Toyota Class Action Lawsuit

NEWS UPDATE: FOX Business, Wednesday, February 17th, 2010 -Toyota Faces Class-Action Lawsuit

NEWS UPDATE: CBS 4 Miami, Wednesday, February 17th, 2010 -Class-Action Lawsuit Filed Against Toyota

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These are the vehicles affected by Toyota’s accelerator pedal recall issued in January 2010:

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  • 2009-2010 RAV4
  • 2009-2010 Corolla
  • 2009-2010 Matrix
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These are the vehicles affected by Toyota’s floor mat recall issued in September 2009:

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  • 2007-2010 Camry
  • 2005-2010 Avalon
  • 2004-2009 Prius
  • 2005-2010 Tacoma
  • 2007-2010 Tundra
  • 2008-2010 Highlander
  • 2009-2010 Corolla
  • 2009-2010 Venza
  • 2009-2010 Matrix

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Toyota Class Action Lawsuit

Are you an owner of a Toyota vehicle that has been named in one of the many recalls issued for unintended acceleration problems or braking problems? Have you or a loved one been injured as a result of an accident caused by a Toyota car or truck that sped out of control due to a sudden acceleration

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Toyota Sudden Acceleration

Consumer advocates have been highly critical of Toyota’s response to reports of unintended acceleration. Toyota has blamed the problems on everything from driver error to faulty floor mats. Most recently, Toyota told government officials that it thinks a friction problem in its accelerator pedal mechanisms may make the pedal “harder to depress, slower to return, or, in the worst case, mechanically stuck in a partially depressed position.” But a statement by its supplier, CTS Corp., said that the friction problem accounts for fewer than a dozen cases of stuck accelerators, “and in no instance did the accelerator actually become stuck in a partially depressed condition.”

The problems and recalls, as well as the way they’ve been handled, have shocked many Toyota customers, especially in light of the carmakers’ past reputation for quality. But a Japanese analyst told The New York Times in January that the issue did not surprise some industry insiders, who felt Toyota’s recent rapid growth could have an adverse impact on quality. There had been fears that the company

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Toyota Prius/Lexus Hybrid Recall

On February 8, 2010, Toyota recalled more than 400,000 hybrid vehicles, including the 2010 Prius and the Lexus HS250h, to fix their breaks. The NHTSA said it had opened an investigation into the 2010 Prius relating to reports of momentary loss of braking capability while traveling over

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Toyota Sudden Acceleration Recalls

Toyota first acknowledged a sudden acceleration problem in September 2009, when it warned its customers to remove the floor mats from their vehicles because of the potential for them to trap the accelerator. In October it recalled 3.8 million Toyota and Lexus vehicles in the U.S. because of the floor mat issue. That recall was expanded to include a total of 4.2 million vehicles in November 2009. Finally, another 1.09 million models

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Legal Help for Toyota Recall Victims

It is unconscionable that Toyota allowed problems with unintended acceleration to go unaddressed for so long. The carmaker’s slow response has resulted in lost lives and serious injuries. Toyota must be made to pay for its despicable behavior.

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