Another Toyota Recall Suit Alleges Electronic Defects

Law360, New York (March 3, 2010, 12:58 PM EST) -- Toyota has been hit with another class action alleging the electronic throttle control system in its vehicles is to blame for the unintended acceleration that forced the automaker to recall millions of vehicles in January.

The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan on Tuesday, the same day Toyota executives told U.S. Senate leaders during a hearing that the vehicles' electronics were not to blame for the unintended acceleration.

Toyota has maintained that the problem is caused by sticky...
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