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Toyota recalls more models for pedal problem

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Toyota is recalling more motor vehicles over floor mat problems.

Today, the corporation added these five models to the list:

  • 2008-2010 Highlander
  • 2009-2010 Corolla
  • 2009-2010 Venza
  • 2009-2010 Matrix
  • 2009-2010 Pontiac Vibe

The problem, is that accelerator pedals could stick while driving. The models are now added to eight others Toyota ordered not to be sold, while it investigates the problem. These 2.3 million cars are now not being sold in Hawaii or the rest of the nation.

  • 2009-2010 RAV4,
  • 2009-2010 Corolla,
  • 2009-2010 Matrix,
  • 2005-2010 Avalon,
  • Certain 2007-2010 Camry
  • 2010 Highlander except hybrid models,
  • 2007-2010 Tundra,
  • 2008-2010 Sequoia

Toyota is shipping replacement parts to dealers. Until then, the company says any driver who has the pedal problem should shift into neutral, press firmly on the brakes to stop the car, then turn off the ignition and tow your vehicle.

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