DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling nearly 188,000 pickup trucks, SUVs and cars worldwide because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.
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Toyota says the air bag control computer can erroneously detect a fault when the vehicles are started. With a fault, the air bags may not deploy in a crash. The company wouldn’t say if the problem has caused any injuries.READ MORE: Anxiety, Then Relief At South Side Shoeshine Shop As Guilty Verdict Is Read Against Derek Chauvin In Death Of George Floyd
Toyota will notify owners and dealers will update the air bag control software. The recall is expected to begin October 22.
Toyota says the recall covers about 185,000 vehicles in North America and 2,600 in other markets.MORE NEWS: 2 CPD Officers Hurt In Collision Involving Police Vehicle, Jeep
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