Toyota Tacoma Recalled For Possible Stalling Issue

Toyota Tacoma Recalled for Possible Stalling IssueToyota is recalling certain Tacoma models and approximately 32,000 trucks are affected.

The recall involves model year 2016 and 2017 Toyota Tacoma V6 pickup trucks in the U.S., with the vehicles having an engine crankshaft timing rotor that could have been produced with excessive anti-corrosion coating. As a result, the crank position sensor could malfunction and may the Tundra to display a Malfunction Indicator Light, run roughly, misfire, or in some instances, stall. A stalling condition while the vehicle is traveling at higher speeds may increase the risk of a crash.

Japan To Seek Breakthrough On Abduction Issue

Japan to seek breakthrough on abduction issueJapan's government plans to seek cooperation from China and other countries to make a breakthrough on the issue of abductions of Japanese nationals by North Korea.
In May 2014, the governments of Japan and North Korea agreed that Pyongyang would hold an investigation into the fate of known abductees and other missing Japanese. But official bilateral negotiations have been stalled since October of that year.

2016 Toyota Prius Recalled For Airbag Issue

2016 Toyota Prius Recalled for Airbag IssueCertain 2016 Toyota Prius vehicles are being recalled to address an issue with their airbags.
Not related to the ongoing massive Takata airbag recall, this issue affects approximately 7,600 units in the U.S. and involves a component in the airbag assembly that may have been improperly welded and/or misassembled.

Certain Lexus Rx 350 & Es 350 Models Recalled For Braking Issue

Certain Lexus RX 350 & ES 350 Models Recalled for Braking IssueLexus will recall certain 2016 RX 350 and 2016 ES 350 models due to an issue with the Brake Actuator assembly:
The involved vehicles are equipped with a Brake Actuator assembly that enables enhanced brake control functions including the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Traction Control (TRAC), and Vehicle Stability Control (VSC), among others.

Honda Recalls 2.23m Vehicles Because Of Airbag Issue

Honda Recalls 2.23M Vehicles Because of Airbag IssueHonda has added another 2.23-million vehicles to its massive Takata airbag recall.
This time around, the Japanese automaker is replacing the PSDI-5 driver front airbags from Takata in numerous models. According to Honda, no PSDI-5 inflator ruptures have been reported in Honda or Acura vehicles, but the recall is being conducted as a result of a recent Defect Information Report (16E-005) from Takata.

Nissan Altima Recalled Because Of Hood Issue

Nissan Altima Recalled Becaus of Hood IssueThe 2013-2015 Nissan Altima is being recalled due to an issue with its secondary hood latch.
A total of 846,000 units are possibly affected by the recall, which stems from the secondary hood latch binding and remaining in the unlatched position even when the hood is closed.

G-20 Leaders To Issue Antiterrorism Statement

G-20 leaders to issue antiterrorism statementLeaders from the Group of 20 major economies began coordination Sunday to express their condemnation of the Paris attacks and commitment to preventing further terrorism in a separate statement from an overall communique of their annual summit.

Japanese Photographer And Syrian Husband Hope To Raise Awareness Of Refugee Issue

Japanese photographer and Syrian husband hope to raise awareness of refugee issueA Japanese photographer who is married to a former Syrian refugee hopes her new exhibition will shed light on the plight of refugees displaced by the ongoing conflict in the Middle East.
Yuka Komatsu's exhibition in Tokyo will feature a number of photos taken in the Turkish town of Reyhanli near the nation’s border with Syria during a trip she made there with her husband, Radwan Abdullatif, in July and August.