Toyota Recalls More Vehicles To Fix Gas Pedals

Toyota is recalling millions more vehicles because of problems with accelerator pedals. The recall includes the Camry, Corolla and Avalon models. It comes just months after the Japanese automaker recalled 4.2 million vehicles over concerns that accelerator pedals could become lodged under floor mats.

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MONTAGNE: Toyota is recalling millions more vehicles again, because of problems with accelerator pedals. It's the second massive recall for Toyota in four months. The last recall was because of accelerator pedals getting stuck under floor mats. This new recall for Camry's and other sedan and truck models involves the gas pedal itself. Toyota says overtime, in some cases, the pedal becomes harder to press down or doesnt return to its normal position.

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