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Report: Lexus preparing to recall 11,500 LS models globally over slow-to-return steering

by Chris Shunk (RSS feed) on May 19th, 2010 at 10:30AM

Bloomberg is reporting that Toyota will again be bit by the recall bug, this time due to steering problems with its Lexus LS 460, LS 460L, LS 600h and LS 600h L. The recall, reportedly announced by Toyota spokesperson Mieko Iwasaki, will cover 11,500 models globally, including 3,800 units in the States. The company says that some customers in Japan have complained that the front wheels don't turn to their original position quickly enough after executing a turn, and the issue is reportedly both mechanical and software related The reported recall comes just one month after the Lexus GX460,... Read More

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