Recalls for Lexus and Crown Luxury

Posted by Elizabeth Stewart - email

(WFLX) - Toyota has started recalling Lexus and Crown Luxury vehicles in Japan. Toyota says actions in overseas markets will follow soon.

The world's top automaker told the Japanese government that it's recalling almost 92,000 vehicles in Japan for flaws in the valve springs.

The defect could make the vehicle stall while it's moving.

The problem affects some 270,000 vehicles around the world.

About 138,000 of the Lexus vehicles are in the U.S.

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