Toyota said it did not immediately know how many vehicles were affected
Michelin says the recall is being issued because an increasing number of the tires are experiencing tread loss, rapid air loss or both
Plans to recall 23,000 minivans, 4,800 SUVs over inadvertent airbag deployment complaints
Axles can fail and SUVs can lose power.
Automaker wants “to provide additional measures to supplement the safety of its vehicles”
Dispute with National Highway Traffic Safety Administration could be decided in federal court
Company says production error could lead to decreased brake assistance over time
Affected models include the Jeep Patriot and Wrangler from model years 2010 and 2012; 63,800 are in Canada.
Applies to some Prius, Lexus vehicles manufactured in 2009
Affected models include the Fusion, Explorer, Taurus, Flex, Police Utility and Police Interceptor