I’m a bit bored with Toyota now

May 3, 2010

I fully understand that Toyota won’t deliberately make a bad car, at least I think they won’t, but the amount of problems they have now is so ludicrous it borders on laughable. It was fun at first, then it got old, now it’s plain annoying.

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Toyota recalling 2003 Sequoia for issues with stability control

May 1, 2010

Toyota’s at it again: this time they’re recalling about 50,000 2003 Sequoias for issues with the stability control (Not related to the Lexus GX 460/Toyota Land Cruiser Prado recall).

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Toyota to pay NHTSA fine, still won’t admit any wrongdoing

April 21, 2010

Toyota has agreed to pay the $16.4 million fine issued to them by the NHTSA recently, but still denies any wrongdoing, stating that they paid the fine to simply avoid any more problems.

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Toyota recalling the Lexus GX 460, Land Cruiser Prado also affected

April 21, 2010

Well that was pretty quick. It’s been just over a week since Consumer Reports first found the safety issue on the Lexus GX 460, and Toyota is already recalling it to install a fix.

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600,000 Toyota Siennas to be recalled due to corrosion problems

April 20, 2010

The poor guys over at Toyota just can’t stop the recalls. They’re now recalled 600,000 Toyota Siennas, model year 1998 – 2010, due to corrosion problems on the spare tire cables.

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Toyota may have delayed US Venza recall by six weeks

April 17, 2010

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Toyota may have delayed the US floor mat recall of the Venza by six weeks.

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Toyota to test all SUVs for safety issues, fix for Lexus GX 460 may soon be ready

April 15, 2010

Toyota will be running safety tests on all their SUVs following Consumer Reports‘ finding on the Lexus GX 460. Also, Japanese news outlet Nikkei reports that Toyota may already have a fix for the issue, and it will soon be released.

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