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Lexus GX Recalls

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    Video: Lexus GX recall remedy in action
    2010-04-21

    Toyota announced a voluntary recall on Monday for some 9,400 Lexus GX 460 SUVs for wheel slippage that could occur during high speed turns. The company acted quickly in stopping sales of the GX after Consumer Reports gave the SUV a Do Not Buy rating following its own tests that showed the big SUV had trouble maintaining composure during high speed ...

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    DetNews: Toyota recalling Lexus GX to address rollover concern [*UPDATED*]
    2010-04-19

    The moment Lexus GX owners have been waiting for since Consumer Reports first blacklisted the SUV last week has finally arrived – Toyota has recalled the vehicle. According to The Detroit News, the Japanese manufacturer will announce the move later this afternoon, and the recall is expected to cover around 5,000 vehicles currently on the road. As ...

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    Report: Toyota confirms Lexus GX handling issue, hoping to isolate issue soon
    2010-04-17

    Toyota engineers in Japan have apparently replicated the lift-throttle oversteer problem recently found by Consumer Reports on the new 2010 Lexus GX460 and are working on a fix. Toyota spokesman Bill Kwong has confirmed the existence of the handling problem to The New York Times. According to the NYT, as soon as CR discovered the problem, they ...

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    Toyota reportedly testing all of its SUV's stability control systems
    2010-04-15

    Further proof that Toyota is taking Consumer Reports' recent test and subsequent Do Not Buy rating of its Lexus GX 460 sport utility vehicle seriously is a report from AutoWeek that the Japanese giant is testing all of the stability control systems used on every single one of its SUV models. Toyota took the decisive action of issuing a stop sale on its ...

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    Toyota may be readying fix for Lexus GX 460 safety concerns as NHTSA begins investigation
    2010-04-15

    That was fast. Just two days after Consumer Reports issued a "Do Not Buy rating "on the new Lexus GX 460 upon finding that it was possible to trip up the standard electronic stability control and initiate a potentially dangerous mid-corner tail-out drift of the big SUV, Toyota reportedly has a fix for the issue. According to Japan's Nikkei daily, ...

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    Toyota issues stop sale on 2010 GX 460 [*Updated w/video]
    2010-04-13

    It seems Toyota's learned a few things from its recent spate of recalls – react quickly, react decisively and repeatedly reassure customers that their safety is a top priority. To that end, Toyota has issued a stop sale on the 2010 Lexus GX 460 after Consumer Reports deemed the SUV a safety risk earlier today and added the 'ute to its "Do Not Buy" ...

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