Toyota Recalls 1.9 Million Prius Cars Globally due to Software Problem

2012 Toyota Prius Toyota will recall 1.9 million Prius vehicles globally due to a software defect that affects the car’s hybrid control system.  The vehicles were manufactured between March 2009 and February 2014.  The breakdown is as follows: 997,000 cars in Japan, approximately 713,000 vehicles in North America, another 130,000 in Europe and [...]

February 17th, 2014|Automobile Defects|Comments Off on Toyota Recalls 1.9 Million Prius Cars Globally due to Software Problem

Toyota Recalls 885,000 Newer Vehicles due to Water Leak

Toyota has announced that it will recall over 800,000 vehicles in the U.S., and 885,000 vehicles overall, to fix a water leak from the air condition system.  The water can leak into the air bag system and cause the air bag to malfunction.  The air bag may not deploy in the event of a crash [...]

October 18th, 2013|Automobile Defects|Comments Off on Toyota Recalls 885,000 Newer Vehicles due to Water Leak