U.S. Department of Transportation Releases Results from NHTSA-NASA Study of Unintended Acceleration in Toyota Vehicles

The U.S. Department of Transportation released results from an unprecedented ten-month study of potential electronic causes of unintended acceleration in Toyota vehicles. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) launched the study last spring at the request of Congress and enlisted NASA engineers with expertise in areas such as computer-controlled electronic systems, electromagnetic interference, and

Pedal Issues

Toyota recalls 2.2 million vehicles over pedal issues

Toyota Motor Corp issued three recalls affecting nearly 2.2 million vehicles on Thursday, citing accelerator pedal issues. In the biggest of the three, Toyota said it would recall nearly 1.4 million vehicles because of the potential that the floormat could get lodged under the accelerator pedal and trap it. This would widen its late 2009 recall of its

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Consumer Advisory: Britax Announces Child Safety Seat Recall

Faulty Harness Strap Chest Clips May Fracture; Posing a Laceration Risk and Choking Hazard to Children. Britax Child Safety, Inc., is announcing a recall of 17,251 Chaperon Infant Car Seats sold in the United States because the occupant harness chest clip may break as an infant is being secured into the car seat. Britax is