TOYOTAS' RECALL * Japan
* Tokyo - 3.37M Toyotas recalled for faulty air bags, canisters
Toyota announced Wednesday it is recalling 1.43 million vehicles for defective air bags and another 2.87 million vehicles for faulty fuel emissions controls... Toyota Motor Corp. said it has not received any reports of injuries or fatalities related to either recall. Some 932,000 vehicles are involved in both recalls, so the total number of affected vehicles is 3.37 million... The cause of the defect is still under investigation. Autoliv estimated the cost of the recall to it at $10 million to $40 million... Toyota said cracks can develop in the coating of emissions control parts called the canister, possibly leading to fuel leaks...
(Photo: Eugene Hoshiko / AP: A worker walks past a Toyota car at a Toyota showroom in Tokyo, Wednesday, June 29, 2016. Toyota is recalling 1.43 million vehicles globally for defective air bags that aren’t part of the massive recalls of Takata air bags, the Japanese automaker said Wednesday) -- Tokyo, Japan - Associated Press/The Detroit News, by Yuri Kageyama - June 28, 2016
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