Toy­ota be­gins re­call of Lexus, Crown cars

Austin American-Statesman - - MONDAY BRIEFING -

TOKYO — Toy­ota has started re­call­ing Lexus and Crown lux­ury ve­hi­cles in Ja­pan over an en­gine de­fect in the lat­est set­back for the au­tomaker, which is be­set with qual­ity prob­lems. Toy­ota Mo­tor Corp. said ac­tions in over­seas mar­kets will fol­low soon. The world’s top au­tomaker told the govern­ment to­day it is re­call­ing 91,903 ve­hi­cles in Ja­pan for flaws in the valve springs. The de­fect could make the ve­hi­cle stall while it is mov­ing. About 138,000 of the Lexus ve­hi­cles are in the U.S.

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