’s number […]

11/20/2011

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Toyota Recalls Nearly 500K Vehicles Due To Power Steering Problems

Toyota announced a major recall Wednesday morning involving nearly 500,000 vehicles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/09/2011

“We love coming here to see our family.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: David And Eliza At Disneyland

“It’s a mode of transportation that was free.” – David and Eliza and their Toyota Tacoma

10/31/2011

“Baby really likes pretending like he's driving.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Erika At Carney’s Studio City

“We go to Disneyland a lot.” – Erika and her Toyota Rav4

10/24/2011

“It gets good gas mileage, so it’s good for long distance driving.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Nick At The Original Farmers Market

“It’s the most straightforward thing I’ve ever owned.” – Nick and his Toyota Corolla

10/17/2011

"I just try to be very calm and very Zen-like when people cut me off."

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Hayden At The Village Theatre

“As an actor, I drive a lot around L.A., so it’s like a second home.” – Hayden and his Toyota Tacoma

09/26/2011

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Ford, Toyota To Work Together On Hybrid Trucks

A chance meeting in an airport lobby between the top executives of Ford Motor Co. and Toyota Motor Corp. has evolved into a deal between the auto giants to jointly develop a gas-electric hybrid engine for pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/22/2011

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Toyota To Recall 82K Hybrid SUVs

Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it will recall about 82,200 hybrid SUVs in the U.S. due to computer boards with possible faulty wiring.

06/29/2011

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First Of Hundreds Of Toyota Suits Scheduled For Trial

After years of legal wrangling, the first of hundreds of lawsuits over acceleration problems against Toyota Motor Corp. has been scheduled for trial.

06/11/2011

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Toyota Recalls 106K Prius Vehicles Over Possible Steering Danger

Toyota is recalling 106,000 first-generation Prius hybrid cars globally for faulty steering caused by a nut that may come loose. One minor accident suspected of being related to the problem has been reported in the U.S.

06/01/2011

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Panel: Toyota Doesn’t Incorporate Customer Feedback Into Car Designs

An independent panel set up to review Toyota Motor Corp.’s safety and quality issues says the company doesn’t do a good job of incorporating customer feedback into its car designs.

05/23/2011

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US Judge Says Lawsuits Against Toyota Can Move Forward

A federal judge in California says hundreds of lawsuits filed against Toyota over possible sudden-acceleration defects can move forward.

04/29/2011

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Toyota Recalls RAV4s, Highlanders To Fix Airbags

Toyota Motor Sales USA Inc. is recalling some of its RAV4 and Highlander vehicles so that it can fix an issue related to airbag.

04/21/2011

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