Results 1 to 7 of 7
  1. #1
    Speechless
    Points: 398,619, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 67.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    58,793
    Points
    398,619
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 551
    Given: 349

    More Toyota recalls for the Pedal to the Metal

    Toyota to recall 13,000 vehicles in South Korea - MarketWatch

    The head of Toyota Motor Corp.'s South Korean unit apologized to its customer base Tuesday for "inconvenience" after the government ordered a recall of vehicles for potential defects that could trap the gas pedal under the floor mat, according to reports.
    The move will affect nearly 13,000 vehicles -- namely the Lexus ES350, Camry and Camry Hybrid, the three models with floor mats that could interfere with the accelerator pedal -- Agence France-Presse reported Tuesday, citing a statement by South Korea's transport ministry.


    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 560,156, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,358
    Points
    560,156
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 196
    Given: 121

    Re: More Toyota recalls for the Pedal to the Metal

    I hope they can just figure out what is going on so it can be fixed and move on. I don't own a Toyota but know plenty of people who do and they deserve a real answer to the problem.



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 479,812, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 36.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    jdoggivjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Sterling Heights, MI
    Posts
    32,137
    Points
    479,812
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 731
    Given: 489

    Re: More Toyota recalls for the Pedal to the Metal

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    I hope they can just figure out what is going on so it can be fixed and move on. I don't own a Toyota but know plenty of people who do and they deserve a real answer to the problem.
    I have a friend who works at a dealership with about 15 of Toyota's competitors that says that this "issue" that Toyota has is absolutely and completely overblown - and considering Toyota's sales have hardly suffered, I'd say a lot of consumers agree.


    Chuck Lidell: I paint my toenails with pink and black polish. Problem is, I get more paint on my toes and on the carpet than on my nails. Any advice?
    Maria Sharapova: Don't you beat up other guys for a living? I don't know how to answer this.



  4. #4
    Speechless
    Points: 560,156, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteranRecommendation Second Class
    ISUAgronomist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Back in Iowa!!!!!!!!
    Posts
    21,358
    Points
    560,156
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 196
    Given: 121

    Re: More Toyota recalls for the Pedal to the Metal

    Quote Originally Posted by jdoggivjc View Post
    I have a friend who works at a dealership with about 15 of Toyota's competitors that says that this "issue" that Toyota has is absolutely and completely overblown - and considering Toyota's sales have hardly suffered, I'd say a lot of consumers agree.
    I wouldn't argue against that.


    Last edited by ISUAgronomist; 04-06-2010 at 09:02 AM. Reason: Typo: meant to say wouldN'T

  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 255,832, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 29.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Cydkar's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    15,649
    Points
    255,832
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 538
    Given: 485

    Re: More Toyota recalls for the Pedal to the Metal

    I've got a Camry and never give it a second thought. I'll take it in though which is a pain in the butt.



  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 64,671, Level: 78
    Level completed: 89%, Points required for next Level: 179
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isubeatle's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    1,325
    Points
    64,671
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 40

    Re: More Toyota recalls for the Pedal to the Metal

    i own a 2010 prius and 2010 Rav4 and love em. hell the bad press helped me out. got $3000 off my Rav4 AND 0% for 5 years.



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 32,778, Level: 55
    Level completed: 76%, Points required for next Level: 272
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    4VR4CY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Ankeny, IA
    Posts
    3,468
    Points
    32,778
    Level
    55
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: More Toyota recalls for the Pedal to the Metal

    I just bought a 2008 Toyota Camry SE on Saturday. 0% financing on a used car - can't beat that!!!


    Just in case you didn't know... I'm a girl.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: FOX
  • Iowa State vs. Baylor
  • September 27, 2014
  • 07:20 PM