Toyota Recalls Nearly 700,000 Vehicles for Potential Brake Light and Air-Bag Failures

In an example of how small flaws can lead to big bills, Toyota announced this week that a trace of silicone grease and a steering-wheel flutter were behind two recalls covering nearly 700,000 vehicles, according to documents the automaker filed with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

The actions affect almost 187,000 Venzas from 2009-11 and Camrys from 2009, as well as about 495,000 Tacoma pickups from 2005-9.

Continue reading Toyota Recalls Nearly 700,000 Vehicles for Potential Brake Light and Air-Bag Failures