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Recall Alert: 2002-2005 Lexus, Toyota and Pontiac Cars, Pickup Trucks, SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on October 20, 2014


Vehicles Affected: Nearly 250,000 model-year 2002-05 Lexus SC luxury coupes and Toyota Sequoia SUVs, and 2003-05 Tundra pickup trucks, Corolla sedans and Matrix hatchbacks, and Pontiac Vibe hatchbacks, all originally sold or currently registered in high-humidity areas of southern Florida,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2002-2005 Lexus, Toyota and Pontiac Cars, Pickup Trucks, SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on October 20, 2014

Vehicles Affected: Nearly 250,000 model-year 2002-05 Lexus SC luxury coupes and Toyota Sequoia SUVs, and 2003-05 Tundra pickup trucks, Corolla sedans and Matrix hatchbacks, and Pontiac Vibe hatchbacks, all originally sold or currently registered in high-humidity areas of southern Florida,… Read More

Toyota Recalls 1.8 Million Vehicles in U.S.

By David Thomas on April 9, 2014

Update: Links to both U.S.-related recalls are listed below. Original Post: Toyota is recalling 1.8 million cars, trucks and SUVs in the U.S. and 6.39 million globally over two separate issues. The larger recall includes popular models like the Toyota Corolla,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2003-04 Pontiac Vibe

By Matt Schmitz on January 30, 2013

General Motors is recalling 135,749 model year 2003-04 Pontiac Vibe hatchbacks due to an electrical problem that could cause the airbags to deploy, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. In the affected vehicles, manufactured between Jan. 18, 2002,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2005-2008 Pontiac Vibe

By David Thomas on August 25, 2010

GM has confirmed that the 2005-2008 Pontiac Vibe is included in the previously announced recall of 1.3 million Toyota Corolla and Matrix models. About 200,000 Vibes are included. As we stated in the earlier recall alert: “The engine control modules… Read More

Toyota Considers New Recall For Corolla, Matrix

By David Thomas on March 16, 2010

The Detroit Free Press is reporting that Toyota is determining how to address 1.2 million potentially faulty vehicles. The 2005-2007 model year Corolla and Matrix may have faulty engine control units leading to stalled engines. There had been 76 complaints… Read More

Toyota Recall Update: Pontiac Vibe Gets Fix

By David Thomas on February 7, 2010

Worried owners of 2009 and 2010 Pontiac Vibes should now be somewhat relieved that GM dealers are getting the parts they need to fix that vehicle, which was included in the recent Toyota recall of 2.3 million vehicles for sticky… Read More

GM and Toyota Sorting Out Pedal Fix for Vibe

By Joe Bruzek on February 2, 2010

Toyota announced that parts to fix sticking accelerator pedals will be arriving at Toyota dealerships by the end of the week. For owners of 2009 and 2010 Pontiac Vibes — a mechanical twin to the Toyota Matrix — GM says… Read More

Where Do Recalled Pontiac Vibe Owners Go?

By David Thomas on January 28, 2010

There are currently 99,293 2009 and 2010 Pontiac Vibes on the road that are also part of Toyota’s floormat and accelerator pedal recall, according to General Motors. If you’re a Vibe owner, you should expect a letter soon from GM… Read More

Two Toyota Recalls Explained

By David Thomas on January 28, 2010

After last night’s news that Toyota is adding another 1.1 million vehicles to an October 2009 recall involving floormats getting stuck under accelerators, we think it's a good time to explain the two recalls and the vehicles included in each… Read More

2009-10 Pontiac Vibe Recalled Along with Toyotas

By David Thomas on January 27, 2010

Last week, we posted a story about GM recalling its 2009 model year Pontiac Vibe as part of Toyota’s 2.3 million vehicle recall involving accelerator pedals that can become stuck. Today, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has issued a… Read More