Toyota recall involves nearly 2.2 million vehicles. US government closes investigation with latest Toyota recall.
Lexus recall may affect 245,000 U.S. cars with a potential fuel leak.
A Toyota recall involves a brake-fluid problem on 740,000 Avalons, Highlanders, and Lexuses sold in the US.
Toyota recall includes more than 400,000 Avalons and Lexus LX 470 vehicles in the US. It is the automaker's second voluntary recall this month.
This week Toyota announces new safety measures. But another recall and news that its research firm altered documents requested in a government probe have some consumer advocates questioning whether the automaker is serious about safety.
With its Prius and Lexus recall, Toyota is gearing up to fix a software glitch for the braking system.
Federal investigators are looking at Toyota's electronic throttle system as a possible cause for the sudden acceleration that has led to a global recall. Toyota insists sticky gas pedals are the problem.