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Largest US Auto-Related Recalls

Toyota has recalled more than 8 million vehicles worldwide since October, with  5.6 million of those in the United States, making it one of the largest US auto-related recalls of all time.In April, the company agreed to a record $16.4 million fine for its slow response in recalling vehicles due to a problem with sticking gas pedals — the equivalent of a little more than $2 for every vehicle the company sold around the globe in 2009. It's a big and costly recall for Toyota. But how does it compar

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Largest US Auto Recalls

Toyota has recalled more than 8 million vehicles worldwide since October — 5.6 million of those in the United States — making it one of the largest US auto-related recalls of all time.

In April, the company agreed to a record $16.4 million fine for its slow response to the sticking gas pedals — the equivalent of a little more than $2 for every vehicle the company sold around the globe in 2009.

So how does the Toyota recall compare to other major recalls? Here, we break down the largest US auto-related recalls of all time.

By Constance PartenPosted 06 May, 2010

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