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Official: Toyota recalling 1.1M Corolla and Matrix models over stalling fears *UPDATE

by Steven J. Ewing (RSS feed) on Aug 26th, 2010 at 2:54PM

Toyota has been in the hot seat this year for its high-volume safety recalls, has issued yet another action that covers its 2005-2008 model year Corolla sedans and Matrix hatchbacks. Approximately 1.13 million vehicles are affected by a problem which could cause the 1ZZ-FE 1.8-liter four-cylinder engine to stall. Three accidents have been reported thus far, though Toyota hasn't confirmed that these incidents were indeed caused by this engine stalling issue. To fix this problem, Toyota will replace the engine control modules on the recalled vehicles starting in mid-September. Owners will... Read More

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