NHTSA investigating Toyota Camry Hybrid

NHTSA investigating Toyota Camry Hybrid

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), which is responsible for matters relating to traffic safety in the United States, investigating 30,000 units of the Toyota Camry Hybrid.

According to the organization, have received 59 complaints about brake problems, including multiple accidents caused by delayed braking, or cases requiring application of excessive force on the brake pedal. The affected models are 2007 and 2008.

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