Toyota owners have filed more than 60 acceleration complaints since having recall work done, news reports say.
Toyota recalls, investigations, and congressional hearings hurt the company and buoyed sales results of Honda, Ford, Hyundai, and others. But it could have been worse.
Toyota says a brief shift in its computerized braking system caused consumer concern. But consumer complaints show a potentially deeper problem.
With its Prius and Lexus recall, Toyota is gearing up to fix a software glitch for the braking system.
The 2010 Prius isn't one of the Toyota recall models, but it generated five times the complaints of any recalled 2010 Toyota.
In federal safety records, the 2010 Toyota Prius brake problem outstrips all other 2010 models in terms of driver complaints. Will it be added to the Toyota recall list?
More than 100 US drivers have complained to a federal agency about a Prius brake problem; Japanese drivers have filed 14 complaints. Toyota's woes deepen.