The 81st Anniversary of the Manchurian Incident: Could It Be a Toyota Deathwatch in China?

In case you haven’t been paying attention to the international news front lately, perhaps being preoccupied with what’s going on with the American Presidential election, there’s been some rumblings about a Japanese backlash in China. More specifically, a number of increasing protests concerning the anniversary of the Manchurian Incident, when Japanese forces invaded China some 81 years…

Complete List of Toyota RAV4 Recalls 2002-2011

Ah, the Toyota RAV4…the original “cute-ute”. Originally introduced in 1994, it made its way to America in 1996, and changed the SUV landscape forever. During the time of Slick Willie and cheap gas, it nonetheless found its place in the automotive world, and prompted every other mainstream automaker to come out with its own version…

Disgruntled ex-Toyota IT Contractor Hacks into Website, Steals Information

Toyota’s United States manufacturing company has accused one of its former IT contractors of hacking into their supplier website and obtained sensitive information, to which Toyota claims could damage not only their relationships with their Tier 1 suppliers, but the company itself. They also claim that he had sabotaged their internal computer software. They have already…

Complete List of Toyota Camry Recalls 2002-2011

I have complied a complete recall list of the Toyota Camry, dating back to ten years ago. If you see your vehicle on here, and are unaware of whether or not the recall has been addressed and resolved, please contact your local Toyota dealer. There was a recall on the 2002 Toyota Camry that came with…

Complete List of Toyota Tacoma Recalls 2002-2011

I have a vested interest in compiling this list, as my own father-in-law drives an 2009 Toyota Tacoma, or the “Taco”, as it is affectionately known (subject to a few recalls, which I will inform him of shortly). Anyways, just like the Toyota Camry recall list, here is an extensive list of all of the…

Complete List of Toyota Corolla Recalls 2002-2011

The Toyota Corolla carries the distinction of the world’s best-selling car, dating all the way back to 1966, having sold well over 30 million cars worldwide. Here in the United States, it consistently ranks in the top ten, but most boring cars generally do. Vanilla sells (also, vanilla ice cream is a top seller…go figure). I’ve always…