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870k Toyotas recalled for spider-related problem - Oct. 17, 2013


Oct 17, 2013 ... The Toyota Avalon is among the cars being recalled for a problem in which a blocked drainage tube could lead to an airbag ... In some cases, the problem was caused by spiders. ... Gallery - Five really good big cars. So far ...

Are Spiders to Blame for Big Toyota Recall?


Oct 18, 2013 ... Toyota has announced another recall - this one for 870000 cars. ... Reports indicate that the spiders' webs can create a blockage in drainage ...

Toyota recalls 870K vehicles to check for spider webs blocking AC unit


Oct 18, 2013 ... Blame it on the spidersToyota is. The car manufacturer said it will recall 870000 vehicles to check whether the ... Drivers would see the airbag warning light up, and in worst-case scenarios, the bag might actually deploy.

Toyota Recalls 870,000 Cars Because Of Freaking Spiders - Jalopnik


Oct 18, 2013 ... The airbag explodes in your face. Who's to blame? Spiders, of course! Toyota, however, is working on a fix for this creepy, eight-legged Avalon ...

Spiders force Toyota to recall 800,000 vehicles | The Verge


Oct 18, 2013 ... Toyota has announced a voluntary recall of some 803000 cars due to airbags ... and the blame appears to be spiders inside the air conditioning units. ... In all cases, spiders were a common factor — but given the very limited ...

Experts: Spiders infesting recalled Mazdas are 'common' - USA Today


Mar 4, 2011 ... Mazda's decision to recall 65916 sedans because spiders can ... It turns out the particular spider blamed for the costly webs that can ... The yellow sac spider "is a very common spider to encounter inside of a home ... Mark Phelan: 2014 Toyota Highlander welcomes families with plenty of space and features.

Happy Arachtober! There Are Spiders in Your Car | WIRED


Oct 18, 2013 ... This massive car recall from Toyota left out one important detail: SPIDERS. ... and a resulting leak is blamed for shorts causing three airbag misfires and ... than actually collecting and identifying the spider species responsible.

Toyota reaches $1.2 billion settlement to end probe of accelerator ...


Mar 19, 2014 ... After the accident, Toyota eventually recalled millions of vehicles ... had been addressed by the recall, blaming floor mats that accidentally trapped the depressed gas pedals of cars and trucks. .... A very bad sign for all but America's biggest cities ... Spider Solitaire is known as the king of all solitaire game...

Do Spiders Love the Smell of Gasoline in the Morning ...


Aug 27, 2014 ... This happens to my truck and is the reason it smells swampy (though I don't know whether to blame spiders or messy trees). Toyota recalled ...

The Spider-Infested Mazdas Are Back - Bloomberg


Apr 7, 2014 ... March 27: Toyota Motor recalls 119,000 Avalons over short-circuits that ... blamed for 13 deaths—is fairly common on the federal recall list. In February, BMW and Honda Motor recalled 11,500 motorcycles for this very reason.

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Toyota recall: Spiders are causing airbag problems - CSMonitor.com


Oct 18, 2013 ... Toyota recall involves 885000 vehicles with leaky air conditioning filters that could cause problems with airbags. In some cases, spiders may be ...

Toyota recalls almost a million cars because SPIDER WEBS could ...


Oct 23, 2013 ... Toyota has recalled 885,000 cars for the unlikely reason that spider webs can cause ... This is not the first time that spiders have been blamed for car recalls. ... Spiders really are getting bad rep at the moment aren't they?

Spiders Give Toyota Owners Reason For Arachnophobia - Autoblog


Oct 21, 2013 ... Spiders are to blame for Toyota's recall of more than 800000 vehicles last week, ... "It's a very rare occurrence, but a spider can get into the air ...