View Full Version : The Hits Just Keep Coming - Toyota halts sales of Lexus SUV

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04-14-10, 06:03 AM
Toyota Motor Corp. told its dealers late Tuesday to temporarily stop selling its premium Lexus GX 460 SUV after Consumer Reports urged people not to buy the vehicle because of a potential rollover risk.

Toyota spokesman Mike Michels said the Japanese automaker was reacting quickly to the magazine's warning.

The automaker has been criticized -- and faces a record fine from U.S. safety regulators -- for reacting too slowly to complaints about its vehicles.

The Detroit News (http://www.detnews.com/article/20100414/AUTO01/4140378/1148/auto01/Toyota-halts-sales-of-Lexus-SUV)